£375

NextGen Swimming Camp

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Experience the life of a high performance swimmer this Easter at the University of Stirling!

After the success of our inaugral NextGen Swimming Camp, the University of Stirling invites you to take part in an exciting opportunity to develop yourself as an athlete, on Monday 13 - Wednesday 15 April 2020.

Open for club swimmers aged between 12 and 18 years old, the three-day residential camp will help athletes work on the skills needed to pursue their swimming goals and provide a unique insight into the ethos, principles and culture that has led to the University’s unrivalled swimming success.

Participants will experience what it is like to be a student-athlete and learn how high-performance athletes pursue both sporting and academic goals.

The camp will be led by former World Championships swimmer and University of Stirling swim coach - Charlie Boldison and will be managed by Team Scotland Commonwealth Games Team Manager - Lindsay Lewis.

What’s included:

Based at Scotland’s University for Sporting Excellence, the camp will include:

  • Pool sessions at the National Swimming Academy focusing on:
    • Skills + technique workshops working across all four strokes
    • Stroke analysis utilizing above and underwater cameras
  • Strength and Conditioning workshops focusing on:
    • Fundamental movements
    • Movement competency
    • Agility
  • Education talks from coaching team
    • What makes a performance athlete?
    • Competition behaviours + routines
    • Goal setting + mindset
    • Nutrition
    • Preparation and Recovery
  • Yoga, focusing on:
    • Flexibility
    • Core strength
    • Breathing skills

Having attended this camp, your swimmers will leave with a toolkit full of skills and knowledge that can be applied to their day-to-day training in their home environment, allowing them to work effectively towards reaching their swimming goals!

Cost

  • £375 - includes all training costs, kit, accommodation, breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Who is it for?

  • ​​We welcome age group swimmers of all abilities, who are registered under an affiliated swim club
    • Minimum age: 12 years
  • The camp also welcomes multi-classification athletes
  • Visit our Summer 2019 NextGen Gallery to see what it's all about!


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