Promote “Swimming for Parents” to all parents in your Club

Resources to Help educate your Swimming Club
Top swimming clubs in Australia recommend "Swimming for Parents" to all parents as a must read resource.

Educate the parents in your Club by::
  1. Utilising the ‘Swimming Clubs A4 Flyer’ for Club Newsletters
    Use the Swimming Clubs A4 Flyer in any way you want. You can include it in your newsletter, next swim meet program or hand out at a club or squad meeting. Further information for Club Newsletters is provided below.

  2. Distributing the ‘Parent Hand-out A4 Flyer’ at parent meetings
    Use the Parent Hand-out A4 Flyer at the next parent meeting.  This can include individual squad meetings or club meetings.

  3. Promoting “Swimming for Parents” on your Website
    Promote the book on the home page, membership page or parent education page of your Swimming Club’s website using any of the links fromthe "link to us" page.  You can also add some of the text below to your website.
If you would like anything customised please email admin@swimmingforparents.com


 
A4 Flyers - Newsletter & Parent Hand-outs:

Swimming Clubs A4 Flyer

DOWNLOAD Swimming Clubs A4 PDF Flyer

(pdf 351kb)

Black and White flyer suitable for newsletters, swim meet programs or club / squad meetings. Print out or photocopy.
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Parent Hand-out A4 Letter

DOWNLOAD Parent Hand-out A4 Letter

(Word 27 kb)

Letter with text suitable to cut and paste onto your own letterhead and handout to parents at Club or squad meetings.
Edit with your clubs details then print out, or photocopy.

 


How to promote Swimming for Parents


Promoting www.swimmingforparents.com is easy. On this page we have a range of promotional materials including flyers and text to use in any way you want. . Choose the option that will work best for your swimming club.

Newsletters, Emails, Programs
Use the text boxes below and copy and paste them into your newsletters, emails etc.

A4 Flyer
Print off flyers and hand out at team meetings.

For Websites

Get your clubs website co-ordinator to copy and paste the code from the " the link to us" page. There are a variety of text and image banners to choose from.

Please do not modify image dimensions or the link url. You are welcome to place your own text next to the image or text link.

Questions?
If you have any questions concerning 'link to us' or would like some different sized banners please email enquiries@swimingforparents.com

Promotional Resources for Clubs:

The text in the boxes below may be used in:
 
• club newsletters
• club emails
• your clubs website
• handouts at your next swim club meeting or competition


 

New to Swimming?

Being involved in the sport of swimming can be quite overwhelming when you first become involved.  As a member of our Club, we are here to support you and your child on this journey. 

The book “Swimming for Parents” is recommended by top swimming clubs in Australia to all new parents as a must read resource.

Buy your own copy today from www.SwimmingForParents.com

It covers many of the common issues new parents face including:
Expectations -  at training, at swim meets, and around the Club.
What your child should eat at, during and after training and competitions
• Rest and recovery whilst balancing social activities
• And much more…


 

Swimming Parents Learn from New Resource

Being involved in the sport of swimming can be quite demanding at times, with the training and competition commitments and ensuring your child is fully supported at home.

The book “Swimming for Parents” is recommended by top swimming clubs in Australia to all parents as a must read resource.

It covers many of the common issues parents face including:

Expectations -  at training, at swim meets, and around the Club.
What your child should eat at, during and after training and competitions
Rest and recovery whilst balancing social activities
And much more…

Feedback from parents who have read the book indicate that parents who already have children swimming at a State and National level are learning a lot from reading this book.  “Swimming for Parents” looks closely at the parental emotions involved in training and in competitions and how to improve natural responses when dealing with the complex issues that often arise.

This book should be purchased by all parents regardless of the number of swimming seasons their child already has under their belt.  The book will greatly assist parents and their children with their journey through this fantastic sport - swimming.

Buy your own copy today from www.SwimmingForParents.com




About "Swimming for Parents" Author - Gary Barclay

Gary Barclay is a leader in aquatic education in Australia and around the world.  As a former National level swimmer, swimming teacher, swimming coach, athlete manager, and currently one of the leading Swimming Club managers in the sport of swimming in Australia, Gary has brought together all his experiences, and those shared with him by parents and coaches, into this informative resource.

I highly recommend this book to parents of Junior and Age Group swimmers as there is an abundance of information that will assist you to understand your child’s development and how to support them.

It is also a great resource for parents of State and National level swimmers.  

Every parent of a swimmer should own this book especially if you are new to the sport.

Leigh Nugent
National Head Coach - Swimming Australia
Head Coach Australian Swimming Team - 2004 Olympics Athens

Buy your own copy today from www.SwimmingForParents.com


Swimming for Parents by Gary Barclay

“Swimming for Parents” is an informative resource that will equip you with strategies to be supportive of your child and their coach. It answers all the most commonly asked questions that parents of swimmers come across.

The book is suitable for:
  • Parents who are new to the sport; and
  • Parents of children aged 8 years to 16 years who have been involved in the sport for more than 2 or 3 years; and
  • Parents of swimmers competing at a District, Regional, State and National level.
Buy your copy today from www.SwimmingForParents.com


A team of well educated and supported parents will ensure the success of the whole Swimming Club and an enjoyable environment for everyone to be around.


˜Swimming for Parents" is a resource that you will refer to over and over again as your child progresses through the swimming world.
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