Youth Swim

The YMCA knows swim lessons, in fact, modern swim instruction was invented at the Y. Millions have learned how to swim at the Y – your child could be next.

NEW CLASS OPTIONS!

  • 1-2-3 Grow! Baby & Me Gym & Swim: a parent-child class including 30 minutes gym time, 15 minutes for changing, 30 minutes swim time
  • Youth Aquatic Conditioning: this class is for the advanced swimmer who has completed level 6, but does not want to move on to the swim team or who doesn't feel quite prepared for the swim team and would like to keep working on their endurance and skills
  • Teen 1/2: for kids older than 12 who are wanting to get comfortable in the water
Our YMCA certified instructors focus on swim instruction, water safety and fun for everyone.  Your child will build friendships, develop self-esteem and create positive experiences that will last a lifetime. We offer swim lessons for all ages and skill levels, lifeguard certification and the Stingray Youth Swim Team.

Year round swim lessons are offered in our warm-water, indoor pools.  Lessons are offered once a week with class offerings in the morning and evenings. 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

At this time, we ask that only one parent get in during a parent-child class due to the need for social distancing.

Right now only two group classes will take place at any given time. There will be adequate room in the pool to keep the classes separated.

We are now limiting all classes, of all ages and abilities, to 4 swimmers. Even parent-child classes will only have up to 4 enrollments. However, classes with less than 3 participants will be canceled or, if possible, combined with another class.

Yes. If you want to get in the water and follow along with the instructor to help your child partake in the class from a distance, you are more than welcome to do so.

The CDC does not recommend wearing cloth masks in the water. We will be providing plastic face shields for our instructors to wear.

Limited on-deck seating will be available. Chairs and benches will be socially distanced and we ask that families not move these chairs or benches. Chairs and benches will be sanitized throughout the day.