KIDS LEARN HOW TO SWIM, WORK TO REFINE STROKES AND ADVANCE SKILLS

  • Ages: Five through 12 years

Swim Lesson Information

Here's what you need to know as we bring swim lessons back to the YMCA:

  • Reduced capacity of four kids for each class
  • Only one parent/guardian will be permitted in the observation area. While observing your child, we ask that you maintain physical distancing and wear a mask.
  • Classes will be 30 minutes long and in 4-week sessions
  • Rate : $40/members, $80/non-members
  Registration Dates Class Schedule
September Members : 8/24
Program Participants : 8/26
September 7 - October 3
October Members : 9/21
Program Participants : 9/23
October 5 - October 31
November Members : 10/19
Program Participants : 10/21
November 2 - November 21
December Members : 11/16
Program Participants : 11/18
November 30 - December 19

SWIM BASICS & SWIM STROKES

In Levels One, Two & Three, school-age kids learn personal water safety and achieve basic swimming competency by learning two benchmark skills—swim, float, swim and jump, push, turn, grab.

Once they have mastered the fundamentals, school-age kids move to Levels Four, Five & Six to learn additional water safety skills and build stroke technique.

Stage 1/ Water Acclimation

Stage 2/ Water Movement

Stage 3/ Water Stamina

Stage 4/ Stroke Introduction

Stage 5/ Stroke Development

Stage 6/ Stroke Mechanics