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Swim Skills  ~ Otter Levels 6 & 6A

OTTER SWIM LEVEL

STANDARD REQUIRED

SKILLS TO BE DEVELOPED

Otter Level 6

Junior Squad

Otter Level 6 A

Junior A Squad

Good technique on front crawl and back crawl with appropriate turns for 8 widths
Good technique on breaststroke for 4-6 widths with proper start and turn
Full stroke butterfly with breathing for 1-2 widths
Racing dive into water of at least full reach depth, holding the glide for 5m and following with fly kick
Backstroke start, holding the glide for 5m and following with fly kick
Can swim 25m front crawl, backstroke and breaststroke with proper starts and maintaining good technique and legal finishes

Development of front crawl and back crawl and breaststroke up to 200m, with fly kick off the walls on front crawl, back crawl and butterfly
Development of full stroke butterfly up to 50m
Development of front crawl, back crawl, breaststroke and butterfly turns at wall and introduction to IM turns.
Development of racing dive
Development of backstroke start