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2014/15 Swimming WA Performance Squad Program

SWIMMING WA PERFORMANCE PATHWAY PROGRAM

Registrations close 5pm Monday 23rd June

Swimming WA is proud to announce the new SWA Performance Pathway.

The new Performance Squad levels are based off percentages outside "World Best" and where athletes should be tracking on a developmental line of progression in relation to their age.

By capturing athletes this way it will allow SWA to deliver the most appropriate recognition, education and support to athletes in the pathway at the stages were it is most beneficial.

Swimming WA aim to provide the following at each level of the pathway.

Platinum Squad

  • Age Criteria - OPEN
  • Funding support for athletes and coaches for Daily Training Environment (DTE) and International Competition* opportunities
  • Access to Swimming WA Technical Director Bernie Mulroy
  • Squad uniform

Gold Squad

  • Age Criteria - OPEN
  • Funding support for athletes and coaches for Daily Training Environment (DTE) and International Competition* opportunities
  • Access to Swimming WA Technical Director Bernie Mulroy
  • Squad uniform

Silver Squad

  • Age Criteria - 16+ Girls / 17+ Boys
  • Educational/Career support for athletes 
  • Access to Swimming WA Technical Director Bernie Mulroy
  • Squad uniform

Bronze Squad

  • Age Criteria - 14-15 Girls / 15-16 Boys
  • SWA Bronze Camp (July) & Clinic (October)
    • To cover educational topics such as Nutrition, phsycial recovery,time management, social media and social awareness, professionalism, and more
    • Pool and land based swimming training w/ National Team Coaches and Athletes
  • Squad uniform

Black Squad

  • Age Criteria - 12-13 Girls / 13-14 Boys
  • SWA Black Camp Clinic (October)
    • To cover educational topics such as Nutrition ,time management, social media and social awareness, and more
    • Pool and land based swimming training w/ National Team Coaches and Athletes
  • Squad uniform

 

*Funding Assistance for International Competiton Experience only available for Athletes not already recieveing this experience through an Australian or Junior Australian Team.