T1 and T2 Squads

This area is dedicated to those swimmers in T1 and T2 Squads.   Dave and Eric will post test sets that we have done with the results regularly. In addition there will be information regarding training both pool and land. For any information look in the swimming articles section.

T1 Squad

  • All expectations and achievements of Skill Development Squad.
  • Attendance to at least three of five two hour sessions in a week, however you may commit to more, if not all sessions.
  • Achieving 10% of the County qualifying times.
  • Good attitude and discipline within the swimming environment.

T2 Squad

  • All expectations and achievements of  T1 Squad.
  • Attendance to at least 5 sessions in a week, however you may commit to more, if not all sessions, this will ensure a full training programme and a more well-rounded athlete.
  • County qualifying times in at least 4 events over at least 2 strokes, aiming for Regional qualifying times in the coming season.
  • High performance in testing sessions i.e. kick test, timed distance swim, stroke efficiency, starts and turns.
  • Good attitude and discipline within the swimming environment.

Expectations and Achievements

Each squad has a minimum attendance and achievement requirement.  All swimmers may commit to attend more training if they wish.

The achievements are linked to qualifying times at County and Regional level.  For details of these qualifying times, please see the Club notice board or visit the relevant websites.

In addition to training and competing, there are opportunities for swimmers to assist  at meets and/or train to be coaches.