FASSSt is coming to Darwin Surf Club on Friday evenings commencing May 17th at 5:30pm. The Friday Arvo Social Surf Sport competition will kick of with surf boat races. Competitors, water safety and officials can earn points for their team by participating on a weekly basis. Surf club members will be randomly allocated to one of three teams upon attendance. The competition is open to all ages and abilities - social members welcome. Races will be based up SLSA's new "Super Surf: Team Challenge" competition format which includes handicap-style races. The schedule for the first four weeks is as follows:
May 17th - Surf Boats
May 24th - Beach Sprints
May 31st - Surf Skis
June 7th - Boards
Darwin SLSC will conduct Skills Maintenance Sessions on SUNDAY 16th JUNE at both Nightcliff and Casuarina Beach between 1500-1800 (3-6pm) - your choice generally, however SRC's please come to Nightcliff Beach. Assessors Bridget and Lee-anne will be at Nightcliff Beach and Rick and Benchy at Casuarina Beach
Active Members are encouraged to look up their own Members Portal account and view when they are proficient to.
Note there is a lot on for the club in June, including the Fannie Bay Swim Classic, this could be the final Skills Maintenance session offered for the season
Any enquiries please contact Bridget Riggs, Director of Education firstname.lastname@example.org
Darwin's Fannie Bay Swim Classic is the only open water ocean swim in Darwin and provides a social and community occasion that is focussed on the healthy sport of swimming. A major focus of the day is to encourage awareness that swimming is a lifelong sport and exercise, participation and competition is available for all age groups. In 2018 there were over 150 competitors, this is DSLSC largest fundraising event of the year.
Entrants can choose from a 1.2km or 2.1km course from East Point to the Trailer Boat Club. Minimum age 13yo