2020 Swim Lessons

 

Group Swim Lessons

Group swim lessons are on weekdays for 30 minutes. You sign up by the week. Kids will be grouped according to ability. Ratio of coach to student is very low for new swimmers and will go up slightly as kids become water safe.

Complete the online registration form and pay ONLINE.

2020 Group Swim Lesson Schedule and Costs

Week Dates Times Cost
Weeks 1 & 2:  June 23rd – July 3rd (9 classes) 12:00 – 12:30pm / 12:30 – 1:00pm Member Cost $135 Nonmember $185
Weeks 3 & 4:  July 6th – July 17th (10 classes) 12:00 – 12:30pm / 12:30 – 1:00pm Member Cost $150 Nonmember $200
Weeks 5 & 6:  July 20th – July 31st (10 classes) 12:00 – 12:30pm / 12:30 – 1:00pm Member Cost $150 Nonmember $200

 

Important notes:

  • Due to high demand and increasing costs we won’t be able to provide discounts.
  • The first session is a lesser cost because it is 9 classes instead of 10 but no other pro-rating is possible.
  • Due to high demand and increasing costs we also cannot offer makes ups.

Small class sizes so sign up early before sessions fill up.  Priority registration is given to members.

 

 

Swim Lesson Descriptions

SWIM LESSON LEVELS

BEGINNER 1:

This session teaches basic water skills including: entry into the water, bubble blowing, rhythmic breathing (bobs), front float, front glide, beginner stroke, back float safety skills. The goal of this class is to push off the wall to the instructor and do the following: front float (5 seconds), front glide with kick 5 feet, beginner stroke 5 feet and float on back unassisted for 5 seconds. Depending on students learning the following skills may be learned: hold breath and fully submerge head, retrieve objects from chest deep water, back float (5 seconds), leveling off from vertical position, flutter kick with board, turning over from front to back.

 

BEGINNER 2:

This session teaches beginner freestyle and beginner backstroke development skills. These skills include freestyle stroke with side breathing, back stroke, elementary backstroke kick, treading water, and standing dives. The goal of this class is to swim crawl stroke with side breathing (15 yds), elementary back stroke kick (10 yds), back stroke, 15 yds, tread water 30 seconds.

 

BEGINNER 3:

This session focuses on increasing endurance by swimming familiar strokes (elementary back, front crawl and back crawl) for greater distances. Students will also have an introduction: breaststroke sidestroke Standing front dive The goal is to complete the following skills: Deep water bobs, standing dives, elementary backstroke (10 yds), sculling on back (15 seconds), front crawl (25 yds), breaststroke kick (10 yards), scissor kick (10 yds), and treading water for 2 minutes.

 

INTERMEDIATE:

At this level, students perform the breaststroke, sidestroke and increase distances of front crawl and back crawl. Students begin to polish strokes with ease, efficiency, power and smoothness over greater distances. Students will be introduced to butterfly, open turns, and flip turns. The goal is to complete the following skills: breaststroke (10 yds), sidestroke (10 yds), swimming underwater (3 body lengths), elementary backstroke (25 yards), dolphin kick (10 yds), front crawl (50 yds), back crawl (50 yds), and perfect the standing front dive.

INDIVIDUAL SWIM LESSONS

Individual swim lessons are available on an appointment basis with the swim coaches. Sign up sheets are available at the front desk. Payment is due at the time of signup and can be left in an envelope with the appointment book.

 

Group Swim Lessons

Group swim lessons are on weekdays for 30 minutes. You sign up by the week. Kids will be grouped according to ability. Ratio of coach to student is very low for new swimmers and will go up slightly as kids become water safe.