U.S. Paralympics Swimming


Hannah Aspden warms up at the 2015 IPC World Championships

Camps & Clinics

The following are upcoming camps and clinics. Please check this list often as new events will be added and changes can be made to the ones listed.

Join U.S. Paralympics Swimming on Sunday June 27th  for a virtual information session!

Zoom details will be emailed to all registrants two (2) hours prior to the start. Please plan accordingly for your specific time zone. 

Date: Sunday, June 27th 

Time: 8:00 PM EDT

 

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

Sign up here. 

To download a PDF flyer, click here. 

This clinic will be presented virtually via Zoom on June 29, 2021 at 8:00 AM EDT

To attend, register by clicking on the link below. All registrants will receive a presentation link June 29, 2021 by 8:00 AM EDT. 

In this session, you will learn:

• Discover the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games Footprint

• Examine the classification system, rules, and exceptions by WPS

• Preparation for the classification experience

• Examine the Para Swimming Development Model (PSDM)

• Observe basic biomechanical swimming modifications/adaptations

• Differentiate the technical progressions of a para-swimmer

• Identify basic strength and conditioning modifications/adaptations 

• Review recovery, nutritional, and travel hints for para-swimmers

• Compare a seasonal/annual plan with overlapping commitments 

 

To download a PDF of the flyer, click here.

U.S. Paralympics Swimming and the Bill Keating Jr Memorials/Cincinnati Para Swimming Open will host an development camp on Saturday, May 8th from 9:00am - 1:00pm at the Powell Crosley YMCA. L

Learn more about U.S. Paralympics Swimming and receive great coaching from National Team Coaches!

Please click here to signup!