Congratulations to all the swimmers that competed today at the Synchro NSW figure competition. Results can be found here: Synchro NSW Figure Results Dec 9, 2017
We are excited to welcome two new clubs to our community.
The Fleurieu aquatic centre may be far from NSW, but we are happy to support the growth of their new synchro program. Watch out for more information, programs are scheduled to start in January 2018.
Sydney has a very special synchro guest in town for vacation, Ona Carbonell. Ona is presently the most ionic synchronised swimmer in the world. Ona won a silver medal at the 2012 Olympics and won many International events. She has raised the profile synchronised swimming into mainstream sports in Spain, her home country. Ona is also a model and fashion designer. Check out the amazing links of Ona below
- Silver Medal Performance at 2012 Olympics
- Solo at Fina Worlds in 2015
- Her facebook site with tons of beautiful videos and ads
Synchro NSW is so excited Ona has agreed to say hello and do a show while she is in Sydney.
- Date: Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
- Location: North Sydney Olympic Pool, 4 Alfred St S, Milsons Point NSW 2061
- 7:00-7:30pm – Meet and Greet with Ona
- 7:30-7:45pm – Question and Answer with Ona
- 7:45-8:00pm – Olympic Synchro Trivia while the performers warm up
- 8:05pm – Junior Tech Duet
- 8:10pm – Junior solo
- 8:15pm – Ona’s Solo from Worlds 2018
- 8:20pm – 8:45pm (approximately) – Ona will demonstrate technical skills at the competitive level
- No entry fee
Let us know you are coming at firstname.lastname@example.org
We can’t wait to see you there!
Please see link below for the Hancock Prospecting Australian Synchronised Swimming and Open Age Group Championship 2018 September Bulletin
October 21st – JUDGE EVENT – Monte Sante Angelo Pool – Judge Coordinator Marina Kholod will be hosting a mini-clinic to help us all learn the new figures and technical elements 11am-3pm. Email synchronsw@gmail to confirm your attendance.
December 2nd – DISPLAY – Monte Sante Angelo Pool – the Emeralds are hosting their Holiday Display
December 9th – COMPETITION – Monte Sante Angelo – the Emeralds will be hosting the second Competitive Figure Competition of the season
December 6-10th – COACHING CLINIC – New Zealand is hosting a coaching clinic – click here for more information
January 25-28 – JUDGE EVENT – FINA Judging Clinic at AIS in Canberra – PENDING CONFIRMATION FROM FINA
New Zealand is hosting a FINA Synchro Development Clinic for Intermediate Coaches.
The dates are December 6 – 10, 2017, and the Clinic will be held at AUT Millennium Aquatic and Conference Centre, 17 Antares Place, Mairangi Bay, Auckland. It will comprise theory and practical sessions, aimed at Junior and Age Group swimmers. Rule changes from the 2017 FINA Synchro Technical Congress will be addressed, as well as other relevant topics.
The presenter is Julie Jasontek, Junior Team Head Coach for the Cincinnatti Synchrogaters, Ohio, USA. Julie’s Teams have had considerable competition success during her coaching tenure.
Attendance – please contact the email@example.com to confirm attendance, with a deadline for confirmation of November 1, 2017, to ensure we have an adequate supply of the resource materials.
There is no charge to attend the Clinic, but accommodation and transport arrangements are the responsibility of the attendees.
Accommodation arrangements. Please contact the hotel of your choice directly for enquiries and bookings.
We have three suggestions, the costs are similar, and depend on the room configuration – estimate $ 80 – $ 95 NZ per person per night, not including meals. The distances to the Clinic venue are similar – 12 – 15 minutes driving.
Aristotles North Shore Motel, 20C Link Drive, Sunnynook, Auckland ph 64 0800 666 716
Poenamu Hotel 31 Northcote Rd, Takapuna Auckland ph 64 – 9 – 914 3373.
Please let SSAI and Synchro NSW wales know if you are attending. Thanks