Who is WestSwim?
WestSwim is a business unit of the Western Australian Swimming Association Inc (Swimming WA). The Association was formed in 1902 and is the peak body for swimming in Western Australia. The not-for-profit Association represents eighty-five (85) Clubs across the State with 12,323 Members. Swimming WA is a member of Swimming Australia and responsible for all organised swimming (recreational and competitive) across the State.
WestSwim operates Learn to Swim and Squad programmes at Lakelands Swim School, a purpose built facility north of Mandurah.
When do the WestSwim squad and swim fit programmes start?
The WestSwim squad programmes, Competitive Swimming and Swim Fit, will start on Monday 5th August 2019, at the Craigie Leisure Centre.
What is the WestSwim training schedule?
Swimming WA’s proposal was accepted by the City of Joondalup with suitable lanes allocated to operate a high quality squad and swim fit programme. The training schedules are listed in drop down menu item for Squads and Swim Fit.
What will the WestSwim coaching structure look like?
The coaches will be employed by Swimming WA and Breakers Swimming Club. The coaching structure will be released in due course.
When will enrolments open and how can I enrol into the programmes?
Enrolments for the WestSwim programmes open Monday 1 July 2019, but please call the WestSwim team on 6143 4511 before this time with any questions.
Enrolments are made through WestSwim’s online portal, Udio. Upon signing into the portal, pricing will be available. Alternatively call the WestSwim team on 6143 4511.
Participants who are enrolled in the Craigie Leisure Centre squad programmes will have access to the priority enrolment period, which means they can enrol into the WestSwim programmes before it is open for general enrolments. To ensure you stay informed of the priority enrolment process, please register your interest with WestSwim and be sure to mention you currently swim at Craigie!
What is the fee structure for the WestSwim programmes?
Swimming WA has worked hard to maintain an appropriate price structure for participants of the WestSwim squad programmes. Please call the WestSwim team on 6143 4511 for more information.
How do I pay for WestSwim programmes fees?
Payments will be processed fortnightly. When you enrol into the WestSwim programmes, our team will gather the information required for the monthly payments and ensure you’re provided with our payment terms and conditions.
Is the City of Joondalup involved in delivery of the programs?
No, Swimming WA and Breakers Swimming Club delivers these programmes and employs all staff. Participants will need to purchase a facility access from the Leisure Centres to gain access to the aquatic facility for their training. The City of Joondalup Leisure Centres will provide this information when enrolments are open.
Enrolments and pricing?
Swimming WA and the City of Joondalup have worked together to maintain an appropriate price structure for enrolments and leisure centre access.