Hidden Potential Programme
This programme, currently at the planning stage, will be
targeting swimmers already in mainstream clubs that may not be
aware there are disability competition opportunities available to
Wales Disability Talent ID Form
Another new programme at planning stage, this will help Swim
Wales to attract swimmers with a visual impairment into the sport,
identify talented swimmers and target places at the 2020 Paralympic
New swimmers are asked to complete a tracker form and return to Disability Manager.
Swimmers are placed onto a tracker database and monitored.
For swimmers that are not at a performance level but wish to
compete, Swim Wales will be introducing development events for club
swimmers with a disability. There will also be events available for
swimmers that are awaiting classification.
Talent ID toolkit
British Swimming have been developing a Disability Swimmmer
Toolkit that offers guidance for determining what level a swimmer
may be, using example times and assessment activities as