Levels 2

Entry on to the programme takes place either in September, January or April of each swimming season, via Club or the Development group

All swimmers are expected to be fully committed to the following aims and objectives:


  • To provide the opportunity for swimmers within the Borough of Bolton and surrounding areas to gain positive experiences by learning and training together
  • To place swimmers in Regional / County competitions, finals and achieve medals
  • To place swimmers on Regional / County programmes
  • Develop technique and skills on all 4 strokes
  • Develop the technical and mental skills required to assist and improve performance
  • Improve basic aerobic conditioning
  • Develop Individual Medley skills
  • Develop basic speed
  • Participate in an appropriate competition plan
  • Develop knowledge relating to basic swimming mechanics
  • Maintain and develop appropriate behaviour and responsibilities within a individual and group training environment
  • Develop greater individual responsibility for swimming commitment and performance