Each February, the Belmont Masters Club Committee award trophies in recognition of achievement over the previous calendar year. We have a range of awards that celebrate various aspects of club participation so swimmers of all abilities and ambitions can aim for an award.
Swimmer of the Year
The Belmont Oasis Leisure Centre Trophy
Awarded in recognition of the member who represents our club the most actively and participates in the most club activities. Based on highest accrued points, each member is awarded points for participation in State Championship swims and Inter-club meets. The award also recognizes commitment to club activities with points awarded for attendance at Monday and Wednesday night Training and Sunday Club Days.
Most Improved Swimmer
The Pat Strachan Trophy
Awarded for improvement over the year as adjudged by the Coaches and the President. This is based on a members improvement based on time trials and for the clear improvement of technique and ability.
Best Club Person
The Norm Francis Trophy
In recognition of outstanding contribution to the club, the recipient of this trophy is determined by popular vote among members at the Annual General Meeting in December.
The Joyce Kennedy Memorial Trophy
Based on points accrued in the Masters Swimming Australia Vorgee Endurance 1000 Award program, this trophy is awarded to the member who accrues the highest score over the year, in-turn accruing the highest number of points for our club.