Club Championships 8.00 am Sunday 8th March 2020

Swanny Club Championships will be held on Sunday 8th March 2020 at Swanbourne Beach starting at 8.00 am. A presentation may follow the events.

(Rescue Tube Race events are proposed to be held on Sunday 23rd February 2020 starting at 10.00 am.)

The program of events is :
8.00 am Draw for the order of the Ironman/Ironwoman legs
8.01 am ; 8.21 am ; 8.41 am The following three races shall be conducted in the order as drawn above:
Surf Race (400m Swim)*
Board Race*
Ski Race
9.00 am Beach Sprint
Beach Flags
10.00 am Run Swim Run * (Rescue Tube Race for Under 17 and Over 40 categories)
10.32 am Long Run*
12.34 pm (or earlier if we’re ready) Ironman / Ironwoman ^

*Events that form part of the New Bronze Medallion competition
^Ironman/Ironwoman is also Round 5 (or n + 1) of the Swanny Ironman Series

Detailed Program and Competitor ListingSwanbourne Nedlands SLSC Club Championships 201920 Rev 2  

Competitors must be qualified to start by being financial and have completed proficiency and patrol requirements of the Club relevant to their membership category. You must have made up any missed patrol hours.

Prizes may be presented to winners of the above events in the following age groups: U14, U15, U17, U19, Open, Veterans, Men & Women.

Club Championship events shall be conducted in accordance with the current SLSA Australian Surf Sports Manual wherever possible. Any departure(s) from the current SLSA Australian Surf Sports Manual shall be determined by the Competition Manager and nominated to the Points Races Officer prior to the commencement of the Club Championships.

Points will be awarded in each event to determine the overall Club Champions in each of the above categories.

Entries are on the day. This is open to all Club members, so make sure your training program is in full swing.

Check out the defending Club Champions here –
SNSLSC Club Championships 201819 Under 14 Results
SNSLSC Club Championships 201819 Under 15 Results
SNSLSC Club Championships 201819 Under 17 Results
SNSLSC Club Championships 201819 Open Results
SNSLSC Club Championships 201819 NBM Results Rev 1
SNSLSC Club Championships 201819 Over 40 Results

See you on the starting line. Any queries to the Competition Manager – competition@swannysurfclub.org.au

Club Championships

The Club Championships are a “best on the day” intraclub competition, to see who is the Club’s best in each surf discipline.

Club Championships consist of eight core races:

· Run-Swim-Run 200m Run, 200m Swim, 200m Run
· Long Run 1200m
· Long Swim 400m
· Surf Board Race 700m
· Beach Sprint
· Surf Ski Race 700m
· Beach Flag
· Ironman / Ironwoman Swim, Board and Ski legs with the ordered determined by a draw.

The Club Championships are conducted in accordance with the following By-Laws

2.2 Club Championships
The Club shall conduct a Club Championships annually during the season.
Club Championship events shall be conducted in the following categories or as determined by the Competition Manager.
Open Male
Open Female
Junior (Under 19) Male
Junior (Under 19) Female
Cadet (Under 17) Male
Cadet (Under 17) Female
Youth (Under 15) Male
Youth (Under 15) Female
Youth (Under 14) Male
Youth (Under 14) Female

Veteran (Over 40) Male
Veteran (Over 40) Female
Members shall compete in no more than two categories, one of which shall be Open, and shall nominate these categories to the Race Officer prior to the commencement of the Club Championships. Under 15 Members shall compete in the Under 15 category only. Under 14 Members shall compete in the Under 14 category only.

The Club Championship events would normally include:
Surf Race
Rescue Tube Race, for Cadet (Under 17) and Veteran (Over 40) categories only
Run Swim Run Race, for Junior (Under 19) and Open categories only
Beach Sprint
Long Run
Single Surf Ski Race
Surf Board Race
Beach Flags
Ironman/Ironwoman

Club Championship events shall be conducted in accordance with the current SLSA Australian Surf Sports Manual wherever possible. Any departure(s) from the current SLSA Australian Surf Sports Manual shall be determined by the Competition Manager and nominated to the Points Races Officer prior to the commencement of the Club Championships.
Medallions shall be awarded to the winner of each event.

In addition, points will be awarded in each event to determine the overall Club Champions in each of the above membership categories. In the event of there being a tie, all tied competitors shall be deemed the winner.
The following points shall be allocated for all events:
1st place 12 points
2nd place 9 points
3rd place 6 points
4th place 4 points
5th place 3 points
6th place 2 points
All others 1 point.

2.3 Age Groups
For the purpose of determining an age group, competitors’ ages shall be calculated as at midnight on 30th September each calendar year. The age categories will be as follows:
13 years: U14 only
14 years: U15 only
15 and 16 years: U17 and/or Open
17-18 inclusive: U19 and/or Open
19-39 inclusive: Open
40 and above: Veteran and/or Open

2.4 Qualification for Events
Competitors in each event in Clauses 2.1, 2.2 and 2.5 must be qualified to start by being financial and have completed proficiency and patrol requirements of the Club relevant to their membership category.