.

By MARK HEENAN

TWO Ocean Grove Surf Life Saving Club nippers have been awarded with selection in a Victorian Development Team to compete at the 2016 Southern State Championships this week.
Eight under 13 representatives including Ocean Grove pair Tim Hannan and Tyler Walsh were named in a Victorian team member squad of 24, which included eight under 14 and eight under 15 representatives.
The Southern State Championships takes place from Thursday January 7 to Sunday January 10 across competitions held at Kardinia Aquatic Centre in Geelong and competitions at Jan Juc SLSC and Fairhaven SLSC.
IN other surf life saving club news, senior Ocean Grove SLSC competitors competed well at the senior Life Saving Victoria carnival at Anglesea on Sunday 3 January.
Among the highlights was Ocean Grove SLSC’s victory in the Under 17 Men’s Single Ski Relay event.
Ocean Grove came in first place in the Under 17 Men’s Taplin Relay race.
Not to be outdone, Ocean Grove won the Under 17 Women’s Surf Board Relay race.
In the Under 17 Women’s Surf Teams race Ocean Grove claimed first place.
In the Under 19 Men’s Single Ski Ocean Grove competitor Kyle Solterbeck finished in first position, while star Grove competitor Lucy Conquit won the Women’s Under 19 Single Ski event.
The Under 19 Ocean Grove women’s team won the Surf Race, Surf Teams and the Taplin Relay event competitions.

Comments are closed.

More News

Ocean Grove suffered a heartbreaking loss to Queenscliff in the Geelong Bowls Region Pennant grand final. The Grovers went down ...

Ocean Grove’s bid for a Bellarine Peninsula Cricket Association C Grade premiership fell at the final hurdle. The Grubbers ...

Ocean Grove Football Club is in full swing with pre-season training for its underage girls teams. The under-12 girls and ...

Fresh from their successful journey to Western Australia for the cycling World Masters Championships, four locals will take part in ...

Local sporting organisations have rallied together to help Rotary with its annual Red Cross doorknock. A social group of cyclists ...

Isaac Lynch was being bullied at school and decided to do something about it. The now 19-year-old hit the gym ...

Latest Sport

A superb five-wicket haul from paceman Scott Grant helped Collendina to the D Grade Bellarine Peninsula Cricket Association premiership. The ...

Ocean Grove Surf Life Saving Club Nippers produced some outstanding results at the two-day Life Saving Victoria State Junior Championships ...

Ocean Grove Surf Life Saving Club is the best in the state after a stunning win at the 2017 Victorian Senior ...