Maroon Squad

Maroon SQUAD

The Maroon Squad is for those swimmers who have qualified or seek to qualify to swim at National Age or Open level and are committed to the full program.

Swimmers are required to make a full commitment to the training and competition schedule as set by the Performance Coach.  Swimmers in this group are aiming to qualify, final or medal at Australian Age Nationals or qualify and make semi finals and finals at Open National Championships.

8 x Swim, 2 x specific Strength & Conditioning
Swimmers must compete at Local, Country, State and National competitions if qualified.

COACH CONTACT:

Dean Gooch 0423 303 344

EQUIPMENT:

  • Pool Bag
  • TSC Swim Cap
  • Kickboard
  • Goggles
  • Sponge
  • Short CSC Fins
  • Water Bottle – 2 Litres
  • Leg Band
  • Roller
  • Pull Buoy
  • Skipping Rope
  • Snorkel
  • Finger Paddles
  • Theraband (green)

SQUAD FEES:

Squad Name Annual Fee Monthly
Maroon $1870  $156

Participation in the squad system is considered to be an annual involvement, therefore the total fees have been averaged out to produce the monthly amount. The same monthly fee is payable for all 12 months of the year. Fees will be charged regardless of a swimmers attendance.

The only exceptions are prolonged absences of more than 4 weeks through injury, illness or family commitments. Please complete the Squad Fee Adjustment Form.

There are family discounts for squad swimmers – go to fees

HEALTH AND INJURY MANAGEMENT:

With the training load swimmers in this squad undertake, swimmers will be required to undergo physio screenings, hydration testing, Iron level checks, flu injections and health information sessions in order to assist with maintaining an injury free body.

CONTACT/COMMUNICATION:

It is important for the coach, swimmers and parents to be in contact communicating about the squad and swimmer goal as progress.  If there are any matters you wish to discuss about training or competition, please speak to your coach.  For invoicing matters, please contact Club Treasurer, Brigitte Maglen at tsctreasurer@traralgonswimming.org.au

TRAINING SCHEDULE

Refer to Training Schedule tab on this website

COMPETITION SCHEDULE

Refer to Competition Schedule tab on this website.