Swimstars Program

Swimstars Program - £42 per month

Swimmers normally progress into this squad from Sheffield City Council’s School Swimming programme and the Little Olympics Gala. Over time in this squad swimmers will be taught:

      • Stroke technique
      • Dolphin kicking
      • Turning and finishing techniques
      • How to train effectively
      • Gala procedures

Entry criteria

      • Swimmers will normally be between 9 and 12 years of age
      • Must be competent at three strokes and have a basic knowledge of all four strokes, diving and turning
      • Be able to swim 400m continuously
      • Must initially commit to a minimum of two sessions per week

Competitions

      • Swimmers will will have the opportunity to compete in a number of events, for example:
      • In-house galas (these are normally for swimmers aged 10 years and under)
      • City of Sheffield Swim Squad's Level 3 and Level 4 galas

Progression

      • When ready, squad swimmers can further their training in an aquatic sport i.e. swimming, water polo etc

Squad Information

      • Price - £42 per month
      • Venue - King Edwards Pool, Sheffield, S10 2PL
      • Lead Coach - Merys Richards
      • Assistant Coaches - Alexandre Powell and Harry Dunbar

Training Sessions 

 

Day

Swim

Monday

6.30pm – 7.30pm

Wednesday

7.30pm – 8.30pm 

Additional information