We offer half-hourly, once a week beginner lessons for children aged 5 and over the cost of which is £30 per month payable by standing order. Lessons are available at Willesden and Vale Farm. Children progress from B1 to B2 and then B3, which is the final stage before Novices.
NOVICES & JUNIOR COMPETITIVE
Novices swim in the large pool and swim one hour per lesson. Depending on their ability group, they will swim either once or twice a week. Cost is £30 per month for a weekly lesson of one hour and £40 for those swimming twice or more a week. Our Junior Competitive section is also £40 per month.
This is where the hard work really starts. Swimming at least twice a week, this group is the preparation for the squads - the level of work is increased, and the children start to compete in galas. As they are swimming at least twice a week the cost is £45 per month payable by standing order.
In this squad, the children develop the skill and techniques to continue on to the actual squads. Swimming again at least three times a week the monthly fee for this is £50 payable by standing order.
At the higher levels of performance entry to these squads is defined by target speeds across all four strokes, which swimmers have to achieve. Squad members are entitled to attend as many session in a week as they wish at the pools we use for no extra cost. £50 per month payable by standing order.
This is a yearly, renewable fee which is paid separately from lesson/squad session fees. Due in January each year the fee covers ASA Registration and Insurance costs, Currently in 2019, this is £20 for Beginners and Novice Groups 1 to 4 (Category 1 swimmers) and £35 for those in swimming in competition.