Wellingborough Amateur Swimming Club



To select teams for galas



  • Well organised and efficient
  • Ability to use computer programmes and email
  • Confident and effective communicator
  • Understanding and impartial


Main Duties

  • Use the Club database to select a team.  Consult with Club and/or Squad Coach if appropriate
  • Issue slips to every swimmer selected giving details of the gala
  • Liaise with Club Secretary to ensure swimmers are registered to swim in the appropriate competitions/events
  • Liaise with Gala Secretary to ensure arrangements are made for transport of teams to away galas
  • Prepare risk assessment for event
  • Prepare team sheets for swimmers and officials
  • Ensure that the team arrive at the appropriate venue on time
  • Ensure that athletes report in good time for each event
  • Ensure that team behaviour is controlled
  • Submit results to Club Coach and Club Press Officer
  • Promote team spirit and treat other teams with respect, in victory and defeat
  • Follow and promote the ASA Child Protection policy



Variable ongoing responsibility depending on Club gala programme


Benefits to Self

A challenge to select the best team to gain the optimum result for the Club and swimmers.