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OUR MISSION
The education, instruction and training of individuals to develop
and improve their capabilities in the sport of swimming.
OUR VISION
To provide a safe and healthy environment, encompassing all backgrounds and abilities that create a tradition of excellence in the sport of swimming.

 
 

November 14 U.S. Paralympics Swimming FOUNDATIONS VIRTUAL CLINIC AN INTRODUCTION TO PARA SWIMMING

Kentucky Swimming

U.S. Paralympics Swimming
FOUNDATIONS VIRTUAL CLINIC
AN INTRODUCTION TO PARA SWIMMING

FOR ATHLETES, COACHES & PARENTS:
Date: Sunday Nov. 14, 2021 Time: 6:30pm EST
This clinic will be presented virtually via Zoom.

All registrants will receive a presentation link by 4:30pm EDT, November 14th.

To attend this clinic, register by clicking on the link here:
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60B0948ABA929A2FA7-foundations3

Outcomes of this session:
• Discover the roles of the USOPC and U.S. Paralympics Swimming
• Identify distinctions of U.S. Paralympics and Special Olympics
• Describe the basic of classifications, rules, and exceptions
• Compare the levels of the Para Swimmer Development Model (PSDM)
• Compare the competition progression associated with the PSDM
• Compare & contrast training considerations
• Utilize basic biomechanical modifications/adaptations for athletes with
physical, visual and/or intellectual disabilities
• Outline what’s next

For more information and resources on para-swimming
VISIT: https://www.teamusa.org/USParaSwimming