Junior Development Squad

Training Times & Fees


Coach - Helen Thornton
(11-13 years of age)

At this level the training requirement is four sessions per week all early morning sessions. This may be adjusted depending upon age and ability. Entry is at Coach's discretion but a minimum requirement for the junior development squad is 400m freestyle in: 5.50.00. Swimmers must be able to swim 100m in all strokes plus a 200m I.M. and must be able to compete at County level.

Levels of Attainment and Competition:

Regional Qualifiers and Medallists
County Qualifiers, Finalists and Medallists
Nationals Qualifiers


Open Meets
Training Camp
Skill Development
Land training
Time Trials

Squad Times

Day Time Pool Location
Monday 05:15 - 06:30 Northolt Leisure Centre
Tuesday 19:00 - 20:30 Northolt Leisure Centre
Thursday 05:15 - 07:00 Acton Leisure Centre
Friday 05:15 - 07:00 Acton Leisure Centre
Saturday 06:00 - 08:00 Northolt Leisure Centre




Joining fee for new member: £41.00.

Total fees are £84.00 per month via direct debit.
Membership subscription is £10 per month and is included in the monthly fee. On joining, a payment by card, cheque or cash is requested to cover the joining fee, the first month of training and your membership subscription. To ease the Club`s administration, members are asked to pay by Direct Debit. Payment by other methods will incur an administration charge of £2 per month.

Members should please note that fees are payable for all 12 months of the year although the club will be closed for around seven weeks each year. This is because the cost of running the club are divided into twelve equal installments to make the payment by Direct Debit easier.
Should you wish to cancel your membership, please email us with 30 days notice so that we can cancel your Direct Debit.         
Email:    [email protected]    
Contact for information on:
Jr Development Coach: Helen Thornton
Squad Admin and Finance: Elaine Howe
Junior Head Coach: Helen Thornton
email:  [email protected]
t:   07976 878327
ESC Child Protection: Maria Abrams
Gala Entry Co-ordinator: Leah Pullen
t: 07564 509501