Development Squad Achievers

AREA ACHIEVERS SQUAD DEVELOPMENT PLAN (subject to change and approval by SNSW)

SQUAD OBJECTIVE

Increase participation whilst improving swimmer progression and retention.

SELECTION CRITERIA

·        Able Bodied Swimmers aged 10-16* years that competed in an individual event at the 2018 Area LC Championships or

·        Multi Class Swimmers aged between 10-16* years that competed in an individual event at the 2016/2017 Area LC Championships or the NSW Multi Class Championships.

* Athletes aged 9 years old may be included in squad selections at the Area’s discretion. (as long as they have turned 10 by day of meet)

ADDITIONAL SELECTION CRITERIA

·        Country plus 10%. Once again spots can be backed filled by swimmers outside this Country plus 10% if all places are not filled.

DEVELOPMENT DATES & LOCATIONS

·        2 days of development 26-27 May 2018 Location TBC

DEVELOPMENT MEET

·        Encouraged to compete at the SNE&NW Area SC Championships 23-24 June 2018

·        Achievers Development Meet (6th October at SOPAC) – date to be confirmed by SNSW)

INITIAL COST

$50 for the first swimmer in the family, $25 for every additional swimmer in the family (for all SNE&NW squads). (I.e. family of 3 swimmers would cost $50+$25+$25=$100).  Cost includes area shirt, area cap, coaching, participant pool entry.