Swim Squads

All swimmers need to be assessed before enrolling in any of the squads listed below. 
Please contact the Perth office on 9442 1617 or Mandurah on 9535 8688 to arrange this.


 

 

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Minimarlins: A junior squad that develops stroke skills as well as introducing various skills such as tumble turns and butterfly arms. This is the first squad joined after "learn to swim". Minimarlins train for 45 minutes and we recommend 1-2 sessions per week.

Minimarlins squads are run at the Christ Church, Mandurah, Karrinyup, Melville and Claremont Pool programs.

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Marlins: This squad is for graduates of the minimarlins and further develops stroke technique and skills and focuses on developing technique endurance. Marlins swim 25m laps for 1 hour, and we recommend 2 sessions per week for fitness and technique.

Marlin squads are run at the Christ Church, Mandurah, Melville and Claremont Pool programs.

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Red Marlins/Red Marlin Advanced: A step up from marlins, red marlins begin training in 50m lanes. The focus for red marlins is further development of stroke technique, race skills and technique endurance. Red marlins train for 1 hour, and we recommend 2 sessions per week for fitness and technique.

Redmarlin squads are run at Christ Church & Claremont.

Redmarlin Advanced squads are run at Mandurah and Melville

 

Junior Development Squad (JDS): This squad is designed to focus on the younger swimmers in Marlin and Red Marlin levels that have a keen interest in competitive and club swimming. Swimmers 8-12 years at the required standard that have a desire to be future swimming champions are encouraged to swim 3 times per week.

JDS training schedule

July Holiday Training Schedule

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Blue Marlins: Suitable for the older, advanced swimmer who wants fun and fitness swimming. School swimmers, water polo players, surf club swimmers and junior triathletes are welcome.

We separate this level into three distinct groups:

1. Blue Marlin Development Squad (swimmers that want to train up to twice per week) - Training times

2. Blue Marlin Competitive Squad (swimmers who wish to train more than twice per week) - Training times

3. Blue Marlin Elite Squad (swimmers from the Competitive Squad who wish to be competitive at a Sate/National level that catch the eye of the Head Coach and are invited to train in this group) Gym/spinning and pilates are integrated into this program to assist swimmers development.

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The State Squad: Swimming under the club name Westside Christ Church Aquatic, this squad trains in the sessions available to the Bluemarlins but also has three morning sessions available, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The Head Coach of this squad delivers sessions to enable swimmers to be competitive at State and National levels.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE SWIMMING CLUB - CLICK HERE

Age Development Squad (ADS) training times

Age Squad Training times

July Holiday Training Times

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