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Team Bath AS
Nickel

Description of Criteria & Expectations

Will have a minimum of 2 county qualifying times, in 2 different strokes; 1 at 50 metres and 1 at a longer distance.
Trial period for swimmers without the entry criteria may be offered at coaches’ discretion. Expected to
swim for Club teams if selected. Expected to enter Counties, Regionals and targeted Open Meets.

Training Sessions & Times

Trowbridge

Saturday: 07:30 - 09:00

Sunday: 16:00 - 17:30 

Bath University

Wednesday: 19:15 - 21:00

Friday: 18:00 - 20:00

Sunday: 09:00–11:00

Limits

Those offered a trial period will have 4 months from entry to achieve 2 county qualifying times as per criteria for the squad.

Description of Criteria & Expectations

Entry is at coaches’ invitation only. Expected to swim for Club Teams if selected, and targeted open meets (including Club Championships) where they have the qualification times, including Counties. 

Training Sessions & Times

Trowbridge

Tuesday: 19:30–21:30

Friday: 20:15 - 21:45

Saturday: 07:30 - 9:00

Sunday: 16:00 – 17:30 

Bath University

Sunday: 09:00–11:00

Limits

18+

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Gold
Nickel
 

Description of Criteria & Expectations

Entry is at the discretion of the Junior Development Coach in consultation with the Develpment Coach.  Expected to swim for club teams if selected. Expected to enter Club Championships.

Training Sessions & Times

Dauntsey's

Monday: 18:30 - 20:30

Trowbridge

Friday: 19:15 - 20:15

Bath University
Sunday: 09:00 – 11:00

Limits

None

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Silver

NICKEL

Description of Criteria & Expectations

No specific Entry Criteria, swimmers swimming mainly for fitness although some may still be selected for club Teams and may enter meets such as Club championships, Open Meets and Masters meets (where over 18.)

CROCODILES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Description of Criteria & Expectations

Entry is by trial with Junior Development Coach or by
progression from Alligators squad and acceptance is at coach’s discretion. Swimmers will have almost completed Swim England Stage 7 and must have legal strokes over 25m in Frontcrawl, Backstroke and Breaststroke and be strong over 50m in all 3 strokes. Expected to
enter Club Championships and expected to swim for club teams if selected. Encouraged to Enter level 3 open meets. 

ALLIGATORS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Description of Criteria & Expectations

Entry is by trial with Junior Development Coach or trial with Level 2 Teacher in Small Pool Bradford on Avon, dependent upon age and stage attained already.  Swimmers work through the Swim England Stages 1 -4, in small pool, and 5-7, in big pool, of the Learn to Swim Framework.

Training Sessions & Times

Trowbridge

Friday: 20:15 - 21:45
Sunday: 16:00 - 17:30

Dauntsey's

Monday: 18:45 - 20:15

Training Sessions & Times

Trowbridge

Friday: 19:15 - 20:15

Sunday: 15:15 - 16:00

Training Sessions & Times

Trowbridge
Sundays between 13:30 to 16:00 in half hourly or 45min sessions depending upon stage of
Learn to swim framework child will be working towards.

Limits

Minimum age 13 years

Limits

None

Limits

Minimum age 4 years 

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Silver

Gold

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Bronze
 

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Crocodilies
 

Swimmers no longer in full time education, that are past performance swimmers but are still regularly competing. Expected to swim for club teams if selected.
Expected to compete in Masters Competitions or other 

competitions on a regular basis.

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