Youth Swimming Lessons

GET YOUR SWIM ON!

                                                                                                 

Session Dates:

September 4 - October 28, 2017

October 30 - December 23, 2017

Eight 30 minute classes per session

*REGISTRATION IS DEPENDENT ON AGE. ALL STUDENTS WILL BE PLACED INTO LEVELS ON THE FIRST DAY BY THE INSTRUCTORS.

Family Members: Free

Youth Members: $20.00

Potential Members: $50.00

 

Swim Starters 6-18 months offered/ Wednesday: 6:00-6:30pm Saturday: 9:30-10:00am      

Swim Starters: 18-36 months offered: Wednesday: 6:30-7:00pm Saturday: 9:00-9:30am

 

Preschool offered: Monday or Thursday: 4:30-5:00pm, Wednesday: 5:30-6:00pm, Saturday: 10:00-1030am 

School Age offered: Monday or Thursday: 5:30-6:00pm, Wednesday: 4:30-5:00pm, Saturday: 10:30-11:00am

Swim Starters Aquatic Program:

A / Water Discovery: Introduces infants and toddlers to the aquatic environment.

B / Water Exploration: Focuses on exploring body positions, blowing bubbles, and fundamental safety and aquatic skills

Swim Basics for Preschool, School Age:

1 / Water Acclimation: Increases comfort with underwater exploration and introduces basic self-rescue skills performed with assistance.

2 / Water Movement: Encourages forward movement in water and basic self-rescue skills performed independently.

3 / Water Stamina: Develops intermediate self-rescue skills performed at longer distances than in previous stages.

Swim Strokes for Preschool, School Age:

4 / Stroke Introduction: Introduces basic stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl and reinforces water safety through treading water and elementary backstroke.

5 / Stroke Development: Introduces breast-stroke and butterfly and reinforces water safety through treading water and sidestroke.

6 / Stroke Mechanics: Refines stroke technique on all major competitive strokes and encourages swimming as part of a healthy lifestyle.

 

Cancellation Policy:

The Jamestown YMCA swim lesson cancellation policy is as follows: Classes with fewer than 3 participants registered prior to the first day of class will be cancelled. Every effort will be made to relocate swimmers who have their classes cancelled. Please be sure to register for classes in advance to help prevent class cancellation.

 

Registration can be done online at: www.jamestownymca.org or at the Welcome Center at the Jamestown YMCA.