People with disabilities have the same opportunities as their able-bodied peers as part of a mainstream swimming club. However, there are coaches around New Zealand who have additional experience with Para-Swimmers and may have an already established programme for these swimmers.
As a Para-Swimmer you will have the opportunity to participate in both mainstream swim meets as well as specifically designed Para-Swimming programmes where you will swim against those who have a similar classification.
There are two types of memberships you can hold within a club:
Finding A Club
Here are a couple of ways you can find out more about clubs in your local area
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