CRITERIA FOR MOVEMENT BETWEEN SQUADS

Junior A to Senior

  • Minimum Age for entry to the Senior Squad is 12 years
  • 6x200IM on 3.50
  • 8x200fc on 3.25
  • Division time and commitment to attend divisions
  • Read the paceclock
  • Good technique
  • Attendance, punctuality and good work ethic, both t training and galas
  • Space in next squad
  • Agreement between coaches of squads

Junior B to Junior A

  • 6x200fc on 3.50
  • 8x100IM on 2.10
  • Any 1 Regional Qualifying Meets time
  • Read the pace clock
  • Good technique
  • Attendance, punctuality and good work ethic, both at training and galas
  • Space in next squad
  • Agreement between coaches of squads

 

Development Squad to Junior B

  • 8x100fc on 2.05
  • Grade B qualifying times
  • Basic understanding of the pace clock
  • Good technique
  • Attendance, punctuality and good work ethic, both at training and galas
  • Space in next squad
  • Agreement between coaches of squads

Please note that as and from 16/02/2014 achieving Grade B times does not ensure a place in the Junior B Squad.

Other important criteria include:

  • Girls must be capable of repeating 100s FC in training on 2.05.
  • Boys must be able to repeat 100s FC on 2.00
  • There must be places available in the Junior B Squad.
  • Swimmers must be capable of completing sessions given to the squad.
  • All strokes will be taken into consideration.
  • Attendance at Galas and sessions.
  • Attitude and behaviour at training sessions.