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What is Gold Squad?

Swimmers in our Gold Squad are on their way to being champions. This squad is for the cultivation of National qualifiers, Regional finalists and County medallists. The programme is focused on perfecting technique and implementing a winning mentality among swimmers, whilst maintaining a love for swimming with challenging sessions that stimulate the soul. Consistency and motivation are the cornerstones of Gold Squad, paving a bright future of strong performances in the years to come. 

Gold Squad Goals

To fight for County medal positions

To fight for Regional finals

To improve Endurance and Strength appropriate to swimming

To gain knowledge of the Scientific side of Sport (e.g. Proper Nutrition)

To understand the need for setting goals, promoting a positive mentality and strategy to improve race results

To develop values for all walks of life, such as; Perserverance and Commitment, Respect, Self-Respect, Focus, Sportsmanship and Sacrifice

Gold Squad Size

16 Swimmers

Sessions per Week (Under Current Restrictions)

Up to 10 sessions, with a minimum of 6, 90 - 120 Minutes Each

Age Range (Guidelines)

11 - 13 Years Old

Monthly Squad Fees

£52.44 per month

Minimum Requirements to Enter Gold Squad

Swimmers must have obtained multiple County Qualifying Times

Swimmers must have obtained a Regional Qualifying Times

Swimmers must have shown subjective qualities required by the Coach, such as, dedication and respect

Further Information

Gold Squad Training Times and Expectations