Update for TSRC parents and friends re 2013 plans

Dear TSRC Parents & Friends, Please find an update from the TSRC committee meeting last night with respect to the 2013 season plans. The committee discussed the merits/disadvantages of changing overall numbers of training members including considering an additional building programme to enable more members . The committee has decided to cap training members to 90 – similar to 2012 numbers. The committee is concerned not to increase numbers in the clubhouse any further during peak times and also conscious that we must endeavour to provide the best training on the limited hill space we have for gate training. 71 existing members have signed declarations and paid $500 to confirm their training memberships for the 2013 season. 18 current training members advised that they will not be returning for 2013 season. Of this, 6 are sitting HSC in 2013 and have the option to return in 2014. It is noted that most school HSC trials are now very soon after the July holidays and studies are more important than skiing in year 12. This leaves the club with approx. 19 places available for new members for 2013. The current number of applicants on the waiting list for new members for 2013 is 36. A transparent selection process for the Waitlist applicants, as in 2012, will take place in the New Year. Clearly 36 does not fit into 19 so there will be some disappointed applicants and we are sorry that we cannot accommodate them all. Siblings of existing training members under the age of 12 who meet TSRC skiing standards will have priority in the Waitlist. The Committee has...

Membership applications 2013 closed

TSRC has now closed its membership applications for 2013, for returning athletes and new members. All training members who will be returning in 2013 have now lodged their renewal deposit and completed their forms. Membership offers for new training members will be available by late February/early...