Thanks to our Equipment Director, Hamish McKendrick, for organising!
Sunday 19th January 2020
The Portsea Clubhouse
Life Members started arriving at the clubhouse for the lunch to celebrate the induction of Immediate Past President Stuart Rayner from 11:30 onwards with many meeting for the first time since the Sophie Riddell Life Members dinner back in April 2018.
What a ...
Just like the days of the Nutrigrain Ironman competitions where Portsea Back Beach would turn on the surf and deliver 7ft plus sets, this year’s Club Champs day was no different! Long range forecasts for Sunday had some members quivering in their thongs, but the call was made to continue as Portsea members aren’t known ...
The 2020 Portsea swim classic was the 34th running of the event. Once again the Portsea swim classic gold 2.5 km race was sold out at a very early stage. In addition the Portsea swim classic 1.5 km race once again sold out. This year we welcomed two additional swims to the event being the 500 metre Portsea junior swim ...
Our newly appointed Sustainability Officer, Alex Madden, has been hard at work developing initiatives to ensure the club becomes more sustainable and environmentally conscious. As you will be able to see when you get your morning coffee at the club there are PSLSC branded keep cups for sale - this is an effort to reduce ...
Who can stay overnight at the Club?
Any active member 18 years of age or over can stay overnight. The member must be booked in for every night they plan to stay via the online booking system.
How much does it cost to stay overnight at the Club?
$5 per night. This is to contribute to building ...
The first of the regular carnivals for the season was a double header at Ocean Grove on Dec 7/8. Portsea had 12 juniors competing on the Saturday and another 12 youth/seniors on the Sunday.
First up on Saturday was the juniors. Conditions were challenging – just how many of our Portsea juniors like it. Some fields ...
Time to get excited – we are into December and will shortly commence the 2019/2020 Portsea Nippers Program. Just a few matters to consider in advance of the start of the program:
Registrations into the program closed in early November 2019. We have over 520 participants enrolled at present ...
Portsea arrived at Mornington last Sunday with a team of fifteen hardened competitors. Every bit of toughness would be needed for the conditions – cold, windy, bay chop, rain and even a burst of hail for the IRB crews out to sea. Our hard fought races paid dividends with our best club result in living memory –third ...
Just as registrations for the Pier to Perignon opened, our website went down due to an unexpected increase in traffic from previous years.
There was about 15 minutes of downtime, and understand this would have been a frustrating time for those trying to register.
We are looking at a number of options that will ...