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Group Swim Lessons

Saturday, September 8 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, September 8 2018

Group swim lessons are held Saturday mornings in the WAC pool.

A full listing of our current classes are below. We accept late additions on a case by case basis. If you would like to add your child to the current session, please contact beckhardt@wac.net.

Tiny Tots

Infants learn water-adjustment techniques and basic water skills. Toddlers learn water adjustment, water skills, and introduction to swimming. Each child must be accompanied by at least one adult in class. Ages 6 months – three years.

Preschool 1/Preschool 1A

Brand new swimmers! This class is designed to help kids become comfortable in the water. All skills are performed with a teacher. Ages 3-5.  The Preschool 1A  class is made to accommodate ages 30-36 months (or older) who may be too old and/or too advanced for tiny tots.

Preschool 2

Comfort in the water with an instructor, but minimal independent swim skills. Learn breath control and swimming on front and back with assistance. Ages 3-5.

Preschool 3

Swimming three yards on front and back. Good breath control. Establishing foundations for crawl stroke and elementary backstroke. Ages 3-5.

Preschool 4

Swimming seven yards on front and back. Comfort in deep water. Technical foundations for breast stroke, crawl stroke, and elementary backstroke. Ages 3-5.

Level 2

Swimming five yards on front and back. Good breath control. Establishing foundations for crawl stroke and elementary backstroke. Ages 6+

Level 3

Swimming 10 yards crawl stroke. Comfort in deep water. Technical foundations for breast stroke, crawl stroke, and elementary backstroke. Ages 6+

Level 4

Swimming 13 yards crawl stroke with side breathing. Endurance to swim the length of the pool on front and back. Developing technique for butterfly and backstroke.

Level 5

Swimming all four race strokes (crawl stroke, backstroke, breast stroke, and butterfly) 13–25 yards, refining coordination. Fundamental understanding of stroke mechanics.

Level 6

Swimming all four race strokes  (crawl stroke, backstroke, breast stroke, and butterfly) 25–50 yards with refined technique. Developed understanding of stroke mechanics, turns, and dives.

FAST

Fundamentals Approaching Swim Team (FAST), focuses on building endurance and refining the four primary strokes, starts and turns. Great as an introduction to swim team, or for swimmers looking to get in another day of practice.

Details

Date:
Saturday, September 8
Time:
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Organizer

Tamra Sherwood
Phone:
206-464-3073
Email:
tsherwood@wac.net