Aquatics

Group Swim Lessons

Swimmers of all ages build confidence, learn safety and develop solid stroke skills with individualized, supportive attention from our nationally certified swim staff in either private or group swim lessons.

Group Swim Lessons

Group Swim Lesson Sessions run in 4 -week, prepaid increments

  • 8 lessons per session (twice a week): 30 mins each
  • No makeups for missed sessions.
  • All ages welcomeCost: $60 member/ $80/non-member per 4 week session

 

Group Swim Lesson Session dates through 2016:
Oct 3rd thru Oct 28th
Nov 7th Thru Dec 2nd
Dec 5th thru Dec 16th (optional 2 week session)

 Swimmers learn the following skills in these progressive group classes:

Beginner: Water Exploration (Shallow water lesson)
Submerge face fully in water
Float on front and back with support
Kick front and back facing with support
Enter/exit water independently

Advanced Beginner: Primary Skills (Shallow water lesson)
Float on front and back unsupported for 5 seconds
Swim on front 5 yards without assistance
Swim on back 5 yards without assistance
Retrieve objects under water chest deep

Intermediate: Stroke Readiness (Mid-pool lesson: shallow and deep)
Font crawl for 10 yards
Back crawl for 10 yards
Jump into deep water
Water bobs in water over the child’s head

Advanced: Stroke Development (Deep water lesson)
Deep water bobs
Standing dive from side of pool
Elementary backstroke for 10 yards
Front & back crawl 25 yards (entire length of pool)
Breaststroke & Sidestroke kick with kickboard

To register, ask questions or get help in choosing the right level for your swimmer, please call the WSHC front desk at 206.556.3280.

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