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2019 / 2020 GS Aquatics Club Awards

2019-20 GS AQUATICS CLUB AWARDS HONOUR BOARD

END OF SEASON AWARD CRITERIA DESCRIPTIONS (AS AT 15TH MAY 20)

NATIONAL TEAM
Members of this team have performed at an elite level whereby swimmers successfully achieved at or below the qualifying time at a recognised meet to be eligible to compete at the Hancock Prospecting Australian Age Championships scheduled in April 2020 at the HBF Stadium, W.A.

MOST IMPROVED MEMBER
This award is presented to the swimmer whose time improved the most from the ‘first time’ they swam at Club night to their personal best time at Club Nights during the season.

AGE CHAMPIONS
This award is presented to swimmers aged 8-15yrs+ who competed in all four 50m strokes and 100m Ind.Medley at the Club Championships. Points are awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd for each event with the winner being the swimmer with the highest number of points:
➢ 1st place – 5 points
➢ 2nd place – 3 points
➢ 3rd place – 1 point

ENCOURAGEMENT AWARD
These Awards are presented to the swimmers who made great progress with their times and showed commitment to their training and Club Nights.

CLUB SPIRIT AWARD
This award is presented to the Swimmer who showed great loyalty to the Club over the season and is known to be friendly and encouraging to all other Club members.

RISING STAR
These Awards are presented to the swimmers who are committed to training and are progressively achieving results when competing at local, regional and state meets.

DAWN FRASER CLUB NIGHT AWARD
This award is presented to the swimmer based on the highest commitment to Club Night participation and most improvement of all strokes at Club Night events as well as having a good attitude towards the Club, coaches and training. The recipient is the swimmer with the highest number of points. The points are based on the following:
➢ 1 point for attendance and participation.
➢ 1 point for time improvement up to 1 second.
➢ 3 points for time improvement up to 3 seconds.

DAWN FRASER MEDAL
This Award is presented to the ‘most outstanding’ GS Aquatics club swimmer who has represented the club at the highest level at a variety of recognised State and National swim events.
> Click here to view the criteria that was used to determine the recipient of this award.

Exciting times ahead!
Remember warm-up begins at 5pm

Swimmers are free to compete in as many events as they feel. Generally, there will be three different stroke events on offer each week. For the younger swimmers 12.5m events are offered and 25m as standard, moving up to 50m events when qualifying times are met consistently.

Our Noosaville Swim Club offers sausage sizzle, available for a nominal cost and is run on a roster style basis by volunteer parents.

All children who attend GS Aquatic Swim Club nights must have in attendance a parent, responsible for their supervision. If a parent is unable to attend, arrangements must be made for another responsible person to accept the supervision of the child concerned.

Wet Weather
In the event of extreme weather conditions such as torrential rain, thunder and/or lightening, swim club is generally cancelled. This season, to assist with spreading the word in the event of a cancellation, check our Facebook page will be used to advise if Club Night is cancelled.

Tuesday night is Club race night!
Come along and ‘Rock the Blocks’ with us

GS Aquatics Swim Club offers a free Tuesday race night for all club members. Race night provides swimmers with the opportunity to race against the clock in a variety of strokes. Times are recorded and each week swimmers can try to improve their individual times in a fun, competitive environment.

Starting at approx 5pm, swimmers receive a fun warm-up with a few dive practises from inspirational coach, Peter Diamond, before the competition begins.

Results and improvements in times from race night help swimmers to challenge for prestigious Club awards at the end of each swim season.

Club race night is an awesome experience and not one to be missed….
Race night is all about fun and provides kids with a platform to trial competitive swimming safely.

When: Every Tuesday night of Term 1 and Term 4.
Where: Good Shepherd Pool, 115 Eumundi Rd, Noosaville (pool entrance at the rear of the College).
What time: Warm-up 5pm for a 5:30pm start.

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