Your next step after swimming lessons…

Welcome to the 

Development Squad

Elevate Your Swim Journey with the Fleetwood Makos Development Squad!

Are you ready to take the plunge from swimming lessons to the exhilarating world of club swimming? The Fleetwood Makos Development Squad is here to welcome you with open arms, guiding you through this exciting new chapter in your swimming journey!

Transition & Growth: We understand the leap from lessons to club swimming is a big one. That's why our Development Squad is designed to bridge that gap, offering a nurturing environment where budding swimmers can flourish and grow, all while continuing their lessons if they choose.

Club Training Divisions:

Dive into our tailored training groups, crafted to cater to every swimmer's needs and aspirations:

  • Development Group: A nurturing space for swimmers to refine their techniques and build confidence.
  • Competition Group: For those ready to test their skills in a competitive setting, pushing their limits and embracing the thrill of the race.


Training Schedule:

Join us at the pool during the following times (please note, timings are subject to change):

  • Monday: 6:30 – 7:30pm
  • Wednesday: 6:30 – 7:30pm
  • Friday: 6:30 – 7:30pm


Try Us Out:

Not quite sure yet? No problem! Experience our squad with up to 3 complimentary trial sessions over two weeks. It's the perfect way to ensure we're the right fit for you before making any commitments.


Getting Started:

Before diving into full membership, we'll guide you through a simple assessment, ensuring all insurance protocols are met, setting you up for a safe and enjoyable experience.


Introductory Sessions:

Get a taste of our squad spirit at Fleetwood on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 6:30pm.


The Competitive Edge:

Once you're ready, the world of competitive swimming awaits! Our club is passionate about introducing swimmers to the exhilarating world of races, from friendly team relays to the adrenaline of individual sprints.


  • Training Galas: Ease into competition with events like the Summer Sprints and Club Championships.
  • Major Team Events:  Aspire to represent the Makos in prestigious galas across various age groups.
  • Personal Competitions: Progress from local galas to national championships, growing with every stroke.

Embark on a journey where each lap builds your strength, every dive deepens your passion, and every race fuels your ambition. With the Fleetwood Makos Development Squad, your potential knows no bounds. Dive in and swim towards your dreams!