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Sydney Uni Swim Programs

Sydney Uni Swim Programs

SWIM PROGRAMS LAUNCH TERM 4, 2020
To ensure a fun, safe, and stress-free environment the following procedures will remain in place for term 4 programs:
  • Hand santising stations at entry and exits
  • Adult social distancing within Centre
  • Designated LTS and Squad seating to the immediate right of entry doors only.
  • Self swiping at entry check-in
  • Only one parent per family for children under 8. Over 8 and squads, we ask that you remain outisde of the pool hall.
  • Deck showers and family change rooms available. Keys are required. Downstairs members change room unavailable.
  • Designated toilets are at the end of the pool outside of the pool hall exit doors.
  • Supervisors will help assist children to and from their classes.
  • No free play before or after classes.
Please familiarise yourself with the terms and condtions of returning to our swim programs and the SUSF Covid Action Plan

Sydney Uni Swimming would like to thank all of our families for their patience and understanding during this time.

We look forward to seeing you back soon!

Sydney Uni Swim Program Team

   

   SWIM PROGRAMS                                        

        

PRESCHOOL AND SCHOOL AGE LEARN TO SWIM 

Our program offers classes with the lowest student to teacher ratios to ensure maximum student engagement and quality practice time. Safety and technical skills are the focus of our classes. Classes are conducted in our 50m Olympic pool and warm showers are available on deck.

Additional needs lessons and private tuition are available on request.

Our teachers and coaches are qualified ASCTA/AUSTSWIM qualified, hold current CPR, and continue their professional development while employed by Sydney Uni Swimming. They are specifically chosen for their aptitude in teaching and their skills in helping swimmers build their confidence in the water.

Our program is designed to build on previous skill competencies in the water and incorporates Royal Lifesaving Australia Swim and Survive watersafety skills.  Small class sizes allow for maximum practice time and engagement. Students are graded regularly throughout the term and feedback and enrolment is available through our Homeportal.

Did you know parents/guardians of enrolled school children are eligible to apply for a $100 voucher for their child's sporting activities as part of a NSW Government initiative that encourages active kids?

Find out how to use your Active Kids Program voucher at SUSF. 

ADULT LEARN TO SWIM

Sydney Uni Swimming offers a comprehensive range of classes for all abilities, from the inexperienced to the serious squad swimmers and everyone in - between. Our program begins with basic Water Safety instruction for complete beginners. Our Confident Beginners class progresses through to basic freestyle and backstroke. In Stroke Development classes our swimmers come together with a single aim to refine strokes and become more efficient in the water.  Specifically designed technique, aerobic and pace sets are also included.

HOLIDAY INTENSIVE SWIM PROGRAMS

A great alternative to swimming throughout the term for families with busy schedules, the Holiday Intensive Swimming Program (HISP) at Sydney Uni Swim School is a concentrated swimming and water safety program conducted over five consecutive days. They are a great way to fast track skills or try our programs

COMPETITIVE & RECREATIONAL SWIM SQUADS

Our Squad Program caters for both recreation and competitive swimmers. Swimmers graduate from learn to swim into our transition into our Development    Challenge Squads, and Swimfit 13+.

Our Performance Squads cater for 9-18 year old swimmers committed to swimming multiple sessions per week and regularly compete for Sydney Uni Swimming at Area, Metropolitan, State and National competitions.

SYDNEY UNIVERSITY VARSITY AND OPEN SWIM SQUADS

This squad offers University Aged Athletes (18+) the opportunity to train with their peers in a competitive and non-competitive environment relevant to their goals and aspirations. We have National Scholarship athletes preparing for international competitions, through to former athletes continuing to train for fitness and wellbeing. One thing in common, they all love the sport and see no reason why you cannot swim well into your 20's and remain competitive.

SYDNEY UNI SWIMMING CLUB

We encourage our swimmers from Level 5 as well as their swimming parents to to become members of the SUSC. Race  meets are run monthly. Our philosophy is to help to each swimmer strive for their personal best, and better prepare them for school carnivals, Area, State and National Championships and the Speedo Sprint Series.

Our Open and Varsity swimmers often attend these meets and provide excellent mentoring and inspiration for our developing swimmers.

Club meets are a low key, fun way to introduce swimmers to racing and provide opportunity for new friendships to be made.      

WATER SAFE PROGRAM

Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness runs FREE Water Safety classes for University of Sydney students in Semesters 1 & 2, 2020

These sessions aim to teach students who have no or limited experience basic water skills, stroke and water survival skills in a safe and friendly environment.

      SCHOOL SPORT SWIMMING AND WATER SAFETY PROGRAMS AND CARNIVAL MANAGEMENT

Sydney University Sport and Fitness is proud to offer professionally run, curriculum based programs with our same low teacher to instructor ratios.

Our  program consists of an instructional approach to both stroke development and water safety.  Programs are offered in terms 1, 3 and 4 of the school year.

                      Active Kids         Home               AUSTSWIM | Swim Centre Recognition                                                                              

                                                                                                        



QUICK LINKS

                                         

                                                                        Please select 'Learn to Swim' tab or 'Junior Member U18' for Squads  

                                                                                                           

TIMETABLES


Learn To Swim Programs Weekdays T4 2020

                                                                                Learn To Swim Programs Weekends T4 2020

Squad Timetables T4 2020


2020 Junior Squad Holiday Timetable October 28 -10

                                      

                                                                                                            



OUR TEAM

Management

Kellie Warren
Sydney Uni Swimming Program Manager
k.warren@sport.usyd.edu.au

Justine Blake
Sydney Uni Swimming Program Coordinator 
j.blake@sport.usyd.edu.au

Anton Nikulin
Swim Programs Administrator
a.nikulin@sport.usyd.edu.au

Coaching Staff

Paul Bruce
Sydney Uni Swimming Head Coach
Varisty/Opens and National Squad
p.bruce@sport.usyd.edu.au 

Jake Hodgetts
Sydney Uni State Target Age Group Coach
j.hodgetts@sport.usyd.edu.au 

Anton Nikulin
Junior Squads / Emerging Talent Coach
a.nikulin@sport.usyd.edu.au

For general enquiries,  administration can be contacted on 9351 8735, via email on swimschool@sport.usyd.edu.au, or in person between 3:30pm - 6:00pm Monday to Friday and between 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Saturday and Sundays.

We ask that parents not approach teachers or coaches while they are conducting lessons. Our Swim School Receptionists or Deck Supervisors are ready to help with any enquires or concerns you may have. Squad coaches can be contacted via email to arrange an appointment to discuss any issues or concerns. 

Click here for the Swimming Australia Behavioural Guidelines.

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