Upcoming Newquay SLSC Events:


NSLSC swim hats

20th August 2021 - 20th December 2022

Swim hats - these are mandatory for the pool. These are now available again. Please purchase via the shop tab and collect at the pool

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Youth Mount Kelly prep for nationals (April date for Cornish)

5th October 2022 - 5th April 2023
Mount Kelly Swimming centre

Youth Competition training for those attending nationals 26th November 1200-1400 3rd December 1200-1400 4th Feb 1200-1400 1st April 1200-1400 (prep for Cornish)

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Youth Xmas party

26th November - 12th December 2022
Pizza Express

Pizza Express 21st Dec 1745

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Seniors Mount Kelly prep for competition

28th November 2022 - 5th April 2023
Mount Kelly Swimming centre

Competition training 4th Feb 1200-1400(prep for nationals) 1st April 1200-1400 (prep for Cornish) 2 inside lanes at MK

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Nippers and Sandhoppers Christmas Party

21st January 2023
Newquay Trampoline Park

£7.95 per child Please bring a plate of party food to share Girls - savoury Boys - sweet All children must be accompanied by an adult 21st January 1500-1730

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Newquay SLSC

Newquay SLSC

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OUR MISSION STATEMENT
To promote water safety, develop beach life saving techniques and to encourage active participation in SLS competitions and SLSGB awards.

To provide facilities for exercise to all members regardless of their ability and to provide equality of opportunity within all aspects of club life.



Event History

Previous Events:


Seniors Mount Kelly prep for competition

28th November 2022 - 5th April 2023
Mount Kelly Swimming centre

Competition training 4th Feb 1200-1400(prep for nationals) 1st April 1200-1400 (prep for Cornish) 2 inside lanes at MK


Youth Xmas party

26th November - 12th December 2022
Pizza Express

Pizza Express 21st Dec 1745


Youth Mount Kelly prep for nationals (April date for Cornish)

5th October 2022 - 5th April 2023
Mount Kelly Swimming centre

Youth Competition training for those attending nationals 26th November 1200-1400 3rd December 1200-1400 4th Feb 1200-1400 1st April 1200-1400 (prep for Cornish)


Lifesaving and IRB Requals 2022

24th September 2022

Please read these details carefully and get in touch via lifesaving@nslsc.co.uk if you have any questions. Beach training will take place at Fistral Beach clubhouse on the Saturday 24th September. Timed swims for all but the IRB qualifications will take place on Tuesday 27th September. Your original certificate can be found by searching for "SLSGB" with whichever mailbox you registered (may be a parents) with SLSGB. This will have the date of issue and expiry of your awards. Please see below details of the shelf life of your awards. If any of your awards are due to expire between now and September 2023 then please enrol on this year's requalification's as there may not be another opportunity to requalify until the following September. You may select more than 1 requalification but please complete the process for each individual person. Surf lifesaver: 2 years, then yearly proficiency test and timed swim of 9:30 minutes Beach lifeguard: 2 years, then yearly proficiency test and timed swim of 8:00 minutes Surf lifeguard: 2 years, then yearly proficiency test and timed swim of 7:30 minutes IRB crew: 1 year, then yearly proficiency test IRB driver: 1 year, then yearly proficiency test


2022 Open Surf Champs Perranporth

10th - 11th September 2022
Perranporth

Beach Open Surf Life Saving Nationals Location: Perranporth Dates: 10/11th September Life Saving Championships £35


2022 Surf Life Saving Beach Nationals - Branksome Chine

13th - 20th August 2022
Branksome Chine

Beach Surf Life Saving Nationals Location: Branksome Chine Dates: 13th/14th August National Masters Surf Life Saving Championships £35 15th August National IRB Championships (entry TBC) 16th/17th August National Youth Surf Life £35 19th/20th August National Nipper Surf Life Saving Championships £30


Boardmasters Radio 1 lifeguard cover

11th August 2022
Porth beach

Lifeguard safety cover for an event by BBC Radio 1 on Porth beach. Roll call at 7am, off the water by 10am. Further details to be disclosed anon, these are at the moment preliminary plans. Lifeguard, lifesavers and tube rescuers needed. On the event page please chose your highest ranking qualification from the list.


Nipper Trials September 2022

9th August - 11th September 2022
Waterworld

Nipper Trials will take place at Waterworld on Tuesday 20th September Spaces are first come - so please sign up ASAP. Spaces for trials are offered firstly to existing members immediate families - so siblings/children and Sandhoppers. Then we open up to certain ages on our waiting list. Minimum requirement to swim 50m front crawl, head down without stopping The deadline for sign-up by families members and Sandhoppers is the end of August. We only have limited trial places - so once these are full then we can take no more children for the trial. Children must be born in 2015 or older to be a nipper. You’ll be notified within 14 days. Book a time slot - it’ll last no longer than 20mins


Cornish comp payment

16th - 31st July 2022

£15 nippers £20 youth £20 open £20 masters


Silent Disco - Clubhouse Terrace

8th July 2022
Fistral

Gazebos will be set up so the balcony will be under cover Silent Disco 6-7.30pm Sandhoppers/Nippers - £3.50 per child (accompanied by an adult £2) Squash and biscuits provided This is a family event - so no unaccompanied children, and children remain the responsibility of the parents/guardians. 7.45pm until late Silent Disco for our Secondary age, Seniors and Volunteer helpers and Boardriders - £5 per ticket per person, bring a bottle of drink and a plate of party food to share!! This is a family event - so no unaccompanied youth, and youth remain the responsibility of the parents/guardians. Tickets are very limited.


Tube Rescue qualification June course (adult helpers)

21st June 2022
Fistral

Course objective: Is to support the youth/Nipper/Sandhopper and youth beach sessions. The course is tailored to meet the needs of our nipper and Sandhopper sessions so don’t worry about huge surf! This is to either renew your qualification or to gain it for the first time. (Lasts 2 years) SLSGB objectives: Demonstration an understanding of the underpinning knowledge and skills to work as a Beach Lifeguard within a beach environment Demonstrate a level of competence in carrying out a rescue using a rescue tube that would give them the capability to act as supporting water cover for Surf Life Saving sessions Assessment Process: This course can be Trainer Assessed. Learners will be assessed using a variety of assessment methods. These are inclusive of, but not limited to: *Observation *Oral Questioning *Practical demonstration If you are a current member and already have slsgb membership please pick the tube rescue qualification £10.00. With out membership £35. Newly enlisted Sandhopper (new joiners - Summer cohort) parents £0 as part of your summer sign up / if you also took out a volunteer membership. To participate in any slsgb activity requires a membership.


Intotri Safety cover & social

19th June 2022

Safety cover for Newquay Intotri, followed by a BBQ and beer/drink


Patrol members Search and Rescue Coastguard visit

10th June 2022
Near RAF St Mawgan (details to follow)


Tube Rescue qualification May course (adult helpers)

21st May 2022
Fistral

Course objective: Is to support the Nipper/Sandhopper and youth beach sessions. The course is tailored to meet the needs of our nipper and Sandhopper sessions so don’t worry about huge surf! This is to either renew your qualification or to gain it for the first time. (Lasts 2 years) SLSGB objectives: Demonstration an understanding of the underpinning knowledge and skills to work as a Beach Lifeguard within a beach environment Demonstrate a level of competence in carrying out a rescue using a rescue tube that would give them the capability to act as supporting water cover for Surf Life Saving sessions Assessment Process: This course can be Trainer Assessed. Learners will be assessed using a variety of assessment methods. These are inclusive of, but not limited to: *Observation *Oral Questioning *Practical demonstration 21 May 2022 If you are a current member and already have slsgb membership please pick the tube rescue qualification £10.00. With out membership £35. Newly enlisted Sandhopper (March/april/ May enrolment) parents £0 as part of your summer sign up / if you also took out a volunteer membership. To participate in any slsgb activity requires a membership.


TGIs

14th - 20th May 2022

£10


Coastguard update

7th May 2022
Clubhouse

The aim is to improve the relationship and understanding between SLSGB and MRCC Falmouth when conducting SAR incidents. The brief is aimed at the Lifeguards, Lifesavers and tube rescue members who carry out the patrols but would be beneficial to anyone in the club.


Tube Rescue qualification (adult helpers)

16th April 2022
Fistral

Course objective: Is to support the Nipper/Sandhopper and youth beach sessions. The course is tailored to meet the needs of our nipper and Sandhopper sessions so don’t worry about huge surf! This is to either renew your qualification or to gain it for the first time. (Lasts 2 years) SLSGB objectives: Demonstration an understanding of the underpinning knowledge and skills to work as a Beach Lifeguard within a beach environment Demonstrate a level of competence in carrying out a rescue using a rescue tube that would give them the capability to act as supporting water cover for Surf Life Saving sessions Assessment Process: This course can be Trainer Assessed. Learners will be assessed using a variety of assessment methods. These are inclusive of, but not limited to: *Observation *Oral Questioning *Practical demonstration 16th April 2022 If you are a current member and already have slsgb membership please pick the tube rescue qualification £10.00. With out membership £35. Newly enlisted Sandhopper (March/april/ May enrolment) parents £0 as part of your summer sign up / if you also took out a volunteer membership. To participate in any slsgb activity requires a membership.


Extra pool space 11th April 1830-1930

11th April 2022

Extra comp space - Waterworld


Mount Kelly prep for Swansea or Cardiff

9th - 30th April 2022
Mount Kelly Swimming centre

Competition training for those attending Swansea and/or Cardiff Youth/masters 9th April 2-4pm (for 2009 and older only) Nippers 30th April 12-2pm (2014-2009)


IRB Driver and Crewman Course 2022

2nd March - 9th April 2022
Fistral Beach

IRB Driver and Crewman Course. For those with a tube rescuer award or higher. Those with tube rescue will also be required to undertake a first aid course.


Nipper and Sandhopper Christmas Party

29th January 2022
Newquay Trampoline Park

New date!! Christmas party!! 4-6pm £5 per child including socks Please bring party food - to ensure we don’t get 50 plates of sausage rolls… Can we ask that boys bring something savoury and girls bring something sweet. On the sign in can you let us know what you plan to bring please. Suggestions: Sandwiches Sausages Sausage rolls Fruit Chicken bites Crisps Carrot sticks Biscuits Sweets Cakes The club are supporting some of the cost of the party.


Lifesaving Courses 2022

1st January - 28th February 2022
Fistral Beach

The delivery of our 2022 lifesaving courses for -Level 1 first aid -Level 2 first aid -Tube Rescuer -Surf Life Saver -Beach Lifeguard -Surf Lifeguard


Youth Christmas Party

20th December 2021 - 3rd February 2022


Coach, lane support & youth support Nipper pool training

31st October - 12th November 2021
Newquay Bay Resort

As we approach pool comp season we’d like to train our coaches, lane support and youth support on the comp rules, skills and training techniques. Please attend both sessions


Nipper Trials Jan 2022

9th October 2021 - 16th January 2022
Newquay Bay Resort

Nipper Trials will take place at Newquay Bay Resort - 16th January 2022. Spaces are first come - so please sign up ASAP. Spaces for trials are offered firstly to existing members immediate families - so siblings/children and Sandhoppers. Then we open up to those in our waiting list. Minimum requirement to swim 50m front crawl, head down without stopping The deadline for sign-up is one week before the trial. We only have limited trial places - so once these are full then we can take no more children for the trial. When you enter the system - check out as guest. You’ll be notified within 14 days.


Nipper Trials 2021

3rd October 2021
Newquay Bay Resort

Nipper Trials will take place at Newquay Bay Resort - 3rd October 2021. Spaces are first come - so please sign up ASAP. Spaces for trials are offered firstly to existing members immediate families - so siblings/children and Sandhoppers. Then we open up to those in our waiting list. Minimum requirement to swim 50m front crawl, head down without stopping The deadline for sign-up is one week before the trial. We only have limited trial places - so once these are full then we can take no more children for the trial. When you enter the system - check out as guest. You’ll be notified within 14 days.


Fully Booked - Retallack Aqua Park - summer 2021 Sandhoppers, Nippers and Youth

26th September 2021

The inflatable Aqua Park features separate islands to keep you safe while maximising the slippery, splashing fun! There's plenty of giggles and fun to be had on the giant trampoline, ‘stepping stones’ climbing obstacles, tough balance beams and lots more. We challenge you to walk/ run across the massive I-hop stepping stone, I-beam and curved overpass bridge without wiping out! Race your friends and family around the course, watch them wipeout, try and beat the obstacles without hurling yourself into the water – more ‘total wipeout’ style fun than you can dream of. £15 per person! Please arrive at least 20 mins prior to your session start time to enable you to get into your wetsuits and buoyancy aids The minimum age is 6+


NSLSC swim hats

20th August 2021 - 20th December 2022

Swim hats - these are mandatory for the pool. These are now available again. Please purchase via the shop tab and collect at the pool


Sandhoppers 2021 hoodie

23rd June - 5th July 2021

Sandhoppers 2021 hoodie with their initials


Upgrade membership

13th March - 13th August 2021

Upgrade from basic membership to summer training for 2021


January sign up - Monday night pool training

4th - 28th January 2021
Waterworld

Please sign up for the whole month ASAP. We will release Feb nearer the time. We have a capacity of 12 for training - so we need to monitor who intends to train each week. We are at full capacity if everyone who has signed up attends. We have a number of committee members who’d like to train with seniors, so if we can we’d like to invite them to the pool some weeks. Only those who have full paying senior memberships who trained and/or patrolled over the summer can opt to train at the moment. members will need to wait out side the front entrance until we are called in. You will then exit via the fire door at the shallow end. Swimmers must come swim ready and wear a dry robe etc. You must bring flippers and goggles to each session. You must train to maintain your space. We will implement the miss 2 weeks rule and your place is offered up to another her person. We had a number of no shows in the weeks we ran - please give 24 hours notice.


Nipper Trials 2020

17th October - 14th December 2020
Newquay Bay Resort

Nippers Trials for winter 2020 intake will take place at Newquay Bay Resort pool. If your child was born in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 please sign up for a session on Sunday 22nd November; If your child was born in 2012 please sign up for a session on Sunday 13th December. If born in 2013 sign up for either. Places are limited for COVID19 safety purposes and allocated on a first come first served basis. So we will only be trialling 15 children on each Sunday. Minimum requirement to swim 50m, head down without stopping The deadline for sign-up is one week before the trial. When you enter the system - check out as guest


Nipper Bubbles

4th - 8th July 2020


Cornish Nipper Surf Championships - Perranporth Beach

4th - 5th July 2020
Perranporth Beach

Cornish Nipper Surf Champs Sat 4th & Sun 5th July 2020 (NEED to attend both days) at Perranporth Beach Please sign your Nipper up for the Cornish Nipper Surf Champs. It’s a fun event of which £10 of the £15 entry fee is covered as part of your club fees. Additional competitor information - sign up according to what age your child turns in 2020. For instance born in 2007 - Nipper age 13, born in 2010 - Nipper age 10. For all nippers, aged 8-13 (born between 2007-2012) £5 entry fee (further £10 is paid by the club within membership fees)


Sandhoppers 2020

21st June - 6th September 2020
Fistral Beach

We are full but please joining the NSLSC for next year. Sandhoppers is an introduction to Surf Life Saving skills and knowledge for 5, 6,7 and 8 year olds. As well as beach games, the children will learn basic knowledge about the beach environment, including lifeguarding knowledge about the beach and sea environment. The children will be able to go in the sea, when the conditions are right to do so. All children will also undertake basic awards in beach knowledge and water skills. Overall, the aim is to instil enthusiasm for the beach environment through fun activities. Dates: Sundays - June 21st- July 26th x6 Sundays - Aug 16th- Sept 6th x4 Sundays 10 weeks 0930-1100


Surf Boat Training and Racing Expression of Interest

16th April 2020 - 16th February 2021
Newquay SLSC

Newquay Surf Life Saving Club has two surf boats available for training and racing. This is an area the club does not currently have a membership but we aim to build this section of the club. We are looking for new and current members with either no experience or experience of rowing/ sweeping. Other Surf Life Saving Clubs have offered to provide the training needed. If you have a potential interest in this and would like to find out more please complete the expression of interest form.


IRB Crewman Course autumn 2020

28th March 2020 - 19th April 2021
Fistral Beach

IRB Crewman Course. For those with a tube rescuer award or higher. Those with tube rescue will also be required to undertake a first aid course.


NSLSC Competition TShirt

12th February - 10th March 2020

Competition tshirt


Nipper - 50m pool training Mount Kelly Swim Centre

8th January - 10th March 2020
Mount Kelly Swim Centre

Competition training in preparation for Nationals in Cardiff 15th February 12-2 14th March 12-2 If we have too many nippers priority will be given to those attending nationals in Cardiff Limited places 18 maximum £5 per session


Nippers Christmas party

23rd December 2019

Newquay Trampoline Park Socks Food


Winter Ski Training

30th November 2019 - 29th April 2020

Winter Ski paddling Training! This is additional training to what has previously been part of the club fee structure. Therefore with it being in its initial year and a trial, a contribution is required to allow the winter ski training to go ahead! This fee will go towards the transport of the skis to the winter paddling locations and the maintenance of skis, trailer and 4x4. Winter ski paddling will be offered at flat water locations provisionally planned as a Saturday session with the aim of delivering one a month on average and a minimum of 6 over the Winter. Minimum age of 12. Must hold a level 2 swim competency/ tube rescue award.


Senior training 10 week block training

31st October 2019 - 30th September 2020

senior is training required to purchase a 10 week senior pool/beach, at £50 via events and continue to renew. Coaches will be responsible for marking off people’s use. Or they purchase the regular senior membership which is paid in two instalments.


Masters and Youth Cornish

3rd - 4th August 2019
Portreath

This event takes place at Porteath. We are requesting a deposit from those entering the Masters. Once we have confirmed prices we will let you know and adjust the system. This event is included in the Youth membership fees - be it that all the fees must be paid to enter.


Cornish Nippers Perranporth

20th - 21st July 2019
Perranporth

Calling all Nippers!! Come and join in the Cornish National Championships in Perranporth. A fun weekend just a few miles away from home. The price of entry is already covered in your membership fees. If you would like more information chat to Penny or Richard. So we can gauge numbers and start thinking about teams we would like you to sign up ASAP.... July will be here before we know it.


First Responder Course

13th - 14th July 2019
Fistral Beach

Course Units: Aquatic First Aid (Assessment) Spinal Injury Management Trauma and the pre-hospital environment Supplementary Oxygen Administration Automated External Defibrillation


Four Wheel Drive Project

14th June - 14th August 2019

Newquay Surf Life Saving Club are investing a four wheel drive. This will serve multiple purposes within the club. The funds have been raised through the senior membership providing water safety at events, contribution from club funds and individual member contributions. This project requires further individual club member contributions to progress! If you feel it is something you would like to invest in please submit a donation below. If you have any further questions, please get in touch with Nic. The insurance will allow over 25's club members to use the 4x4. To utilise it on the beach a further 4wd course will be required. The donation will go towards the purchase of the 4x4, insurance, tax, running costs and equipment required to use it on the beach and meet the insurance requirements. The primary uses of the 4x4 will be: -Towing of the board/ ski trailer to the appropriate training locations, with the trailer being loaded with paddle ski's ready to go! -launch and recovery of the inshore rescue boat Secondary/ Future uses include: - Winter board/ ski training sessions at appropriate flat water locations. - Transport of nipper boards for secondary training locations and improve board training locations. -Providing a patrol vehicle for the clubs community patrolling initiative.


IRB Training for qualified members (including fuel)

25th May - 1st October 2019
Fistral

Use of IRB on training evenings, paying towards fuel and general up keep. Senior NSLSC training membership is required. Two options: 1) use at training 2) use outside of training plus at training