From April 2017 year, the three squad structure that was in place in 2016 will amalgamate into two squads; the 'National Team Squad' and the 'National Development Squad'.
For background information on the 2017 National Squads (April 2017 - April 2018) read more here
For information on the 2017 National Squads qualifying time standards, read more here.
What does it mean to be part of the 'National Team?'
Being part of the Swimming New Zealand National Team is aimed at providing Swimmers and their Coaches a sense of pride and acheivement that you have performed outstandingly in order to gain this recognition. The support that SNZ will provide to you and your coach will be via opportunities to take part in activities that will be somewhat funded by SNZ.
Opportunities for Swimmers and Coaches on the National team in 2017 will be:
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