City Aquatics | Chermside Swim Squad
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OPERATING HOURS Please note that public holidays may affect these hours.
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Aquatic Centre Operating Hours

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Waterpark Operating Hours

Only open on weekends outside of School Holidays. During school holidays the waterpark is open 7 days a week
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10:00am
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Rackley Squad Programs caters for all abilities and the focus is on developing each swimmer to reach their potential and love of the sport. Training sessions will provide swimmers with the skills and stamina needed to set their sights on competing at their chosen level be it Local, School, Masters or National level.
Click the link above to see Squad Timetable and scroll down to see Squad levels and fees.

Squad swimming is a great way to develop lifelong skills, refine their technique and most importantly have fun in the water.

OUR COACHES

Led by Head Coach Brett Glister, at Rackley Chermside we have a team of experienced coaches who are passionate about swimming as a way of life. We cater our programs to Swimmers at all levels and abilities with a focus on long term success, achievement and enjoyment. 

OUR FACILITIES 

The Chermside Aquatic Centre has a 25m outdoor pool and waterpark.  

JOIN THE CLUB!

Swimmers are encouraged to Join the Rackley Swim team so they can put skills into practice and race. Club membership enables swimmers to participate in Club nights and local, state and national competitions. Adult swimmers can join the Rackley Masters swim team.

For more information contact us today 

Squads for all levels

Junior SquadFun & safety is the primary objective of all Junior Squad swimming, coincidentally it is the reason we ‘learn to swim’ initially. Junior Squad is designed for children predominately 6 years and older and is targeted at swimmers that have completed all the skills associated with learning to swim lessons. Junior Squad’s focus is 1-2 key concepts every session, and swimmers within each individual session will be allocated to the lane & group that provides the optimal learning environment.  
Bronze Squad

The bronze squad is the entry group into our performance-focused squads. Building upon the fundamental swimming skills and develop your child's ability to learn how to train and help them develop a growth mindset and develop a love for the sport. Individual swimmers will be introduced to a variety of racing opportunities as they continue to master the four competitive strokes and gain greater proficiency in turns, starts and finishes. This is achieved by introducing more advanced drills and training techniques

Adult/ SwimFit+
Our SwimFit+ sessions are designed to improve performance and technique. SwimFit+ sessions are tailored to the goals of the SwimFit+ members. Longer sessions, lower lane density and experienced Rackley Coaches will help you reach your swimming goal. This level is for those who are looking to improve their swimming technique and fitness. It is suitable for a wide variety of people, from beginners through to competitive swimmers training for Masters, Triathlon and/or Ocean swimming.

Squad Fortnightly Fees*

JUNIOR SQUAD$65.01 FN
BRONZE SQUAD$71.93 FN
ADULT/SWIMFIT+$49.00 FN

Squad fees will be debited fortnightly effective FEB 4th 2021  
*The following squad prices include a $0.39 fee from a third party insurer who ensures the protection and security of your direct debit details 


*Squad Membership Cancellation/Suspension Policy 
Programmed Squad breaks - Please note the fees for Squads are calculated based on an annual amount spread across fortnightly payments. The amount takes into account expected breaks/holiday periods for swimmers and coaches eg. Xmas- New Year and breaks after a major competition and during these times fortnightly fees continue as normal. This enables Rackley to maintain an experienced and quality coaching team.
Family breaks/holidays - if your swimmer is taking a break/holiday of more than 3 weeks (or in case of injury) please contact pool reception staff to organise a payment suspension for the period you are away (noting that on return your time/day for squads may vary depending on availability).
Cancellations – If you decide to stop squad training and/or move to another program please ensure you communicate with your coach so they understand your reasons and can help address any concerns AND communicate in writing 7 days in advance of your next debit – Click here to complete the cancellation form


Our Coaches

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Brett Glister
Head Coach
Brett has been a coach for over 20 years and holds both Aust Swim learn to Swim and Bronze License working toward Silver in Coaching. Brett is also an accomplished Surf Lifesaving coach.  Brett holds a Bachelor of Commerce and is studying toward qualification in coaching swimmers with Autism. Brett has travelled widely with swim teams including the Australian Down Syndrome swimming Association National team.  Brett focusses on stroke development and stroke technique to ensure your children are developing his/her attributes for the sport of swimming.
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