Nippers is for children aged from 5 to 13 years old. We have training every Saturday afternoon from October through to April with a break over Christmas. Moana SLSC is a family club that values junior members as an integral part of the development of youth within the club and our community.
Please email any Juniors enquiries to: email@example.com
Handbook download: 2017-18 parent handbook
Membership Applications require the following 5 forms to be completed:-
Membership Application Form download: membership-application
Medical Form download: Moana SLSC medical
Aquatics Form download: AquaticsConsentForm
Media Consent Form download: media release
Code of Fair Play Form download: FAIR PLAY CODES all Moana members
Waiver Form (2 weeks only): waiver
Junior App download: junior-app
The aims of Moana SLSC Junior Program are to:
• Develop surf awareness
• Encourage all Nippers to participate and improve each week
• Increase confidence and skills in beach related activities
• Offer training to those wanting to pursue awards and competition
• Adopt and implement SunSmart philosophies
• Encourage a spirit of teamwork, friendship and fun
• Progress members towards relevant surf awards
• Promote a safe, positive and non threatening environment Junior Activities
The junior training program is conducted weekly on Saturday afternoons and ensures all the Sun Smart philosophies and safer surf conditions are implemented. Training starts at 1.30pm, so please arrive for 1.20pm to get signed on, until around 4.00pm. If the weather is forecast extremely hot, morning training will take place for that day.
Moana Nipper training is all about having fun and learning. It is the clubs aim to make sure all children enjoy their time on the beach and at the same time develop a respect and understanding of both the enjoyment and dangers that the surf has.
The skills that children learn will be of great value to them not only in surf life saving but also in their broader day to day life.
Training each week is designed to introduce and develop children with all the skills required to become surf life savers and for those with a competitive spirit to compete in carnivals. Throughout the season SLSSA holds 4 Junior Carnivals, State Qualifications and State Championships.