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 7.00-7.25pm (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.
Development swimmers interested in competing are encouraged to enter the following meets in the 2018/2019 Season:
Short Course Season (May to September 2018)
5 May - Oasis Encouragement Meet
20 May - DVE SC Meet
26 May - M1 Short Course Gala
23 June - Vicentre SC Meet
30 June - CA Tritons Meet
22 Jul - Ringwood Short Course Meet
29 Jul - Lilydale Meet
11-12 Aug - Metro Short Course Competition
19 Aug - DVE Aquatic Meet
Long Course Season (October 2018 to April 2019)
13 Oct - Bayside Long Course Meet
10 Nov - M1 Long Course Gala
25 Nov - DVE Long Course Meet
9 Feb - Metro South All Junior Eliminations
24 Feb - Kew Meet
16 Mar - M1 Club Championship Gala
30-31 Mar - Metro All Junior Finals (finalists only)
* Qualifying times required
Please refer to the M1 Blue page for details and online entries for the above meets.