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INTRODUCING OUR LATEST BRONZE SPONSOR:

ROGERS DENTAL
WOODVALE
Welcome to our practice
With over 20 years of experience, Rogers Dental was born out of a passion for helping patients achieve healthy, comfortable and beautiful smiles. At our family owned and operated clinic, our philosophy is to treat our patients as if they were a member of our family. This ethos of caring and empathy, towards our patients and high quality dental care, forms the cornerstone of our practice. Located in the leafy suburb of Woodvale, Rogers Dental is committed to offering outstanding dental and denture care for you.

At Rogers Dental we are proud to provide a broad range of dental care for the whole family. We also offer tailored care in the areas of dentures and cosmetic dentistry. Our onsite Dental Laboratory provides a unique and convenient service to ensure the best outcome for dentures and crowns. As parents ourselves, we strongly believe in preventative dentistry for all the family. Our team consists of skilled, experienced and friendly individuals who are always happy to help you.

We look forward to introducing you to our empathetic and caring team here Rogers Dental.

Best wishes,
Barry and Rafaela Rogers.
 
 
Lifesaving
 
20/21 Patrol Roster
 
The 20/21 patrol roster has been released.
 
Patrols
 
There are lots of exciting initiatives that we are introducing this season to ensure that patrols continue to be a fun and rewarding experience. Some of these are outlined below:
 
  1. Firstly of all rather than getting automatically assigned to a patrol you will be asked to “opt in” to patrol. You should have received an email from your Patrol Captain advising that if you wish to be included in a patrol team for the upcoming season then you need to advise them. If you haven’t received an email please advise either your Captain or the office if you wish to “opt in” for your patrol.
 
To “opt in” means you intend to attend the majority of your rostered patrols or make every effort to arrange a substitute for any patrols you can’t make.
 
We acknowledged that getting a substitute can be difficult at times, therefore to make it easier to find a substitute we are offering a number of options:
  • There is a fantastic on line Patrol Swap tool in the ‘SLSA Members Portal’ (https://members.sls.com.au), which every member has access to. Simply log in and under the Patrol tab and you can request a substitute for any patrols that you can’t attend and also under Patrol Swap you can see a list of patrols where others have requested a substitute and nominate yourself to fill in for them. The system also sends an acknowledgement email to both parties when a swap has been accepted
Further details:
  • You can also still use the patrol face book page if you wish
  • We will be setting up a buddy system across patrols where we will assign everyone to groups of people that you can contact and ask for a swap.
 
We also acknowledge that some members have difficulty in committing to a roster due to other commitments (e.g. work commitments, FIFO etc) yet still wish to patrol and fulfill their club and community service. If you don’t think you can commit to a roster as per above, there is an option to be on included in an Auxiliary Patrol Team, which means you are not included in the roster and can fulfill your hours by filling in as a substitute for others or attending patrols when you can – you need to advise us if you wish to nominate to the Beach Committee for inclusion in the Auxiliary Patrol.
 
If we don’t hear back from you will not be added to any patrol teams.
 
  1. All patrols this season have been reduced from 4 hours to 3 hours. Patrols commence on Saturday 17th October and continue to the end of March with morning only patrols 9am to 12.00 for October, moving to 2 patrols per day in November and December and 3 patrols per day from January.
 
There are lots more exciting initiatives that we are introducing this season which your Patrol Captains will detail when they see you on patrol.
 
19/20 Patrol Photo
 
Due to the abrupt end to last season caused by Covid 19 we were unable to have our traditional End of Season Patrol Photo. We are still determined to ensure that we have a photo to mark the 19/20 season and will have a belated, yet somehow socially distanced photo on Sunday 25th October at 1pm, so come down in your patrol uniform and be part of club history. The bar will be open for refreshment’s.
 
 
 
 
Regards
 
Leif:  0400 031 601
 
YOUTH NEWS...

Last Week

A number of our U14 Youth braved the raw WA elements to achieve their Surf Rescue Certificate and are now rostered on for duty.  Well done to all involved in the course including Paul Berry and Stephen Thomas,  Assessors and those parents who acted as water safety. 
 
Another condensed Surf Rescue Course will be scheduled in November – dates yet to be set.
 
Last Week
A number of our U14 Youth braved the raw WA elements to achieve their Surf Rescue Certificate and are now rostered on for duty.  Well done to all involved in the course including Paul Berry and Stephen Thomas,  Assessors and those parents who acted as water safety. 
 
Another condensed Surf Rescue Course will be scheduled in November – dates yet to be set.
 
 
A number of Sorrento Youth also competed in Saturday at Mullaloo in the Race One of the new WA Ironman Series, the “Enduro”.  The U17’s and Youth completed the challenging 3.8 km course.  Congratulations to Harriet Chin (3rd in the Youth Ironwoman) as well as  Hollie Bertolini, Sam Brigden, Zara Buckley and Kai Belmont who all worked hard through the cold and the stingers to do themselves and Sorrento proud.   A special mention to Ben Snook (U17) who raced up in the Open Division.  Well done to all!!
 
This Week
 
Big M Swim
This Sunday morning (11th Oct.)  the Big M swim is on so good luck to all of the participants.  We’ll see you at Sorrento on the beach at 8:30am for the first gun at 9am.  The registration link is  https://www.webscorer.com/register?raceid=222338&fbclid=IwAR3rqGDpZd0PN3Rcn3Tkj-0W6g02LVFmLBMqlrFFRfMVqZJzGgAMS_h39Sg
Please enter as so soon as possible so organisers have an indication of numbers.  Entry is free, so this is a great opportunity to have a swim with the other Youth and there are a range of different course lengths for all ability levels.
 
Youth Awards
Youth Awards kick off at 5pm Sunday 11th October at the club.  Please RSVP to Kylie kylie@jarot.com.au or Greg greg.belmont@shell.com by Thursday 8th October to enjoy your Paella and ice-cream for $5 and to hear about our upcoming season and the presentation of last season’s awards. I’m looking forward to seeing you all there.
 
Season Start
Lastly, the start of the season for Youth is almost on us.  See you  all on the beach on Sunday 18th October for the start of the season.
 
Thanks
 
Amanda and Greg

 
 
LOST PROPERTY

We have several valuable items just left behind in our lost property box including PFD's.
Surely someone belongs to these?
Please have a look.
If their not claimed before the end of this week they will be going to Good Sammy's.
EDUCATION
 
Bronze Medallion
 
Dates for the next bronze medallion have been set.  Contact the office to sign up.  The course will only go ahead if we get enough interest.  There's a prequalification swim of 400m that needs to be done in less than 9 mins.  Candidates also need to be at least 15 on the date of the assessment and to be paid up members of the club.
 
Prequal swim Saturday 17th October 8:30am
 
Course then runs Saturday mornings (7.30 - 9.30am) and Thursday nights (6.30 - 8.30pm) starting Saturday 24th October
 
Course duration approx 8 weeks dependent on candidate progression and weather.
COMPETITION
With the season underway we have several carnivals to work toward.

The first of the IRONMAN series was last weekend at Mullaloo with several Sorrento caps to be seen.
Well done to everyone that brushed of the winter woollies and jumped in the water.
The Enduro event was definitely a tough one to start with, but you all made Sorrento proud, from the U14/15 first up, you were amazing even while coping stingers all over & some swallowing them.!
Then came the Seniors with athletes choosing to compete up saw some amazing results that has reflected the long hours of training over the winter.  Special mention to Ben Snook who showed the capabilities of someone well beyond his years.

This coming weekend we have another Round of IRB Racing at Mullaloo Beach.  Please get down to Mullaloo and support our hard-working athletes that never cease to display much excitement for spectators. We have several teams entered so there should be plenty of Green caps to watch throughout the event.

Following on from this, we have the SunSmart WA Ironman Series #3 & Endurance Champs right here, at our beach, on 31st October. 
We would really like to see as many competitors with Sorrento caps on as possible once again. 
Details of this will be available shortly, normally a 6 km ski paddle involved. 
Your Ski Coaches & Captain would like to see as many paddlers competing in this event as possible.
If you need a Spec Ski for this event please see Peta Watkins for allocation.
 
We are looking forward to a big season for Sorrento All over the beach.
 
Adrian
 
Small Business Club

Do you have a small business you would like to advertise to other members around the club?

Check out our new and improved Small Business Group.

All the benefits you receive are in the below package!

http://www.soslsc.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Small-Business-Club-2020.pdf

Any questions please email on admin@sorrentoslsc.org.au

UNIFORM SHOP

The shop will be re-open on Wednesday 21st October 2020.

It will be open on the below days and times this season!

Wednesday Nights 4:30-6pm
Sunday Morning - 7:30-9pm

So Cafe at Sorrento SLSC

Wednesday Night - AUSSIE BBQ

Marinated Chicken
Steak
Sausages
Chips
Salad
Garlic Bread

To book please email  barmanager@sorrentoslsc.org.au

Adults - $15
Kids - $10

Where to find Club Information 
Training Sessions - http://www.soslsc.com/training-sessions/
Uniform Shop Hours - http://www.soslsc.com/uniform-shop/
Office Opening Hours - http://www.soslsc.com/contact/
Club Calendar - http://www.soslsc.com/calendar/
Payment Portal - https://pnpnet.qvalent.com/OnlinePaymentServlet cd_community=SLSA&cd_currency=AUD

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Hillarys WA 6025
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