The Cumberland Development Squads have been announced with the following 6 swimmers from our club being selected:

Novice Squad
David Wang
Achiever Squad
Mitchell McFarlane
Todd Jenkin
Jessica Burden
Target Squad
Mitchell Emery
Challenge Squad
Troy Tomkinson

The Novice Squad will attend the Sydney Aquatic Centre for a 1½ hr pool session and then a guided tour of the Centre on 17 August 2002.

The Achiever Squad will attend the Life Adventure Site Camp for Team building exercises. 40 of the squad will then attend the NSW Development Meet with the remaining members attending a selected swim meet. The selected swim meet will be one of the NSW Country Regional Meets or another meet in the Metropolitan area.
The “Life” camp will take place from Friday evening 6 September 2002 until midday Sunday 8 September 2002 with Cumberland subsidising the cost of accommodation and main meals.
The NSW Development Meet will take place on 29 September 2002 at Sydney Aquatic Centre. The selectors will select those that are to swim at this event.
Those that do not swim at the Development Meet and who attend the camp will be invited to attend the other selected meet later in the year.

The Target Squad will attend a camp at Narrabeen Fitness Camp on either 11/12/13 or 18/19/20 October 2002 depending on availability. The program will consist of training sessions and land based activities.
Cumberland will subsidise the cost of accommodation and main meals.
Congratulations to the 6 swimmers selected. Swimmers in the squads will be receiving letters over the next couple of weeks.

More information is available on the Cumberland Website.

See Also
  • Cumberland Amateur Swimming Association