Swimmers progress to 3-4 sessions a week, with the focus on learning and refining the fundamentals of all four strokes, i.e. good technical habits.While also learning to train.
Swimmers will be racing locally and aiming to qualify for the NZ Junior Festival .
Once swimmers can consistantly complete the following skills they will be invited to move up to the NZ Junior Squad.
Kicking continously 200m in freestyle, backstroke in a streamline, breastroke and 100 butterfly kick
Streamlining off the wall front and back 7m underwater
Complete legal tumble turns and touch turns
Race start from the blocks and streamline for 10m
Be able to read the pace clock
Swim with smooth continous technique and legal turns 150 freestyle 150 backstroke 150 breastroke 25 butterfly
Consistantly attend 3-4 sessions each week
Swimmers Will Need
- A pair of goggles
- Drink Bottle
- A pair of zoggs,aqualine or arena short fins at every session please dont buy the red and black speedo diofuse fins - sold at the pool shop
- A positive attitude
Costs are an annual fee broken into 12 monthly payments for a minimum of 46 weeks of coaching a year, and do not include pool entry.
Coaches: Lead by Shaun
- 3-4 sessions per week
- The start times are the times the swimmers enter the water