Exclusive Starts & Turns

Clinic with Olympian

Fri 17th February 2023



Maximise your starts & turns with underwater filming & reports by Olympian!

Our Exclusive Starts & Turns Clinic provides an exciting opportunity for a maximum of 14 swimmers to master their starts & turns technique with Double Olympian, World and European medallist and Ex-British and European record holder Edward Sinclair.

Swimmers will have the privilege to train alongside Ed for 1 day at a private 25m school pool in Guildford.

The Exclusive Clinic will strongly focus on technique development and video analysis of swimmers’ starts & turns above and below the water. Each swimmer will be filmed above and below water during 2 pool sessions, and receive detailed verbal feedback from Olympian during a comprehensive video analysis session.

 Courses' Focus:

  • Starts & Turns
  • Individual video analysis
  • GoPro and iPad filming
  • Individual approach
  • Technique correction

Skills Practised:

  • Turns on all strokes including flip and rotation
  • Turn drills and progressions
  • Start position · Flight phase · Entry phase · Breakout phase on all 4 stroke
  • Start drills · Reaction drills

Video Analysis & Reports:

iPads and/or GoPROs will be used to film short videos of swimmers' starts & turns above and below water

Individual videos and evaluation reports by Olympian are included in this clinic and will be shared with all swimmers within 5 working days after this clinic

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Days' schedule

  • 9.30 Registration
  • Welcome & Introduction
  • Warm up
  • Pool session with filming (120 mins)
  • Lunch break -  packed lunch from home 
  • Video-analysis feedback session
  • Warm up
  • Pool session (90 mins)
  • Debrief
  • 16.30 Home


Suitable for

club swimmers aged 9 - 16  competitive up to the national level

Swimmers will be allocated into focused training groups according to their age and ability


Maximum numbers 14 swimmers 


Course includes

  • Video-analysis by Olympian
  • Written reports by Olympian
  • Above and below water videos
  • Pen


Fee £199


For more information please email [email protected]


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Venue Details

School Pool in Guildford, GU1


Facilities: 25m pool, viewing area & free parking


To book your space please follow our online application procedure 

"Spaces on our courses are limited, so if you would like to take part, please book with confidence as soon as you are ready. In case the course does not go ahead due to lockdown or you need to cancel due to positive COVID-19 test,  we will organise a full refund within 14 days from the cancellation. Proof of a positive test of the swimmer might be required."
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