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Athletes need to be selected into the Developing National Blue Squad

UWA WEST COASTDEVELOPING NATIONAL SQUAD BLUE

Athletes need to be selected into the Developing National Green Squad.

Swimmers should have a clear understanding of what their goals are and will spend more time training for specific events and dry land strength training.

A high level of commitment is expected along with a mature and responsible attitude towards training.

DN Blue Squad Members are required to be ‘Competitive’ SWA/UWSC members.

Squad sizes to be maintained between 24-28 full-time swimmers (excluding transitional opportunities).

Criteria:

  • National Qualifier
  • National Open Water Qualifying Time
  • Previous National Qualifier
  • Athletes within 2% of achieving a National Pool Qualifying Time (coaches discretion)
  • Attend a minimum of 4-6 sessions per week and willing to commit to agreed training plan
  • Coaches Discretion; ‘ability to progress’ in the current season, based on attitude to coaches feedback, ability to achieve cycle requirements, ability to adapt and make changes, personal development, physical development and ongoing coachability.
  • Quarterly’ squad placement reviews to be conducted after benchmark meets (eg: State & National Championships, typically April, June, September, December)
  • Regular ‘Coach’, ‘Athlete’ & ‘Parent’ progress meeting to be held for ‘Age’ level participants, including ‘transitional squad’ coach if applicable
  • The Club will be adopting a transparent squad movement/transition process, which includes squad movement by invitation and/or application.
SUMMER TRAINING SCHEDULE
27/04/21 to 25/09/21
MONDAY POOL - BRETT
05:30 - 07:30UWA 13-Lane
TUESDAY POOL - BRETT
05:30 - 06:30HBF 8-Lane
TUESDAY GYM - BRETT
06:30 - 07:30UWSC Gym
WEDNESDAY POOL - BRETT
17:00 - 19:00HBF 10-Lane
THURSDAY POOL - BRETT
05:30 - 07:30UWA 13-Lane
FRIDAY POOL - BRETT
05:30 - 06:30HBF 8-Lane
FRIDAY GYM - BRETT
06:30 - 07:30UWSC Gym
SATURDAY POOL - BRETT
05:30 - 07:30HBF UWA 13-Lane

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