Sport Section

Sport - Swimming

Swimming is available to both male and female cadets; it is sub-divided into four categories:

• Junior Girls – Under 16 years on 31 December 2007
• Senior Girls – Over 16 years on 31 December 2007
• Junior Boys – Under 16 years on 31 December 2007
• Senior Boys – Over 16 years on 31 December 2007

Swimming usually takes place in autumn time (September). Competitors can compete at all levels of this sport.

The following events are participated in:-

• Freestyle
• Back Stroke
• Breast Stroke
• Butterfly
• Individual Medley
• Medley Relay
• Freestyle Relay

As well as the swimming competition you can also take part in swimming proficiency test, which can be arranged at squadron level or at annual camps. There are three standards which you can attain, Basic, Intermediate and Advance certificates, can be assessed by a Squadron staff member, as for the Intermediate and Advance certificates these are assessed by appropriate qualified person. (reference ACP 28, ACTI No5)