President Iain Watson congratulated all swimmers and coaches on their performances at the Australian Championships in Brisbane. Special congratulations to Josh Beaver and Jessica Hansen and Coach Scott Talbot on their selection onto the Australian Swim Team for the World Championships in Budapest, Hungary beginning on 23 July 2017 and to Madi Scott on her selection for the Para World Championships in Mexico City in September 2017.
Well done to all swimmers on their results at the Australian Age Swimming Championships in Brisbane last week. Special congratulations to Molly Batchelor and Kayla Costa on their selection onto the Australian Team to the World Junior Championships in Indianapolis beginning on 23 August 2017. Thank you to Jodie Wildes and the coaches for leading the team.
At the Board meeting:
- Ray Davis has recently announced his retirement and was acknowledged by the Board for his tireless work as a technical official.
- The preparations for the 2016/17 Presentation Evening are progressing well.
- The financial accounts were presented to the Board for the 9 months to 31 March 2017 and everything is tracking well.
Also at the meeting the new squad fees were approved and will be effective from 1 June 2017.