Enrolment

Date Event
21 Jul 2019 Enrolment window opens
3 Aug 2019 Enrolment window closes
11 Aug 2019 Ballot complete
20 Oct 2019 Kit swap day. 10am-11am

Activities

Please be on the beach at 08:45 for registration at 8:55 and a start at 9. The main Nippers program finishes at 10am (with the optional "Champs" (the competitive element of Nippers!) continuing until about 10:30)

Week Date Action Championship event Set up and pack away Education program
1 27 Oct 2019 Opening day Beach run 5 Personal care and well being
2 3 Nov 2019 Normal program Flags 6 Basic rescue (tubes)
3 10 Nov 2019 Normal program Board paddle 11 Beach safety (part 1)
4 17 Nov 2019 Normal program Swim 4 Beach safety (part 2)
5 24 Nov 2019 Normal program Run/paddle/run 10 Surf awareness and skills
6 1 Dec 2019 Normal program Run/swim/run 8 Weather and beach conditions
7 8 Dec 2019 Normal program Ironkids: Swim/paddle/run 9 Revision of topics
8 15 Dec 2019 Carnivale day (optional) No championship 7 N/A
N/A 12 Jan 2020 Extra water activities (optional) N/A N/A N/A
9 26 Jan 2020 Back from holidays Beach run 5 Basic first aid
10 2 Feb 2020 Normal program Flags 6 Marine life
11 09 Feb 2020 Normal program Swim 7 Basic rescue (boards)
12 16 Feb 2020 Normal program Board Paddle 8 Rescues and carries
13 23 Feb 2020 Normal program Run/swim/run 9 Rescues and carries
14 1 Mar 2020 Normal program Ironkids: Swim/paddle/run 10+11 Rescues and carries
15 08 Mar 2020 Normal program and presentation day No championship 4 N/A

 

Key dates for the 2020-21 season

  • The ballot will be open from 20th July to 2nd Aug
  • The season will start on Sunday 24th Oct