Gear List

Below is the swimming equipment required for each squad. Items should ideally be kept together in a gear bag and may be stored tidily the gear bag cage which is located in the far right corner of the Epsom Girls Grammar pool.

Swim T3 store in Mount Eden is a good place to shop as they will be able to give you advice on what you need and they offer a 10% discount for club swimmers. They also sell goggles, training togs, and racing suits.

Note: Senior Development and Training Squad does not require a gear bag

Inside a United Swimmer’s Gear Bag:

Kick Board: any brand is suitable

*All squads

Pull Buoy: any brand is suitable

*All squads

Hand paddles: we recommend Catalyst TYR (or Speedo Tech Paddles)

Paddles should be a few centimeters bigger than hand

*All squads except Juniors

Fins: we recommend Zoggs Long Blade Rubber Fins or any other

*Juniors, JDT, Bronze, Silver

Fins: we recommend Arena Powerfin Pro or any other

*Gold and Seniors

Finger Paddles: any brand is suitable


Snorkel: we recommend Phelps, Speedo, or TYR

*Juniors, Bronze, Gold

Band/Ankle Strap: can be bought or cut from the inner tube of an old tyre