To provide swimmers with a program that can offer the opportunity to progress and compete at a high State level, targeting State medals and National qualifying times. The multi-stroke/multi-event philosophy is still important with increases in training speed and intensity. Some strength training will be introduced at this level in addition to core body work. This group will be made up of dedicated swimmers in the club and will require a very strong commitment to swimming excellence.
Monthly Squad fee: $170
Ages 11 to 14
Expected minimum attendance is of 6 sessions per week
Swimmer must be able to complete bench mark tests
High level of commitment to training regime
1 Gym session per week
95% attendance to training reputation
Excellent training ability and strong work ethic (Psychology, Capacity)
Progression from State Development Squad
Final decision on selection is of the head coach / coaches
Health & Injury Management
With the training load swimmers in this squad undertake, swimmers will be required to undergo physio screenings, blood tests and health information sessions in order assist with maintaining a healthy, injury free body.
Equipment swimmers will require are flippers, goggles (plus a spare pair), kickboard, pool buoy, paddles, band, swim costume & cap. We ask swimmers to be at training 15min prior to the commencement time, for activation/ dryland activities and be ready to dive in on time
AQUAPULSE – WERRIBEE / HOPPERS CROSSING
Squad fees do not include entry fee to the Aquapulse complex in Hoppers Crossing. More information about casual entry,
multi passes and weekly membership fees can be found on www.aquapulse.wynactive.com.au.
Terms & Conditions
Fees are calculated on an annual basis, paid by 12 monthly instalments on the first of each month and includes an allowance for prescribed squad breaks in the fee structure at specified times during the year
Fees are due and payable on the 1st of the month and in advance
Fees overdue by 14 days or more will lead to the exclusion of your child/children from squad training
Family discount - 5% for two or more squad members
Suspension of Fees: Squad fees may be suspended where squad member’s illness/ or injury or is travelling overseas for a minimum of three consecutive weeks results in an inability to train. A medical certificate would be required for injury or sickness. As an allowance is made for squad breaks in fee calculation, squad break periods cannot be included in the minimum three consecutive weeks’ absence required for fee suspension
There are no make-up classes
Club membership is renewed annually on July 1 and includes registration to Swimming Victoria. Swimmers aged 15 and under, require that at least one parent also joins the Club.
Resignations from the squads must be in writing to the Club’s treasurer and must give two weeks notice
Laverton Swimming Club reserves the right to change, modify or update the terms and conditions, criteria, training times and location relating to your squad membership. Any such changes will be made with reasonable notice however sometimes these may have to be altered at any time due to unforeseen circumstances. Check our website for latest changes.
Should you have any queries about the squads or for more information and assessment, please contact the Head Coach on 0402 813 558 or email@example.com