YMCA of Smithfield

Swim Lessons: Youth

Youth swim lessons are a child alone class for ages 6 - 14 years. Each level of swim lessons builds upon the preceding level. Children will progress through lessons at their own rate, and it is important to understand that children will not pass or fail a level, however they will move up when the instructor feels that they are ready.

Polliwog I & Polliwog II
(beginner & advanced beginner)

Ages 6 - 14 years
Using a bubble to help children focus on stroke development, children will learn 3 of the 4 main strokes of swimming while practicing floating, flutter kicks, gliding and rhythmic breathing.

Monday 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Friday 4:40 - 5:25
6:05 - 6:50 PM
Saturday 10:10 - 10:55 AM

 

Guppy, Minnow, Fish (intermediate & advanced intermediate)

Ages 6 - 14 years
Children in these levels should not be wearing any floatation device. Children will build endurance and must be able to swim 25 - 50 yards unassisted, consecutively. Children will perfect their freestyle stroke and continue with dives & treading water.

Monday 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 4:15 - 5:00 PM
5:40 - 6:25 PM
Friday 4:40 - 5:25 PM
6:05 - 6:50 PM
Saturday 10:10 - 10:55 AM

 

Fish, Flying Fish, Shark
(advanced intermediate & advanced)

Ages 6 - 14 years
Most strokes will be perfected and lap swimming will begin to build endurance. The butterfly will be introduced.

Monday 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 5:40 - 6:25 PM
Friday 6:05 - 6:50PM

 

Twice a Week Swim Lessons

Children progress at an even faster rate with lessons twice a week, for 4 weeks for a total of 8 lessons. Choose between Session 1 or Session 2!

Session 1 July 1st - July 24th
Session 2 July 29th - August 21st

Tuesdays and Thursdays

9:00 - 9:45

Polliwog I & II

Guppy/Minnow/Fish



Youth Swim pricing

Members: $68
Non-Members: $95

8-Week Session

 

 

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