Competitive Squad

Coaches:
Lucy Walton, John Bishop, Rosie Jones, Jasmine Swanston

Poolside Assistants:
John Bennet & Emrys Owen

Hours per week: 6½ + 1 hour land training
This squad is a progression from the Skill Development squad for swimmers keen to compete regularly. Training sessions are held on Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.

Objectives:
Swimmers will be expected to regularly compete in Level 3 & 4 (or above) Open Meets as well as the Club Championships and Devon Development galas. If selected they will be expected to swim for the Club in the Arena League and other team events. Swimmers should be targeting qualification times so that they can compete at the Devon County Championships.

Commitment:
Swimmers are expected to regularly attend all 4 pool sessions each week and land-training, in line with the ASA’s Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) principles.
Swimmers who do not attend regularly or who do not display the correct level of commitment will be moved to a more appropriate squad *

Training timetable