All swimmers need the following swimming equipment. All swimming equipment should be clearly marked with the swimmers full name on it in permanent waterproof marker. Additional information is on the slideshow images.
Skipping rope Kick board Pull buoy 2 pairs of goggles Drink bottle with fresh water Finger paddles Flippers that fit Training snorkel Optional: 2 swimming caps Waterproof squad equipment bag
Swimmers in Silver and Performance squads also need the following equipment:
Hand paddles Swimming backpack Theraband Swimming band Rubber therapy roller Therapy ball Running Shoes
Performance squad swimmers might like to get the optional but useful equipment: Tempo trainer Swimming parachute Heartrate monitor
Additional equipment for Silver and Performance squad swimmers.
At the end of each season swimmers should retrieve their gear bags and take them home. All equipment can be wiped down with anti bacterial cleaning agents and names reapplied.
Keeping gear at the pool (squad cages)
A squad cage is available for swimmers to keep gear in if they wish. The squad cage is for swimmers that attend morning sessions. Note that all squad gear is kept in the cage at swimmers own risk. If swimmers are worried about keeping their gear in the cage they should take it home instead.