2009 – 2010 Teaching Section Teachers – Helper to L2 Parental help Valuing volunteers
2009 - 2011 Starting the young Nurturing the young Basic training principles Gala training & attending Coaching the young & CPD’s Importance of parental support Volunteers By 2011 – Transition 1,2,3
2010 -2012 Stronger Squad numbers Expectations Recognising growth spurts Training Programme relevant Quality over quantity (Technique) Enjoying the sport By 2012 – The next generation!
2010-2013 Training to compete Keeping them in the sport Recognising their No 1 Strokes Training to train correctly Recognising growth, development & emotions!! A feeling of belonging By 2013 – fast tracking in place
2010-2014 Training to Win Competitive – “wanting” to work hard Building on success Handling emotional stress Individual training plans and goals By 2014 taking a “Team “ to the Nationals.
2010-2014 Training to Win Talented – all ages with National Times Mentors for other squads Setting an example Recognising emotions & stress Dealing with personalities Keeping them motivated By 2012 on target with Olympic inspiration By 2014 taking a Team to the Nationals!!
Training through competitions Annual Planning Cyclic planning – Coaches involved Evaluating & Monitoring – Swimmers & Coaches Test sets – measure of success Session writing – interesting & challenging Dry land work – compliment training As a coach – listening, observing, planning, communicating & smiling!!!
2009 – Teaching Section re vamped 2010 – squad structure in place & ongoing to evolve new structure 2011 – Olympic vision and Dare to Dream initiatives – Regional Team 2012 – Talent ID & fast track evaluated & working? 2014 – Taking a team to the Nationals 2009-2014 – Never failing to recognise & nurture talent at whatever stage of development & all swimmers having a place non competitive or competitive within the club. 2009-2014 – Supporting Water Polo & Masters with their vision for their Five Year plan. 2010 – 2014 – young & new coaches being qualified & volunteering.
Dare to Dream! Encourage the Dream Realistic Goal setting – S.M.A.RT Short & Long term Goals Every Swimmers goal is a stepping stone to their dream.
Swimmers, Parents & Coaches A document on the website Talk to the coach Don’t compare swimmers Swimmers to take responsibility Coaches to provide the right opportunities for that swimmer Unite as a club internally
Hydration is Key Healthy & Balanced prior, during & after Meets Sports drinks versus Water Be aware of market trends and advertising campaigns If in doubt ask us!! Information available on our website.
Entry forms Membership forms Standing Orders/annual fees Change of details Closing dates!! Commitment!
British Swimming Doping Programme Laws of the sport High level meets apply Random testing Information on British Swimming Website
Swimmers will have specific training in line with Long Term Athlete Development and will be encourage to set goals & take ownership of their sport. Parents will be encouraged to support as parents of the club and swimmer. Coaches will provide the right environment. The club will go from strength to strength as a TEAM.
DEBEN SC A swimming club where Coaches motivate & challenge Swimmers believe & respond Parents support & unite