Group of Kids in a Swimming Pool

Ages 5+ Years

Pathways are for anyone that is developmentally able to complete Stage 6 of Swim Strokes.

To maximize safety, lifeguards are always on the pool deck during lessons.

Lesson Details

Age

5+ years

Lesson Duration

45 minutes per lesson

Instructor/Student Ratio

1:10

What to Bring

Students should bring goggles, towels, sunscreen, and a swim shirt.

Pathway Options

Aquatic Conditioning

Aquatic Conditioning is a pathway offered to students after completing swim lessons at the Y. This pathway works to increase endurance in the competitive strokes as well as improving overall swimming skills. Individuals who choose this pathway will also work to develop skills related to competitive swimming like flip turns, starts, and finishes. Instructors will also teach valuable lessons like how to use a pace clock and how to read a workout.

Endurance, Sports, and Games

Endurance, Sports, and Games is a pathway students can go through after completing swim lessons at the Y. This pathway works to enhance overall swimming skills and build up even more endurance to add to a healthier lifestyle. Individuals who choose this pathway will also learn more about various aquatic sports such as water polo, snorkeling, diving, and synchronized swimming. While students can learn more about fun aquatic activities, instructors will also teach valuable lessons like diving safety and how to use clothing to float.

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