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Swim Lessons

For over 150 years, the YMCA has taught people of all ages to learn to swim. In Crystal Valley, swim lessons are offered during the summer. 

 

Preschool Swim Lessons (Ages 3-5)

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Pike Ages 3-5 There is no pre-requisite other than age. Pike is designed for the preschool-aged beginner who has little to no real experience swimming independently. Children must be willing to participate without parent involvement. Children will work on: basic paddling strokes (front, back, and side); floating and kicking skills; gaining comfort putting their face in the water; blowing bubbles; and pool safety. REGISTER HERE
 
Eel Ages 3-5 Children should already be able to perform: front and back float for 10 seconds; paddle on front, back, and side for 10 yards with a float belt and 5 feet without a float belt. Eel is designed for the intermediate preschool swimmer. Participants will begin to learn the basic techniques for freestyle, as well as, front and back floating, basic backstroke, building endurance, and pool safety. REGISTER HERE.
 

School Aged Swim Lessons (Ages 6-14)

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Polliwog Ages 6-14 Children should already be able to play around and be comfortable in an aquatic setting. Polliwog is designed for the school-aged beginner who has little experience swimming independently. Children must be willing to participate without parent involvement.  Children will work on floating, kicking, putting their face in the water, blowing bubbles, basic paddle strokes, and pool safety. REGISTER HERE.
 
Guppy Ages 6-14 Children should already be able to paddle front, back and side 25 yards each with a float belt and 20 feet without a float belt or instructor assistance; front and back float for 30 seconds; jump in deep water unassisted. Students work on backstroke, front crawl, treading water and basic rotary breathing will be introduced.  REGISTER HERE.

Private Swim Lessons

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Learn to swim on a one-on-one environment, once you register, we will call you to schedule the time. For adults and kids. REGISTER HERE.