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JUNIOR DEVELOPMENT

The Junior Development Squad is the first progression in the Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club Squad program and aims to assist athletes with the transition from Learn to Swim Lessons to a competitive squad environment.

Participants will learn how to function in a squad environment as they develop the foundations of competitive technique and skill across all four strokes. Introduction to competition is done in a fun, encouraging and educating way through our Splash Carnivals.

  • Age: Primarily between 7-12 years of age

  • Sessions: Athletes can attend up to 2 sessions per week.

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TRAINING TIMETABLE

Coaches: Erin & Tanya & Lawrence

  • MONDAY: 4.30pm-5.30pm at ARC Campbelltown
  • WEDNESDAY: 4.30 pm-5.30pm at ARC Campbelltown
  • FRIDAY: 6.00pm-7.00pm at Water World

WARM UPS

Swimmers are asked to arrive at the pool 15 minutes before training.


SQUAD FEES

The training fee for Junior Development is $316.80/Quarter ($105.60/Month)

In a case where a student may have a serious injury or illness, and misses four or more weeks of training please contact the Club Treasure to organise temporarily freezing your training fees.


COMPETITIONS

Junior Development Squad compete in Splash Carnivals.


COMMUNICATION

Two of the most important aspects of being involved in the Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club is good communication between the coach, swimmer and parents and the effective distribution of information to families by the coach and the club.

Seasonal meetings will be held for each squad where the coach will provide information to parents and swimmers including competition schedules.

If a swimmer or parent has any questions or concerns, they are asked to speak to their coach.

The Club uses a number of communication methods to keep members up to date;

Team App

The club predominately utilises TeamApp to communicate updates notices, schedules, events, etc. You can download TeamApp to compatible smart phones and tablets. It is designed to send alerts and messages direct to the device on which is installed. Alternatively, you sign up through the TeamApp webpage and receive all notifications to your email address. The team app website is: www.teamapp.com

Once installed search for Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club and request to join the membership. This will be sent to a nominated committee member for action.

Email

Please ensure the Club has an up to date email address to contact you. If you need to update your email address please contact the Club to do so.

White Board

Relevant information regarding upcoming meets can be found on the back of the White Board.

Newsletter

Monthly Newsletters will be sent out via email and shared on TEAM APP.

Facebook

Please like our Facebook page to keep up to date with our latest results


SQUAD PATHWAYS

The athletes in Junior Development Squad progress to:

Junior Competition Squad – athletes who:

  • have consistently attended training
  • have demonstrated the ability to learn and apply new technique and skill concepts
  • have consistently attended Splash Carnivals
  • are physically and mentally ready for the increase in commitment
  • are physically and mentally ready for the increase in training workload

Progressions from Junior Development Squad generally occur at the beginning of each month however they can take place at any time.

Athlete progression will be decided by the Coaching Team.


EQUIPMENT

Junior Development Squad swimmers are asked to have their own:

  • Drink Bottle (required for training)
  • Flippers
  • Kick Board

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JUNIOR COMPETITION

The Junior Competition Squad is the second progression in Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club Squad program and aims to assist athletes strengthen the foundations of competitive technique and skill across all four strokes with an emphasis on medley swimming.

Participants will be encouraged to focus on the process and enjoyment of racing as they develop habits that will continue throughout their competitive journey. Athletes will continue their involvement in Splash Carnivals and will be introduced to Targeted District & Club level competitions.

  • Age: Primarily between 8-13 years of age

  • Sessions: Athletes are encouraged to attend 3 sessions per week.

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TRAINING TIMETABLE

Coaches: Erin & Tanya & Lawrence

  • MONDAY: 4.30pm-5.30pm at ARC Campbelltown
  • WEDNESDAY: 4.30 pm-5.30pm at ARC Campbelltown
  • FRIDAY: 6.00pm-7.00pm at Water World
  • SATURDAY: 7.00am-8.30am at Water World

WARM UPS

Swimmers are asked to arrive at the pool 15 minutes before training.


SQUAD FEES

The training fee for the Junior Competition Squad is $423.50/Quarter ($141.17/Month)

In a case where a student may have a serious injury or illness, and misses four or more weeks of training please contact the Club Treasure to organise temporarily freezing your training fees.


COMPETITIONS

Junior Competition Squad competes in Splash Carnivals & Targeted District & Club Meets.


COMMUNICATION

Two of the most important aspects of being involved in the Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club is good communication between the coach, swimmer and parents and the effective distribution of information to families by the coach and the club.

Seasonal meetings will be held for each squad where the coach will provide information to parents and swimmers including competition schedules.

If a swimmer or parent has any questions or concerns, they are asked to speak to their coach.

The Club uses a number of communication methods to keep members up to date;

Team App

The club predominately utilises TeamApp to communicate updates notices, schedules, events, etc. You can download TeamApp to compatible smart phones and tablets. It is designed to send alerts and messages direct to the device on which is installed. Alternatively, you sign up through the TeamApp webpage and receive all notifications to your email address. The team app website is: www.teamapp.com

Once installed search for Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club and request to join the membership. This will be sent to a nominated committee member for action.

Email

Please ensure the Club has an up to date email address to contact you. If you need to update your email address please contact the Club to do so.

White Board

Relevant information regarding upcoming meets can be found on the back of the White Board.

Newsletter

Monthly Newsletters will be sent out via email and shared on TEAM APP.

Facebook

Please like our Facebook page to keep up to date with our latest results


SQUAD PATHWAYS

The athletes in Junior Competition Squad progress to:

State Junior Squad – athletes who:

  • have consistently attended 3 sessions per week as prescribed by the coach
  • have demonstrated the ability to learn and apply new technique and skill concepts
  • have consistently attended competitions as prescribed by the coach
  • are physically and mentally ready for the increase in commitment
  • are physically and mentally ready for the increase in training workload

Progressions from Junior Competition Squad generally occur at the beginning of each season (after Long Course or Short Course State Championships) however a transition phase may take place at any time.

Athlete progression will be decided by the Coaching Team.


EQUIPMENT

We do have equipment that swimmers can borrow from time to time. However it is important that swimmers have their own equipment.

Junior Competition Squad Swimmers are asked to have their own:

  • Drink Bottle (required for training)
  • Flippers
  • Kick Board
  • Pull Buoy

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STATE JUNIOR

The State Junior Squad is the third progression in Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club Squad program and aims to assist athletes strengthen the foundations of competitive technique and skill across all four strokes with an emphasis on medley swimming.

Participants will begin to take the step from club/district-based competition toward state level competition as they build the physiological platforms needed to succeed in the age group squads.

Athletes will also begin to formulate race plans that are congruent with their individual strengths whilst being encouraged to develop strategies to achieve their longer-term competitive goals.

  • Age: Primarily between 10-14 years of age

  • Sessions: Athletes are encouraged to attend at least 4 sessions per week.

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TRAINING TIMETABLE

Coach: Lawrence Krauter

  • MONDAY 4.30pm-6.00pm at Water World
  • TUESDAY 5.30am-7.00am at Water World
  • WEDNESDAY 5.30am-7.00am at Water World
  • FRIDAY 4.30pm-6.00pm at Water World
  • SATURDAY 7.00am-8.30am at Water World

WARM UPS

Swimmers are asked to arrive at the pool 15 minutes before training. Swimmers will need to wear enclosed shoes and bring a skipping rope and appropriately weighted Thera-band.


SQUAD FEES

The training fee for State Junior Squad is $564.30/Quarter ($188.10/Month)

In a case where a student may have a serious injury or illness, and misses four or more weeks of training please contact the Club Treasure to organise temporarily freezing your training fees.


COMPETITIONS

State Junior Squad competes in Targeted District & Club Meets in order to qualify for State Championships.


COMMUNICATION

Two of the most important aspects of being involved in the Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club is good communication between the coach, swimmer and parents and the effective distribution of information to families by the coach and the club.

Seasonal meetings will be held for each squad where the coach will provide information to parents and swimmers including competition schedules.

If a swimmer or parent has any questions or concerns, they are asked to speak to their coach.

The Club uses a number of communication methods to keep members up to date;

Team App

The club predominately utilises TeamApp to communicate updates notices, schedules, events, etc. You can download TeamApp to compatible smart phones and tablets. It is designed to send alerts and messages direct to the device on which is installed. Alternatively, you sign up through the TeamApp webpage and receive all notifications to your email address. The team app website is: www.teamapp.com

Once installed search for Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club and request to join the membership. This will be sent to a nominated committee member for action.

Email

Please ensure the Club has an up to date email address to contact you. If you need to update your email address please contact the Club to do so.

White Board

Relevant information regarding upcoming meets can be found on the back of the White Board.

Newsletter

Monthly Newsletters will be sent out via email and shared on TEAM APP.

Facebook

Please like our Facebook page to keep up to date with our latest results


SQUAD PATHWAYS

The athletes in State Junior Squad progress to:

State Senior Squad – athletes who:

  • have consistently attended 4+ sessions with at least 1 am session per week as prescribed by the coach
  • have Qualified and Compete at State Age Championships
  • have consistently attended competitions as prescribed by the coach
  • are physically and mentally ready for the increase in commitment
  • are physically and mentally ready for the increase in training workload

Progressions from State Junior Squad generally occur at the beginning of each season (after Long Course or Short Course State Championships) however a transition phase may take place at any time.

Athlete progression will be decided by the Coaching Team.


EQUIPMENT

State Junior Squad Swimmers are asked to have their own:

  • Drink Bottle (required for training)
  • Short Fins
  • Kick Board
  • Pull Buoy
  • Finger Paddles
  • Training Snorkel

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STATE SENIOR

The State Senior Squad is the fourth progression in the Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club Squad program and assists athletes to perform at the South Australian Age or Open Championship meets.

Athletes are 13+ years of age and attend 5-7 sessions per week with participants developing all aspects of stroke technique, fitness levels and race skills to prepare for competition.

  • Age: 12+ years of age

  • Sessions: Athletes are encouraged to attend 5-7 sessions per week.

Swimmer Ryan

TRAINING TIMETABLE

Coach: Lawrence Krauter

  • MONDAY 5.30am-7.00am at Water World
  • TUESDAY 4.30pm-6.30pm at Water World
  • WEDNESDAY 5.30am-7.00am at Water World
  • THURSDAY 4.30pm-6.30pm at Water World
  • FRIDAY 5.30am-7.00am at Water World
  • SATURDAY 7.00am-9.00am at Water World

WARM UPS

Swimmers are asked to arrive at the pool 15 minutes before training. Swimmers will need to wear enclosed shoes and bring a skipping rope and appropriately weighted Thera-band.


SQUAD FEES

The training fee for STATE SENIOR Squad is $669.90/Quarter ($223.30/Month)

In a case where a student may have a serious injury or illness, and misses four or more weeks of training please contact the Club Treasure to organise temporarily freezing your training fees.


COMPETITIONS

STATE SENIOR Squad competes in Targeted Meets & State Championships in order to qualify for State Championships. Swimmers may proceed to target qualifying for National Age Championships.


COMMUNICATION

Two of the most important aspects of being involved in the Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club is good communication between the coach, swimmer and parents and the effective distribution of information to families by the coach and the club.

Seasonal meetings will be held for each squad where the coach will provide information to parents and swimmers including competition schedules.

If a swimmer or parent has any questions or concerns, they are asked to speak to their coach.

The Club uses a number of communication methods to keep members up to date;

Team App

The club predominately utilises TeamApp to communicate updates notices, schedules, events, etc. You can download TeamApp to compatible smart phones and tablets. It is designed to send alerts and messages direct to the device on which is installed. Alternatively, you sign up through the TeamApp webpage and receive all notifications to your email address. The team app website is: www.teamapp.com

Once installed search for Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club and request to join the membership. This will be sent to a nominated committee member for action.

Email

Please ensure the Club has an up to date email address to contact you. If you need to update your email address please contact the Club to do so.

White Board

Relevant information regarding upcoming meets can be found on the back of the White Board.

Newsletter

Monthly Newsletters will be sent out via email and shared on TEAM APP.

Facebook

Please like our Facebook page to keep up to date with our latest results


SQUAD PATHWAYS

The athletes in STATE SENIOR Squad progress to:

National Squad – athletes who:

  • have consistently attended 5+ sessions per week as prescribed by the coach
  • have shown the potential to qualified for National Age or National Open Water Championships
  • will normally be 13+ (females), 14+ (Males) years of age
  • have consistently attended competitions as prescribed by the coach
  • are physically and mentally ready for the increase in commitment
  • are physically and mentally ready for the increase in training workload

Progressions from STATE SENIOR Squad generally occur at the beginning of each season (after Long Course or Short Course State Championships) however a transition phase may take place at any time.

Athlete progression will be decided by the Coaching Team.


EQUIPMENT

State Senior Squad Swimmers are asked to have their own:

  • Drink Bottle (required for training)
  • Short Fins
  • Kick Board
  • Pull Buoy
  • Finger Paddles & Hand Paddles
  • Snorkel

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NATIONAL PERFORMANCE

The NATIONAL Squad assists athletes to perform at National Age/Open & OW Championship meets. Athletes are primarily 14 & Over and attend 7+ sessions per week with participants developing all aspects of stroke technique, fitness levels and race skills to prepare for competition.

Entry into the squad is by invite from the Head Coach. Athletes must demonstrate high levels of commitment and performance to maintain their place within the squad with squad re-selections completed after the major performance championships throughout the year.

  • Age: Primarily between 14 & Over

  • Sessions: Athletes attend at least 7 sessions per week.

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TRAINING TIMETABLE

Coach: Lawrence Krauter

  • MONDAY: 5.30am-7.00am at Water World
  • TUESDAY: 5.30am-7.00am & 4.30pm-6.30pm at Water World
  • WEDNESDAY: 5.30am-7.00am & 4.30pm-6.30pm at Water World
  • THURSDAY: 4.30pm-6.30pm at Water World
  • FRIDAY: 5.30am-7.00am & 4.30pm-6.30pm at Water World
  • SATURDAY: 7.00am-9.00am at Water World

WARM UPS

Swimmers are asked to arrive at the pool 15 minutes before training. Swimmers will need to wear enclosed shoes and bring a skipping rope and appropriately weighted Thera-band.


SQUAD FEES

The training fee for the NATIONAL Squad is $811.80/Quarter ($270.60/Month)

In a case where a student may have a serious injury or illness, and misses four or more weeks of training please contact the Club Treasure to organise temporarily freezing your training fees.


COMPETITIONS

National Performance Squad competes in Targeted Meets, State Championships & National Age/Open Water Championships.


COMMUNICATION

Two of the most important aspects of being involved in the Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club is good communication between the coach, swimmer and parents and the effective distribution of information to families by the coach and the club.

Seasonal meetings will be held for each squad where the coach will provide information to parents and swimmers including competition schedules.

If a swimmer or parent has any questions or concerns, they are asked to speak to their coach.

The Club uses a number of communication methods to keep members up to date;

Team App

The club predominately utilises TeamApp to communicate updates notices, schedules, events, etc. You can download TeamApp to compatible smart phones and tablets. It is designed to send alerts and messages direct to the device on which is installed. Alternatively, you sign up through the TeamApp webpage and receive all notifications to your email address. The team app website is: www.teamapp.com

Once installed search for Tea Tree Gully Swimming Club and request to join the membership. This will be sent to a nominated committee member for action.

Email

Please ensure the Club has an up to date email address to contact you. If you need to update your email address please contact the Club to do so.

White Board

Relevant information regarding upcoming meets can be found on the back of the White Board.

Newsletter

Monthly Newsletters will be sent out via email and shared on TEAM APP.

Facebook

Please like our Facebook page to keep up to date with our latest results


EQUIPMENT

National Squad must have their own:

  • Drink Bottle (required for training)
  • Short Fins
  • Kick Board
  • Pull Buoy
  • Finger Paddles & Hand Paddles
  • Snorkels

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Fees for 2019-2020

Quarterly fees paid monthly

LEVEL QUARTERLY FEES PER MONTH
Junior Development $316.80 $105.60
Junior Competition $423.50 $141.17
Fitness $316.80 $105.60
State Junior $564.30 $188.10
State Senior $669.90 $223.30
National Performance $811.80 $270.60

Fee reductions for reduced sessions may be discussed with the Treasurer.
Family discount of 10% for second and subsequent swimmers per family.
Annual Membership : $110 for 1 swimmer, $190 for 2 swimmers and $250 for 3+ swimmers.


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