Newsfeed/Updates

New Committee Members and Fundraising Update

NEW COMMITTEE MEMBERS The United Committee warmly welcomes new members Minka Car, Kevin Karpik and Rosie Piper, who were elected at United’s Annual General Meeting on Thursday 25th November:  Minka Car is the mother of Caleb Mitchell (Silver Squad) and Talitha Mitchell (Juniors Squad) Kevin Karpik is the father of Anna Karpik (JDT Squad), Cameron Karpik (Gold Squad), and Rosie Karpik (Juniors Squad) Rosie Piper is the mother of Hannah Piper (Senior Squad) WINE FUNDRAISING Thank you to all who made purchases via our wine fundraiser this year, where sales of each bottle of The Ned and Leefield Station wines contributed $5 toContinue reading “New Committee Members and Fundraising Update”

United Timetable – 3 December to 22 December (AM)

Hi United Some good news finally – we are back in the EGGS and Olympic pools from this Friday!! Attached (at the bottom of the post) is the new timetable from Friday 3rd December through to 22nd December (22/12 is morning only), still subject to final confirmation from our facilities providers.    This timetable is somewhat consistent with our past timetable – but please have a good look through.  Also note the following; There are some extra and revised sessions for our more junior squads in particular – which we encourage you to attend as many as possible! To get back to swimming fitness! Continue reading “United Timetable – 3 December to 22 December (AM)”

NZ Juniors Harlequins 2022

Meet Name: NZ Juniors Harlequins Date: 12th – 13th February 2022 Meet Location: Sir Owen Glenn National Aquatic Centre, Auckland Entries Open Date: 16th November 2021 Entries Closing Date: 25th January 2022 Eligibility: No qualifying times. Time must be on SNZ database Course: SCM Targeted For: All 12&under Entry Fee (per event): $11

Notice of United Annual General Meeting 2021

Hi United The United Annual General Meeting is scheduled for Thursday 25 November at 7:30pm on Zoom. Attached are the AGM papers as follows: Attached are the AGM papers as follows: Notice of AGM (including Zoom link) Annual and Financial Report 2021 Annual Financial Statements 2021 Nomination form for Committee members Minutes from the prior year meeting (to be approved at this AGM) The AGM is a statutory meeting to reflect on what has been achieved over the past year, review the financial results and vote on any nominations to the United Committee.  There is also an opportunity for Q&A. AllContinue reading “Notice of United Annual General Meeting 2021”

United Wine Fundraiser – The Ned and Leefield Station wines

Hi United Parents Please see the attached flyer – this is a great opportunity for friends and family of United Swimming Club to purchase The Ned and Leefield Station wines at good prices, with $5 per bottle going towards United Fundraising, Please feel free to pass this Christmas special onto friends and family over the age of 18 but note that orders need to be in by Friday 26 November 12 noon. The Marris family have been involved with United Swimming Club for many years and we very much appreciate their support! Regards United Committee

United Update November 2021

Hi United,Enclosed is our November update.Please have a read and pass onto your swimmers! Kind Regards.Kerry Lusby, on behalf of United Committee

Beats By Bingo Fundraiser (on 17 Sept 2021)

Dear United Families,  “Save the Date” for our Beats by Bingo Fundraiser and a Request for Auction Items. A reminder about our major fundraiser for the year in September, back by popular demand.  Please try to come up with auction items for the night (see ideas and email contact below) and save the date!! Tickets will go on sale on 23rd August. Get your friends and family together and, of course, all swimmers are welcome! It will be after the big swim events of the year including NZ Short course so the perfect opportunity to come along, wind down and enjoyContinue reading “Beats By Bingo Fundraiser (on 17 Sept 2021)”

United Coaching Update (August 2021)

Hi United FamiliesA quick update on our United coaching team as Coach Simone returns to the USA. We are pleased to announce that our wonderful coaching team will be covering most of the sessions. Although some squads have sessions with more than one coach we believe this provides valuable opportunity for coaches to get to know more of our swimmers which will ease transitions across squads and strengthen our interface between JDT, Juniors, Bronze and Silver.  A big thank you to our coaches for this additional commitment at a time when swim coaches in New Zealand are in high demand!. JuniorsSaturday morning – Emily WhiteheadContinue reading “United Coaching Update (August 2021)”

NZ Tri Series Champs 2021 Qualifiers

Well done to Team United swimmers who made the Swimming NZ Tri Series camp and competition 🎉🎉 #unitedweswim Hugo Bachelor Luke Gibson James Crosbie Oliver Sargison Trelise Dance Isabelle Gibson Jesse Welsh Grace Baik

LEVEL 1&2 MEET (MTE) 3-4 July

Targeted for GOLD and SENIOR WHEN: Saturday 3 & Sunday 4 July2021 WHERE: West Wave Aquatic Centre WHO: Level 1&2 swimmers, 13 years and over ENTRIES CLOSE: Sunday 27th June 2021 (12pm)

Holidays Timetable July 2021

Hello United, Attached is a file of the United Holidays training for the upcoming school holidays. Please note that the week 2 training for Juniors, Bronze, Silver, and Junior Development are a user-pays program

2021 National Age Programme

Congratulations to Leo Arrowsmith, Grace Baik, Hugo Batchelor, James Crosbie, Isabelle Gibson, Luke Gibson, Freya Hingston, Oliver Sargison and Jesse Welsh for gaining a spot on the 2021 National Age Programme 🥳🥳🥳 #unitedweswim

United AGM Notice and Annual Report (Nov 2020)

AGM United to be held at 9am on Saturday 28 November 2020 at Epsom Girls Grammar School Please find Notice of United Annual General Meeting to be held at 9am on Saturday 28 November 2020 at Epsom Girls Grammar. Along with the Financial Report as at 31 March 2020

Goodbye Coach Larissa!

Acknowledging our amazing coach Larissa. Thank you for inspiring us all!