4-10 years (guidance only)
Learn To Swim, National Teaching Plan Stages 1-6
Lead Teacher : Ben McDonald
To create skills in all four strokes in preparation for competitive swimming (or other aquatic activity) using NTP 4-7 with the view to progress along the appropriate pathways in the Club.
By booking termly lesson slots with the Lead Teacher.
Eligible swimmers may be invited to participate in Club events, e.g. Club Championships, etc
It is important to maintain attendance to ensure continued progressive development. Please advise the teachers of any absence.
See our Minnows sub-section for session times and dates
Training Performance & Expectations
Individuals are encouraged to take a positive work ethic at all sessions and to be committed to learning and continuing their development. Sessions are based on developing swimmers in preparation for the training requirements of future squads.
Swimmers are also expected to uphold and maintain respect for other Club members, coaches, volunteers, officials, other pool and facility users and the facilities themselves in abidance with the Club “code of conduct”. Every swimmer should understand that they are representative of and act as ambassadors for the Club.
Swimmers showing a positive engagement, work ethic, ability and desire to succeed (age dependant).