Junior Development

Junior Development - £58.00 per month
Coach - Dave Naughton
Assistants - Steve Thorpe, John Barnes

This squad is for swimmers, normally 12 – 17 years old, who may be late developers or do not yet fulfil the criteria to be a member of Junior Olympic 1 or a National Squad, but still want to train and be a competitive swimmer. Training is well structured and a high level of discipline is expected within this squad. Swimmers in this squad will normally compete in the Yorkshire Championships, local B+C Grade competitions, Sheffield and District galas and in various open meets. The minimum attendance criteria is 4 sessions per week.

Extra Training
Any members of this squad that show good commitment will also be entitled to train on Monday, Wednesday, Friday mornings with the National squads, by arrangement with Dave Naughton and Mike Taylor.

From June 2nd 2014 Training Times are:


Land Training



7:15pm – 7:55pm

8:00pm – 9:00pm


6:45pm – 7:15pm

5.30am – 7.00am

7.20pm – 9.00pm

Diving Pit



7:30pm – 9:00pm

Graves Leisure Center



6.15pm - 7.30pm



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