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September Update
The new swimming season commences on 1st October.  We know you're probably wondering what's happening with competitions in the new season, well so are we!    We are trying very hard to ensure both the SMNE LC Distance Meet and the SMNE LC Summer Champs can continue to run.  At this stage, we have to follow very strict participant guidelines and we are working to ensure we can bring these carnivals to all our members in a COVID Safe environment.    Swimming NSW will...
COVID-19 UPDATE 19 August 2020
Additional recommendations for community sport came into effect this week (from 19 August 2020) and will remain effective for a period of six weeks (until 30 September 2020).   These recommendations are as follows: Cease activities that result in the mixing of participants and staff from different regions, for example by ceasing zone, regional or state championships or competitions Cease any activities that result in overnight stays (e.g. multi-day training camps) due to increased risk of ...
2020 AGM 26 August
Please click the links below to find the relevant documents for the upcoming 2020 AGM.   2020 Notice of motion Proposed new Constitution Proposed new By Laws 2019-2020 Annual Report  
COVID-19 SAFETY PLANS
  Clubs please note the recent UPDATE to NSW Sport COVID Safe Plan for sporting competitions and full training activities. Effective JULY 17th.   As a result of rising case numbers in NSW , COVID-19 Safety Plans for community sport organisations have been updated by the Office of Sport and NSW Health .   Sport and recreation organisations will be required to ‘take all reasonable steps to minimise the number of spectators attending community sport events’. Ensure processes are in ...
MNE Team Leaps into 1st Place again!
February 29th saw Metro North East 'leap' into 1st place at the 2020 NSW Speedo Sprint Finals held at SOPAC!   Congratulations to the 101 Swimmers who represented MNE yesterday at the Speedo Sprint Finals. One of 12 Areas within NSW and a small selection of the nearly 1000 swimmers, our fabulous young swimmers competed in 184 individual events and 8 relays at the action packed, stadium filled SOPAC.   Sporting new t-shirts and caps our 13 & unders wowed the crowd with 38 podium fi...
2020 SMNE Speedo Sprint Heats/13U Sprint Meet
This year the 2020 SMNE Speedo Sprint Heats were combined with the 13/U Sprint Meet.      Thank you for your support of another successful 13U Meet with lots of PBs and happy faces. Added bonus that we were able to shelter from the 40+ temperatures outside for the better part of today!  Thank you to the many awesome Volunteers, within our Area and outside of our Area. Your time is very much appreciated and we can't run our meets without you!  Thank you to all the Techni...
2018/19 SMNE JX Legends!
2018/19 JX Legends   Congratulations to the following SMNE JX Legends! This level is awarded to swimmers who achieve a GOLD award for 5 years or more, or are aged 15 and 16 years old and raced at the 2019 Australian Age Championships. These swimmers have been given special recognition on the Swimming Australia website  on the Junior Excellence Legends Honour Board.  ?? Samantha Cox (Abbotsleigh) Abby Feurtado (Abbotsleigh) Abby Hartshorne (Abbotsleigh) Grace Michell (Abbotsleigh)...