Thursday
Sep132018

Calendar - Education Courses & Life Saving Award Proficiency dates 2018-2019  

Education and Skills Maintenance/Proficiency Calendars

All patrolling members please note - 2018/2019 Lifesaving Season Induction and Briefing (Requirement for all patrolling members to attend including Patrol and Vice Patrol Captains) 16th September 2018.

Pass the word around make sure all our members know about these dates. Club emails & surfguard text msgs have gone out!

See calendars below for more details.

Any enquiries or participants wish to book into new courses please email Director of Education Jamie Caldwell jamie.caldwell7@bigpond.com

Wednesday
Aug292018

Zara Sharman - named in SLSNSW U18 Development Tour NZ

Congratulations to one of our talented surf sports athletes ZARA SHARMAN👏🏊‍♀️

TALENTED TEENS TO TOUR NEW ZEALAND

Surf Life Saving NSW is pleased to confirm the selections for the 2018 NSW U18 Pool Rescue Development team to tour New Zealand in October.

The 9-strong team of talented 16-18 year olds will travel to Auckland to compete at the New Zealand Pool Rescue Championships to be held at the Sir Owen G Glenn National Aquatic Centre at AUT Millennium.

This tour is a great stepping stone for younger athletes to progress in the sport of Pool Rescue and be given a pathway to representative team opportunities in surf lifesaving.

The New Zealand Pool Rescue Championships are one of the most competitive in the world. Successful athletes will not only be competing against some of the best pool rescue athletes but will also gain tuition through top level coaching.

Athletes and Team Management will leave Sydney’s shores from 11 October with the Championships to be held from October 12-14. The squad will participate in a number of pre-tour training sessions in the coming month.

2018 NSW U18 Pool Rescue Development Team:
Zara Sharman - Bulli SLSC
Emily Curran - Caves Beach SLSC
Joseph Warne - Cudgen Headland SLSC
Lexi Harrison - Newport SLSC
Jordan Lefevre - Newport SLSC
Kaylah Holmes - Umina Beach SLSC
Kirsten Miller - Umina Beach SLSC 
Lachlan Braddish - Umina Beach SLSC
Blake Hessel - Umina Beach SLSC

Team Management 
Head Coach – Susan McCaughtrie
Team Manager - Max Gonzalez

#nswrep
#nztour
#congratszara

Wednesday
Aug292018

SLSA Long Service Awards - John Meehan OAM & Jeffery Horne

Congratulations JOHN MEEHAN OAM 60 Years SLSA Long Service Award & JEFFREY HORNE 50 SLSA Long Service Award👏

Both gentleman were presented with their respective pin & framed certificate at our 2018 AGM on Sunday 26 August.

John joined in 1957/58 season gained Qualifying Cert in 1957 & Bronze in 1959. The Meehan family name has a long & proud history in the club. John has held positions including Vice Club Captain, Publicity Officer, First Aid Officer, Judicial Committee. Assisted with fund raising including life savers appeal & bulli workers raffle. John has been a respected beach official at local, state & australian carnivals. John is a Life Member of SLSI, SLSNSW & SLSA.

Jeffrey or 'Fog' as he is known is a well liked colourful member of our club. He trained hard, raced hard & well you know partied hard🤗. As a younger member he rowed in some great boat crews, winning Illawarra NSW & Australian medals - notably 3rd 1984 NSW Open Boat & 3rd 1990 AUS Reserve Boat. Represented Illawarra & NSW. Jeff is a Life Member of Bulli SLSC. Hard working member holding positions social organiser, club captain, senior vice president, deputy president & president (9 years).

Well done John & Jeff👏 thoroughly deserved!

#bullislsc
#60yrsjohnmeehan
#50yrsjeffhorne

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John Meehan OAM (left) with Club President Keith Caldwell
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Jefffrey Horne (left) with Club President Keith Caldwell 
Wednesday
Aug292018

2018 Annual General Meeting - Directors & Committee Members 

Our 2018 AGM was held on Sunday 26 August in our club rooms at the surf club. Members voted & pleased to announce our 2018-2019 Board of Directors & Management Committee;

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
President: Keith Caldwell
Deputy President: Dean Dudley
Director of Administration: Paul Hennessy
Director of Finance: Greg Miller
Director of Life Saving: Markus Meier-Lindner
Director of Education: Jamie Caldwell 
Director of Surf Sports: Michael Locke
Junior Chairperson: Shawn van Duin

MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE 
•Administration Officer: Maria Caldwell
•Members Services Officer: Rebecca Colquhoun 
•Support Services Officer: Dave Kohler
•Life Saving Officers: Jamie Thorpe & Nathan Flint
•Boat Captain: Adam Barlow
•Bronze Holders: Simon Jones Noel Freeman & Lincoln Costello

Welcome to our 2 new Directors Markus & Mick, both experienced lifesavers who will do a great job.

Massive thankyou to Scott (5 years) & Barry (2 years) on the roles & support you gave to our club. Life Saving & Surf Sports are 2 important sections within our club, Scott & Barry did an outstanding job, both unfortunately due to family & work commitments decided not to stand again, but in saying that both will still be active in the club.

#agm
#newdirectors
#season20182019

Tuesday
Aug282018

Education Courses & Proficiency /Skills Maintenance dates 

Education and Skills Maintenance/Proficiency Calendars

All patrolling members please note - 2018/2019 Lifesaving Season Induction and Briefing (Requirement for all patrolling members to attend including Patrol and Vice Patrol Captains). 16th September 2018.

See calendars below for more details.

Any enquiries or participants wish to book into new courses please email Director of Education Jamie Caldwell jamie.caldwell7@bigpond.com