Tateswim's Sprinters Squad is for committed young swimmers training to compete at state level.
To participate in this squad swimmers are required to:
Attend an average of 3-4+ sessions per week (there are 6 available)
Have the desire to become a swimmer and train as an athlete
Join M1 Swimming Club and participate at nominated swim meets
Be approximately 10-13 years old
Demonstrate good technique and an ability to cope with the required training volume and intensity
Have achieved Metro and/or State level qualifying times.
Attendance is recommended all year round for best performance outcomes. Tateswim has a one week non-training period each school holiday.
Swimmers may attend any of the following sessions each week:
Mon 6.30-7.20pm (dryland) / 7.30-8.30pm (swim)
Fri 4.30-5.15pm (dryland @ MARC studio) / 5.20-6.00pm (swim)
Swimmers are training to qualify for and compete at Metro and State level competitions.
Please refer to the Competition Calendar for a listing of events suitable for swimmers in Sprinters Squad.
Outlined below are the priority meets for this squad:
M1 Galas (Terms 1, 2 and 4)
Metro Short Course Competition (Term 3)
Victorian Short Course Age Championships* (Term 3)
Victorian Age Championships* (Term 4)
Victorian Sprint Championships* (Term 1)
Metro All Junior Competition (Term 1)
* Qualifying times apply