Regional training and development days are the first step of the talent pathway for Para-swimmers in England. All para-swimmers are invited to access regional training, which is intended to engage and support swimmers with an impairment that can be classified under the World Para-Swimming categories to develop their skills, experience and knowledge through their journey as a Para-Swimmer.
- Introduce swimmers and coaches to the Para-Swimming Pathway.
- Identify and develop talented swimmers to progress onto the Para-Swimming Pathway.
- Develop the knowledge and skills of teachers and coaches to support the Para-Swimming Pathway.
- Develop consistent messages and progressive practices from regional training through to world class programmes