Squad Structure

The National Squad:

 

National Qualifier over any distance in the current year or Regional Qualifier over any distance in the current year or Regional Consideration Qualifier over any distance in the current year.

Attendance of 6+ Pool sessions & 1 Land or Gym sessions.

Outstanding training ethic and attitude to training, coaches and team mates. 

Weekly Log book returns required. Swimmers age 14 + Years. No Wild Cards

 

Regional Plus Squad:

 

Qualified in 8 + County events in the current year or be within 3% of a Regional Consideration time. 

Outstanding training ethic and attitude to training, coaches and team mates. Must still be a competitive member.

Weekly Log book returns required. Swimmers age 14+ No Wild Cards                                                                                       

Junior National Squad:

 

Regional Qualifier over any distance in the current year or Regional Consideration Qualifier over any distance in the current year or Wiltshire County Qualifier with 12+ qualifying times over any distance in the current year or within 5% of a Regional Consideration time.

Attendance of 5+ Pool sessions & 1 Land or Gym session.

Outstanding training ethic and attitude to training, coaches and team mates.

Weekly Log book returns required. Swimmers age 11 - 13 Years. No Wild Cards

 

Potential National Squad:

 

Wiltshire County Quallifier with 8+ qualifying times over any distance in the current year. (9/10 years to achieve at least 2+ county times)

Attendance of 5+ pool sessions and 1 land or Gym session.

Outstanding training ethic and attitude to training, coaches and team mates. 

Weekly Log sheet returns required. Swimmers age 9-12 years o Wild Cards

 

Regional Squad:  

 

Qualified in at least 1+ County events in the current year. 

Desired attendance of 4+ Pool sessions and 1+ Land training.

Good training ethic and attitude to training, coaches and team mates.

 

Swimmers age 12+ years with outstanding 9 year olds considered. (Wildcards in agreement with head coach) 

 

The County Squad:

 

No Qualification required. Working towards County Qualification.

Attendance of 3+ Pool Sessions. Good training ethic and attitude to training, coaches and team mates.

A desire to compete regularly in open meets & competitions. Age 9 - 12 years

 

Development County Squad:

 

No Qualification required. Working to develop 4 strong strokes and good technique in all.

Developing starts, turns and finishes in all strokes.

Attendance of 2+ Pool sessions. Good training ethic and attitude to training, coaches and team mates. A desire to compete in some open meets & competitions. Age 8 - 10 years

 

Development Skills:

 

No Qualification required. Must be showing evidence of 2/3 strong strokes and good technique.

Starting to improve starts, turns and finishes in all strokes.  Attendance of 2 sessions.

A desire to want to compete in very low level competitions. Age 7 - 9 years. Swimmers can choose to attend 1 or 2 sessions.

 

Learn to Swim:

 

Stages 1 -6:  Developing and Teaching young children to feel safe and confident in the water. From age 4 years.

 

 

 

 

Contact

Tigersharks are always happy to hear from you.

For all ‘Competitive Training’ enquiries
please contact Lesley Leffers on mobile 07707 470100

For all ‘Learn to Swim’ enquiries
please contact Zoe Salmon on mobile 07849 393054

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