Upon reaching the Squad Level, coaches hand pick kids among all the talented swimmers who can join the Swim Club.
FAST is the competitive arm of The Fulton Swim School Swim team and is based in Patumahoe. FAST currently caters for swimmers of 8 years of age and above.
As FAST swimmer, children experience a sense of camaraderie and teamwork that comes with being part of an ambitious Swim Club. Training is more concentrated with FAST children swimming 3 nights a week during the term and everyday in the school holidays. Dedication and discipline is an expectation with kids learning how to reach personal goals, work together, help each other, and be responsible and smart athletes.
Our internationally experienced coaches follow Swimming New Zealand’s guidelines. The FAST training philosophy is focused on the long-term development of our athletes. FAST provides exceptional training programmes with emphasis on technique and developing well rounded swimmers through a motivating and inspiring environment.
We also have our own nutritionist to help the swimmers and the coaches maximise everyones potential through a proper diet, and eating correctly for competition.
The ultimate aim of FAST is to compete successfully on a regional and national level.In that respect we have an excellent track record, punching well above our weight in all swimming disciplines.
The club has a unique character. While welcoming and family friendly, it is also highly successful in the national swimming arena. The ultimate aim of FAST is to compete successfully on a regional and national level. Being part of the swim club is hard work but making it FUN is always a top priority.