Seaside Pirates – Club of the Year 2013

Today at the NSW Masters AGM Pirates were named the Club of the Year for 2013. This is awarded each year to the club who win the most points in various criteria, including percentage of members competing in State Championships, Relay Meet, BPS meets, number of officials on pool deck at each carnival, reports, website, facebook, club uniform, Endurance swims and various others. Continue reading “Seaside Pirates – Club of the Year 2013”

Pirates in the World Top 10

Congratulations to the following Pirates who were named in the World Top 10 in 2013:

  • Georgi Kinsela – 50m breast, 100m breast and 200m breaststroke
  • Greg Phillips – 100m freestyle (short and long course)
  • Darren Paton, Richard Upton, Staffan Wensing, John Bates – 160 4x100m freestyle relay
  • Darren Paton, John Bates, Peter Kerr and Staffan Wensing- 160 4x50m freestyle relay
  • James Watson, Peter Kerr, John Bates and Darren Paton – 160 4x 50m medley relay
  • Cathy Codling – 50m freestyle, 100m freestyle
  • Mitchell Patterson – 50m fly, 100m fly
  • John Bates – 50m fly

Congratulations we are very proud of your achievements.

Thanks, Paul!

Paul Slater

This was posted on the Masters Swimming Australia Facebook page…

This week MSA are celebrating National Volunteer Week and one of our fantastic volunteers is Masters Swimming NSW’s Paul Slater.

Paul has held many volunteer positions on the Seaside Pirates Masters Swimming Club committee – President, Secretary and at present he is the treasurer of the club. Continue reading “Thanks, Paul!”