Development 1 Squad

Lead Coach: Lula Parker-Morrison

Development 1 is the second stage of our competitive pathway, focusing on improving competitve skills, and understanding key technique skills and drills for each of the four strokes.

Entry Guidelines
Swimmers must be able to demonstrate the following:

– Can complete 50m of all 4 strokes proficiently
– Consisently demonstrate bilateral breathing for frontcrawl
– Able to push off the wall in streamline correctly and consistently
– Able to read the clock and set off at the correct time (when basic timings are given)
– Understand what a legal turn is for all four strokes
– Have lane etiquette

Swimmer must demonstrate a desire to compete at local competitions.

All swimmers are selected at the coaches discretion.

Manchester Aquatics Centre
Manchester Aquatics Centre
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