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QLSC Twilight Meet 10-11 February 2017 – Information

Queanbeyan Leagues Swimming Club is running a twilight meet on 10 and 11 February 2017 as one of the last opportunities to qualify for 2017 NSW Country Championships, so come and race under the stars as they will at the next Commonwealth Games.

The meet will be over two evenings starting on Friday 10th February 2017 from 5.45pm to @ 9.15pm, then Saturday 11th February 2017 5.45pm to @ 9.15pm. The program offers 100m, 200m and a 400m event with qualifying times, and also includes 50m events that have no qualifying times, so Development level swimmers will also have the opportunity to participate.

The meet has online entries at the below link (entries close 10pm Sunday 5 February 2017):

https://connect.swimming.org.au/sal-wrap-public/workflows/MEMBER.EVENT.DETAIL&dbWorkflowKey=009993

Meet Flyer:

http://www.swimmingact.com.au/SwimmingACT/flyer/Queanbeyan%20Twilight%20Meet%2010-11%20Feb%202017%20Flyer.pdf

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Training 2017 – Starts – Jan 3rd

All squads will cease training on Friday 23 December for the Christmas break and training will recommence on Tuesday 3 January 2017.  

 

Training Calendar Updated

See Training Tab – Link

Club Nights 2016-2017 Series

QLSC  is again holding a Club night program over the summer season. Club nights are a great chance for families to get to know each other and for the swimmers to learn\practice racing with the people that they train with. It is a great relaxed setting with a BBQ every club night.

When: 6pm 26th October 2016 ( fortnightly Wednesday’s until Xmas – See calendar link below)

Where: Queanbeyan Aquatic Centre

Cost: Free for members, or invited guests

Family members are encouraged to come and support their swimmers by helping on the night. Family members are requested to assist in the conduct of club nights and an experienced committee member will be on hand for guidance. The roles do not require expertise or detailed knowledge, just a willingness to help.

Please click link for further Information:  2016-17 Club Night Season Information

Please click link for dates and events: 2016-17 Club Night Calendar

 If you have any questions regarding Club night’s or competitive racing please don’t hesitate to contact our Race Secretary (qlscracesec@gmail.com)

Download the Club Night Flyer for the Fridge – Club Night Flyer 2016-17

September School Holidays – Training and Annual Skill week

Please find below information regarding QLSC and Telopea squad training arrangements for the upcoming School Holidays.

In preparation for the summer season the coaches are conducting a skills week in the 2nd week of this coming school holidays.

Week 1 –  Saturday the 24th September till Saturday 1st October

Normal training times

Queanbeyan Pool  – Distance program focus

Girls Grammar Pool  – Challenge Week –  Open to all advanced and senior swimmers – 12 sessions 100+ Kilometres.

Week 2 – Skills Week –  Tuesday the 4th October to Friday the 7th October

Training times – Morning – As per Usual – at all Pools

No Afternoon training at Queanbeyan

 

ANNUAL SKILL WEEK (4-7 Oct)

All swimming levels are invited to attend. Returning swimmers (QLSC and Telopea) for the summer season are also welcome.

TIME: Session will be from 3PM TO 5PM

WHERE: Canberra Girls Grammar School Pool

Empire Circuit Deakin

(Corner of Melbourne Ave and Empire Circuit)