Top Squadders achieve through our SWiM7 to SWiM10 stages.
Current SWiMmers can log in now to keep track of their progress.
It is hugely important to us that our skill sets are robust and each one is there to build on those before it, focusing our teachers on developing capable young swimmers with great technique!
Each stage comprises 10 skills altogether, with the main developmental aims outlined below:
Our amazing Top Squadders build stamina and learn and perfect advanced skills and techniques, in pre-swimming club coaching sessions. Our Top Squad aims to improve, develop and perfect the full range of swimming skills and is comprised of Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum levels of achievement for Stroke, Speed awards and more.
how to swim using breaststroke & butterfly
focus on technique to achieve master stroke & speed awards at Bronze level
Ultimate Swimmer award at Bronze level
swimming 200 Metres
how to combine all four strokes to swim individual medley
how to play water polo
focus on technique to achieve master stroke & speed awards at Silver level
Ultimate Swimmer award at Silver level
swimming 400 Metres
how to use control to develop synchro techniques
focus on technique to achieve master stroke & speed awards at Gold level
Ultimate Swimmer award at Gold level
swimming 800 Metres
how to use racing diving to improve competition speed
basic lifeguarding skills
focus on technique to achieve master stroke & speed awards at Platinum level
Ultimate Swimmer award at Platinum level
Celebrating achievements as they happen is crucial to continued success! This is where our SWiMPortal really makes a difference...
A SWiMStage is achieved once each skill is mastered and performed confidently every time.
Our teachers update progress on poolside, and your Top Squadder's SWiMPortal shows all their current evaluations using a clear star system, enabling you and them to see how they are progressing at any point.