Kia ora e te whānau,

School swimming sports are coming up on March the 13th at the lido for all Yr 3 – 6 students.

This year, they are going to look slightly different from past years.  After considering feedback we are going

to offer a competitive option and a non-competitive option.    We will require some parent help on the day.  If you are able to time keep for us please email Rosie (rosie@russellst.school.nz) or Mel (mel@russellst.school.nz).

All students will need:

  • Togs/Towel
  • Warm jersey
  • Drink bottle, Shoes, Sunhat
  • Packed lunch

Timetable of events

Times Competitive Times Non- Competitive
10.15am Leave RSS 11:00 am approx Leave RSS
11am First Competitive race 11.30am Esplanade & Lunch
1pm Lunch at Esplanade 1pm Events begin
2:30 pm Leave the Lido for RSS 2:30 pm Leave the Lido for RSS

Racing Schedule

11 am Open Boys (Y3-6) breaststroke
11:20 Y3-6  Freestyle
11:50 Y3-6 Backstroke
12:10 Freestyle Final
12:20 Backstroke Final
12:30 House Relay
12:40 Pack Up and Leave the Lido for Esplanade
1pm Non-competitive events begin