Queensie Board Paddling and Surf Swim Training

QUEENSIE BOARD PADDLING & SURF SWIM TRAINING: JUNIORS & CADETS AND PARENTS STARTS THIS SUNDAY AT 9.30AM UNTIL 10AM. 

 

All Members our very talented Water Masters are commencing to train our JUNIORS from U8s UP and CADETS and PARENTS from this Sunday - all welcome.  

You need to ensure you have a HI VIS RASH VEST, WET SUIT and BOARD all ready to hit the water no later than 9.15am ass training commences 9.30am SHARP

 

Training will be conducted by Tim Hayes, Ian Poole, Dave Slennett and Ed Kwanten - here are some facts about our masters:

 

Tim Hayes

  • Former Australian Navy Clearance Diver
  • Member of SLSA since 1972 and with QSLSC since 2001
  • Accredited Coach.....been involved in coaching nippers, juniors, opens and masters competitors for over 20 years
  • Has been involved with coaching SNB InterBranch team for over 12 years
  • Founder of Combat Surf Ironman with Ian and Matt Poole
  • Masters competitor with medals at World, Australian, State and Branch Championships

 

Ian Poole

  • Member of QSLSC since 2002 and prior to that was a member of Dee Why SLSC
  • Accredited Coach.....been involved in coaching nippers, juniors, opens and masters for over 22 years
  • Has been the Club's Board and Ski Captain for several years
  • Founder of Combat Surf Ironman with son Matt Poole, current Nutri Grain Ironman Champion, and Tim Hayes
  • Masters competitor with medals at World, Australian, State and Branch Championships

 

Dave Slennett

  • Member of QSLSC since 2001
  • Has been granted the Distinguished Service Award for his service to coaching and competition
  • Accredited coach.....been actively involved with coaching juniors, opens and masters primarily in the ski discipline.
  • Has been the Club's Competition and Coaching Director for several years
  • Masters competitor with medals at Australian, State and Branch Championships

 

Ed Kwanten

  • Member of QSLSC since 1980
  • Awarded Life Membership in 2000
  • Accredited Coach as well as a Coach Assessor
  • Was NSW SLS Coach of the Year in 1996/97 and runner up the following season
  • Coaching at QSLSC since 1981 
  • Coach of the Branch team for some 20 years
  • Was Nippers Co-ordinator at QSLSC for some 10 years
  • Masters competitor with medals at World, Australian, State and Branch Championships


 

Tim Hayes

 

Ian Poole

Dave Slennett

Ed Kwanten