Suitable for keen swimmers (aged approx. 11-13 yrs) who wish to develop their skills, speed and stamina.
To participate in this squad swimmers are required to:
- Attend 2-5 sessions per week
- Be approximately 11-13 years of age
- Demonstrate good technique and an ability to cope with the required training volume and intensity
Swimmers may attend any of the following sessions each week:
Wed 6.30-7.20pm (dryland) / 7.30-8.30pm (swim)
Fri 4.30-5.20pm (swim) / 5.30-6.00pm (dryland)
Please refer to our latest training calendar for a detailed schedule for the current quarter.
During the summer school holidays, classes are held as per the summer holiday schedule.
Swimmers wishing to take part in competitive swimming will need to join M1 Swimming Club.
Coaches will nominate approximately 12 swim meets over the course of the season which swimmers will be encouraged to enter. These meets will be listed under 'M1 Blue' on the M1 Swimming Club website.
The following meets are considered priority meets for Development Squad:
Short Course Season
- M1 Short Course Gala
- Metro Short Course Competition
Long Course Season
- M1 Long Course Gala
- M1 Club Championship Gala
- All Junior Competition