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Athletes need to be selected into the Performing National Squad.

UWA WEST COASTPERFORMING NATIONAL SQUAD

Athletes need to be selected into the Performing National Squad.

This Squad is for competitive swimmers who are seeking to make finals or medal at Open/Age National Championships.

Athletes complete individualised training programs where a very high level of commitment is required.

Athletes are required to attend eight – ten sessions per week.

The training program designed by our professional coaches aims to prepare athletes both physically and mentally toward peak performance.

Specified sessions are offered to competitive swimmers focusing on certain strokes and distances at an elite level of competition.

Some may go on to be selected for a National Team.

Criteria:

  • National Pool Medalist (Open or Age)
  • National Finalist (Open or Age)
  • National Pool Qualifier 15yrs+ (#)
  • Minimum commitment 8-9 + Pool Sessions per week, or training plan as agreed with coach and an ongoing commitment to swimming
  • 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. (#) 15yrs+ criteria includes coach discretion on age &/or maturation.
  • 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
11/10/21 to 23/04/22
MONDAY GYM/POOL - ROB
05:15- 07:30HBF 8-Lane/Gym
TUESDAY POOL - ROB
05:30 - 07:30UWA 13-Lane
TUESDAY POOL - ROB
16:30 - 19:00HBF 8-Lane
WEDNESDAY POOL - ROB
05:30 - 07:30HBF 8-Lane
THURSDAY GYM/POOL - ROB
05:15- 07:30HBF 8-Lane/Gym
THURSDAY POOL - ROB
16:30 - 19:00HBF 8-Lane
FRIDAY POOL - ROB
05:30 - 07:30UWA 13-Lane
SATURDAY POOL - ROB
05:30 - 07:30HBF 8-Lane
SATURDAY GYM - ROB
07:45 - 09:00UWSC Gym

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