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Club Night this Thursday
Warm up 4.30, racing starts at 5pm.
2012/13 JX Results
The Swimming Australia Junior Excellence (JX) results are now available - click here to see your ranking!
A very big congratulations to all of our swimmers - West Coast Swim Club ranked 5th in Australia for Gold Star / Gold rankings. Click here to see the top 10 Club listing.
For further information on the Swimming Australia Junior Excellence program visit the Swimming WA website. Packs will be distributed later in the year.
2012/13 YPS Results
The Swimming Australia Youth Performance Squad (YPS) results are now available - click here to see your ranking. A very big congratulations to all of our swimmers.
The Australian Youth Performance Squad (YPS) is an exciting new initiative designed to reward swimmers aged 13-18 for their performances in the pool. The YPS is an extension of the Junior Excellence (JX) program which recognises and rewards 9-13 year olds. Similar to Junior Excellence, YPS rewards swimmers for achieving particular time standards set by Swimming Australia.
July Holiday Camp - Starts and Turns
The July Holidays Starts and Turns Camp is to further develop the swimmer's starts, turns and finishes in all four competitive strokes, as well as IM and relays. The camp will be run over four days from Monday 15-Thursday 18 July from 9am-11am at Challenge. Click here for further information and enrolment procedures.
Corporate Fundraiser - Framed Danny Green Boxing Gloves
Looking to increase your sponsorship donations prior to June 30? We have up for auction a framed and signed set of Danny Green boxing gloves, donated by Danny himself.
Short Course Meet Entries
The winter SC season has a number of manual entry meets - note that manual entries must be submitted via this website ONE WEEK prior to the closing date listed in the Almanac/Swimming WA Website.
For a list of meets and closing dates, see the Meet Entries page. Note that some meet entries close within the next two weeks.
The winter almanacs that have been ordered will be distributed shortly.
Winter Schedule & Targeted Meets
Click here for the May swimming schedule - please check your days and times carefully as most have changed.
Click here to download the targeted meets calendar (updated 17 May)
Merchandise & Fundraising
We have some great merchandise and fundraising initiatives at the moment - click here for more information.
Pool Deck News Updates
West Coast Swim Club has entered into a fundraising partnership with Hive Swimwear - for all of the details, including how to order, please see the Merchandise page.
HIVE SWIMWEAR ON SALE!!!!
As Hive say goodbye to the 2012/13 season, now is the perfect opportunity to grab some great swimwear bargains, limited sizes and styles available but certainly worth a rummage. Now is the time to buy… Check the Hive website at http://hiveswimwear.com remember to use the Swim Club coupon code; WCSC2013. If you’re not sure on the ordering process check the Merchandise page for an explanation on how to use the Hive online site. Every purchase made using our club coupon code earns the club $$$$.
West Coast is now able to offer training equipment for squad swimming. Please see the merchandise page for details.
WAIS High Performance Network Program Presentation
Many parents and swimmers attended the WAIS HPNP Presentation on 31 August. The presentation focussed on the Club's role in the program, which is scheduled for implementation later this year. Guest speakers were Swimming WA CEO Daniel Tackenberg and WAIS High Performance Swimming Manager Greg Hodge. A copy of their presentations are below:
West Coast AGM 13 September 2012
The report from the AGM held on 13 September is below: