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Proficiency Requirements

The proficiency swims will be held over 2 weeks this year.
The U8's will have their swim September 11 from 11am to 1pm, with the U9's to U14's on September 18 between 11am and 1pm both being held at Bronte Ocean Pool.

Every Nipper from U8 – U14 is required to participate in a preliminary water skills evaluation conducted by the Club to be able to participate in Nipper activities on a Sunday.

 

Junior Participation Skill Evaluation requirements are as follows:

Under 8 50 metre swim (non stop) plus 1 minute survival float
Under 9 200 metre pool swim within 6 minutes (7 laps)
Under 10 200 metre pool swim within 5 minutes 30 seconds (7 laps)
Under 11 200 metre pool swim within 5 minutes (7 laps)
Under 12 200 metre pool swim within 4 minutes 30 seconds (7 laps)
Under 13 200 metre pool swim within 4 minutes 30 seconds (7 laps)
Under 14 200 metre pool swim within 4 minutes 30 seconds (7 laps)

U6 & U7 - There is small proficiency that will be completed during the first couple of normal Nipper sessions in October.

All proficiency enquiries to Nipper Administration