Equipment List

Below is the list of equipment that swimmers will be needing depending on which squad they train in. We understand that providing this equipment can be costly, new swimmers to the squad are not expected to have the full kit straight away and the club does some spare equipment swimmers can use in the mean time. 

 

 

Squad Kit Required
Academy
  • Costume
  • Goggles
  • 750ml Drinks Bottle
  • Club Hat
  • Finis Alignment Kick Board
Development Squad
  • Costume
  • Goggles
  • 1L Drinks Bottle
  • Club Hat
  • Club Top
  • Short Training Fins
  • Small Pull Buoy
  • Finis Alignment Kick Board

Competitive, Performance

and Elite Squads

  • Costume
  • Goggles
  • 1L Drinks Bottle
  • Club Hat
  • Club Top
  • Short Training Fins
  • Small Pull Buoy
  • Finis Pulling Ankle Strap
  • Snorkel
  • FINIS Alignment Kick Board
  • Land Training Band (low & medium resistance)
  • Hand Paddles
  • Foam Roller
  • Skipping Rope

 

Drinks

Swimmers should be  provided with fresh tap water from home. Sugary drinks and are not recommended.To prevent the buildup of bacteria please use reusable sports bottles which should be taken home, emptied and regularly cleaned. (Vending bottles are not usually designed for re-use and effective cleaning).

Other Equipment

Please be aware that coaches may suggest additional training aids for some swimmers.They will not be appropriate for all swimmers in that squad and may be for a specific technical reason.

Uniform for Galas and Open Meets

In line with our club kit policy swimmers attending galas at medal ceremonies or in club publicity are asked to represent the club image and wear the Club hat and Club Top