April 7, 2017

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SVI new rule re 11 & U swim suits

SVI put out the following correction to the attached directive: Change to Restrictions on Technical/Performance Suits for 11/U Swimmers In regards to the changes outlined in the previous email, please note that trunk style bathers, aqua short type cuts and mid thigh lengths bathers are allowable.

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April 7, 2017

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National Qualified Swimmers & Events

As we get towards the end of the season the main meets of the year are the Australian Open Championships and Australian Age Championships, both to be held in Brisbane in April, 2017. We are proud to announce the following swimmers have qualified to represent Traralgon at these Championships: Emily Beecroft (Multi Class) (17) Ruby […]

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April 5, 2017

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So Deserved!

It is always wonderful to see Traralgon swimmers acknowledged for their success (in and out of the pool) and Emily Beecroft has had quite a year.  Congratulations Emily; you make us proud. http://www.sport.vic.gov.au/news-and-events/sporting-legends-and-community-heroes-star-in-the-victorian-sport-awards 

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March 28, 2017

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Presentation 2017

The 2016/17 Annual Presentation will be held at the Premier Function Room on Grey Street in Traralgon on Saturday May 13 beginning at 4pm.  The Function Room will provide a delicious buffet dinner and dessert beginning at 6pm.  Swimmers and families may attend just the presentation or the presentation and dinner.  Dinner will be $26.50 […]

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March 20, 2017

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All Junior – The Numbers

Congratulations to swimmers, coaches and parents for the wonderful results at the Country All Junior Finals in Melbourne. Results follow: Swimmers – 42 Swimmers Who Made Finals – 35 Finals  – 73  Swimmers Who Won Medals – 14  Medal Tally – 25 10 Gold 10 Silver 5 Bronze All Junior Records – 1 Neisha Ablett […]

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March 5, 2017

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GIPPIES!

Thank you to all families, coaches and swimmers for a wonderful weekend.  The Clubs of Gippsland Swimming would have been grateful for all the hard work the club put into setting up and running the meet. It ran smoothly with all hands on deck from our end – thank you so much!  Particular thanks to […]

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February 12, 2017

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State Sprints

The Numbers: No. of Swimmers – 50 Finalists – 19 No. of Finals – 29 Medals 6 Gold 1 Silver 3 Bronze  Individual Achievements Molly Cargill (11)  – 3 finals – Gold – fly (31.64), Gold – free (29.45), Bronze – back (34.12) Sophie Waller (13) – 2 finals – Gold – fly (29.44), Gold […]

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February 12, 2017

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Congratulations Emily!!

Emily Beecroft (17) has had an amazing year.  In this past twelve months, Emily has broken a world record – in the 50m butterfly – won numerous awards and accolades and has competed at the Rio Paralympics, representing Traralgon and Australia with great distinction. In Multi-Class swimming, all performances are judged based on the proximity […]

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January 30, 2017

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Victorian Country Championships 2017 – Sale 2017 – The Numbers

An amazing meet for the Club with fantastic parental and crowd support, outstanding coaching and a brilliant team of swimmers who won our 17th title in 18 years. This is a new record breaking Bendigo and Traralgon’s record of 16 wins. GO TRARALGON!!! Bring on Shepparton 2018!! Points Score Club Girls Boys Total (including Mixed Relay […]

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December 15, 2016

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The Ford Report ~ States 2017

Congratulations to our State team ~ excellent result! Thank you and very best of luck to Mikaela Cornelissen and Alex Tsebelis who swam in their last meet for the club before jetting off to new experiences, new teams, new places.  Both have been outstanding competitors for the club and we wish them continued great swimming. […]

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