Sunday
Jul222018

Junior Election Meeting - Sunday 12 August 4pm Bulli Surf Club

JUNIOR ACTIVITIES ELECTION MEETING  SUNDAY 12 AUGUST 4PM AT BULLI SURF LIFE SAVING CLUB

Dear Members

This important meeting is scheduled for Sunday 12 August 4pm in the club rooms at Bulli Surf Life Saving Club. Please take the time to read this email as season 2018-2019 is fast approaching and we as a club pride ourselves as being a very well structured organisation leading into each season. 

The Junior Activities Section is known as Bulli Surf Life Saving Club Junior Activities and is a sub committee of of Bulli Surf Life Saving. The Junior Activities Committee through their Chairperson report to our Board of Directors.

The Board shall ensure that all aspects of Bulli Surf Life Saving Club Junior Activities including administration and duties of officers are in accordance with the Rules Regulations and Policies of the Club Surf Life Saving Illawarra, Surf Life Saving NSW and Surf Life Saving Australia.

The Junior Activities committee shall be responsible for the conduct and co-ordination of all matters relating to Junior Activities and provide Junior Activity members with an educational and teaching experience in a wide range of skills within the aquatic environment and to prepare Junior Activity members for their eventual transition to the patrol involvement of surf lifesaving.

The Junior Activities committee consist of

Junior Activities Chairperson 

Junior Activities Deputy Chairperson

Junior Activities Administration Officer/Secretary

Junior Activities Finance Officer/Treasurer

Junior Activities Member Services Officer/Registrar

Junior Activities Lifesaving Officer/Club Captain

Junior Activities Assistant Lifesaving Officer/Deputy Club Captain

Junior Activities Education Officer 

Junior Activities Surf Sports Administration Officer/Junior Competition Secretary

Of course there are other important roles that need to be filled as well including BBQ Coordinator Gear Stewards and Clothing Officer.

As the season progresses Age Managers & Water Safety personnel are also required to make sure that activities undertaken have quality control and safety for our kids participating.

So please have a think about how you can assist the club for this coming season you don't have to have kids involved to take on any role within the club. These roles & responsibilities are required to be filled to make sure that the junior activities section runs smoothly.  

If you feel that you could assist the junior activities section in a role & not sure what you need to do please don't hesitate to contact either one of us below to answer any of your questions.

Shawn van Duin 0425-265589 Junior Chairperson

Keith Caldwell 0414-258295 President

Paul Hennessy 0425-298418 Director of Administration 

Once you have decided to take on a role your nomination needs to be in writing as an email to Paul Hennessy our Director of Administration hennessys@tpg.com.au. If there are no nominations in writing at the meeting nominations can come from the floor of members in attendance at the meeting. 

 

Regards

Keith Caldwell

President  

Sunday
Jul222018

Zara Sharman & Holly Holmesby named in 2018 NSW Pool Rescue Team 

After some great performances at the recent SLSNSW Pool Rescue Championships ZARA SHARMAN U17 & HOLLY HOLMESBY U14 have been selected in the NSW Inter-State Team to contest the Interstate Championships at the upcoming Australian Pool Rescue Championships in South Australia.

Zara had an outstanding meet winning 2 Gold, 4 Silver & 2 Bronze in U17 & Open individual events. 1st in U17 200m Super Lifesaver & Open Female 100m Manikin Tow with Fins, 2nd U17 50m Manikin Carry, U17 100m Manikin Tow with Fins, U17 100m Rescue Medley, U17 50m Freestyle with Fins, 3rd U17 200m Obstacles & U17 100m Manikin Carry with Fins

Holly swam great as well collecting 1 Gold, 2 Silver & 2 Bronze medals 1st 50m Manikin Carry, 2nd 200m Obstacles, 2nd Line Throw, 3rd Female 4 x 50m Obstacle Relay & 3rd Female 4 x 50m Medley Relay

๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐ŸŠ‍โ™€๏ธ๐ŸŠ‍โ™€๏ธCongratulations ladies!

Thursday
Jul192018

3rd in SLSNSW Pool Rescue Championships Youth Point-Score 

Great results by our team of 19 athletes that competed at the 2018 SLSNSW Pool Rescue Championships @ Woy Woy.

It was a fun 2 days for all, some their first experience at pool rescue. 14 of the 19 athletes won medals, yes a bonus but to compete with your friends & achieving personal best times is what we strive for. Thankyou to our coaches, managers & parents that supported this weekend. Special thanks to our pool setters, time keepers. Big thank you to Josh Woodford our bus driver & Scott Gordon head pool setter.  

Individual:

U12 Brayden Woodford 1st 100m Obstacles, 1st 50m Brick Carry, 2nd 50m with fins
U13 Chelsea Jones 1st 50m Brick Carry, 2nd 50m Freestyle with fins, 2nd 100m Obstacles
U14 Holly Holmesby 1st 50m Manikin Carry, 2nd 200m Obstacles
U15 Jade Timbrell 2nd 50m Manikin Carry

U17 Zara Sharman 1st U17 200m Super Lifesaver & Open Female 100m Manikin Tow with Fins, 2nd U17 50m Manikin Carry, U17 100m Manikin Tow with Fins, U17 100m Rescue Medley, U17 50m Freestyle with Fins, 3rd U17 200m Obstacles & U17 100m Manikin Carry with Fins

Teams:

U12/U13 Patient Tow 2nd Chelsea Jones & Imogen James 
U14 Line Throw 2nd Holly Holmesby & Piper Kohler
U14 Line Throw 3rd Emily Gordon & Jade van Duin
U14/U15 Female 4 x 50m Obstacle Relay 3rd Jade van Duin, Jade Timbrell, Piper Kohler & Holly Holmesby
U14/U15 Female 4 x 50m Medley Relay 3rd Emily Gordon, Holly Holmesby, Jade Timbrell & Jade van Duin
U12/U13 Male 4 x 50m Medley Relay 3rd Caleb Sharman, Brayden Woodford, Zane Hammersley & Bowen Willebrands

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TOTAL CLUB MEDAL COUNT

โ˜†6 GOLD
โ˜†12 SILVER
โ˜†6 BRONZE

3rd place in the Youth Point-score 

#mysurflife
#statepoolchamps
#maroonandgold
#bullislsc

Monday
Jun252018

Surf Life Saving Illawarra Awards Club of the Year - BULLI SLSC 

What a great night at the Surf Life Saving Illawarra Awards of Excellence last Saturday night (23 June) at the Novotel North Beach.

25+ members celebrated BULLI SLSC being announced 'Illawarra Surf Life Saving Club of the Year'

Club President Keith Caldwell said, "Another great night for our club & its members. The Club of the Year award is for every single member from age 5 to 92 old, they all deserve this recognition & i am so pleased to see the reward for their commitment & passion towards building this club to what it is, a family friendly environment engaging in all aspects of a surf club administration, lifesaving, member development & education, surf sports & junior activities. One area i am proud of is our community engagement/involvement. We have some really outstanding members, this club is a big part of my life & family & which i am proud to be President."

Others awards on the night to our members included;

Surf Sports Club of the Year

Volunteer of the Year Keith Caldwell

Trainer of the Year Scott Gordon

Facilitator of the Year Jamie Caldwell

Surf Sports Team of the Year George Bass Surf Boat Marathon Crew

Junior Athlete of the Year Lucas Ottaway

Coach of the Year Scott Jones & Jake Hogarth

Highly Commended Young Athlete of the Year Zara Sharman

Sunday
Jun102018

2018 Surf Life Saving Illawarra Awards of Excellence - Club Nominations 

The 2018 Surf Life Saving Illawarra Awards of Excellence will be on Saturday 23 June Novotel Wollongong Northbeach.

The Awards of Excellence recognises and celebrates the outstanding achievements contributions and accomplishments of members and clubs in all aspects of Surf Life Saving for the 2017 2018 season.

Its also 100 Years celebration of the formation of the Illawarra Branch.

Ticket prices are:
Adults $85.00
Children 13-17 years $45.00
Children 0-12 years $35.00
6.30pm for a 7pm start
Dress Code is evening attire no jeans please

RSVP Tuesday 19 June. You can purchase your ticket by visiting https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=378543&

Once you have purchased your ticket if you could also send a message to bullisurfclub@gmail.com to advise our club of your attendance.

Congratulations to the following members who are our club nominations this year;

Club of the Year

Ted Marshall Life Saver of the Year Markus Meier-Lindner

Volunteer of the Year Keith Caldwell

Patrol Captain of the Year Scott Gordon

Junior Activities Volunteer of the Year Carmen van Duin

Trainer of the Year Scott Gordon

Facilitator of the Year Jamie Caldwell

Surf Sports Team of the Year George Bass Surf Boat Marathon Crew

Junior Athlete of the Year Lucas Ottaway

Young Athlete of the Year Zara Sharman

Coach of the Year Scott Jones & Jake Hogarth

Surf Sports Club of the Year

Patrolling Club of the Year

It has always been a great night and we try and get 2 tables of club members attending to support our nominees, plus those from other clubs.

#mysurflife
#slsiaoe
#bullislscnominations