Bondi Surf Club’s Ocean Surf Race results (week 16) January 1st 2017

Jan 01, 2017 Another small turn out today so it was decided to hold the one race. Conditions were reasonable with a small swell under overcast skies. The waves were too thick to catch. A thank you to the Patrol Captain - Mark Fabio and the IRB people - Jon Slack-Smith and Paul Buckley-Smith for …

Bondi Surf Club’s Ocean Surf Race (week 12) 11th December

Dec 12, 2016 It was perfect conditions on the beach for Santa as well as a swim around the buoys. Bruce was the Patrol Captain in command of the beach of the mighty Jeppesen Patrol.  The buoys were set on time by JP positioned well for the rip.  Allowing a good long race. Lia returned to the swims …

Nippers U13 Development Camp Review by Grace Hefferan

Dec 08, 2016 Last weekend I, along with seven other Bondi nippers, had the privilege of attending a camp for selected U13 nippers along with 70 other kids our age from eleven different surf clubs that are part of Sydney Branch. The aim of the camp was to improve our skills in surf lifesaving, in …

Bondi Surf Club Ocean Swim Race (Week 10) 27th November 2016

Nov 27, 2016 Short but sweet update. Meagher was on patrol with Roger Butler at the helm, supported by John Slack-smith as IRD.   The surf was messy with big sets coming through on a regular basis. It was decided to not hold the race due to conditions so all who came down got two points.  A …