YMCA Programs

Preschool-Ages 3-5 Years Mon-Thurs 11:00am

Students learn personal water safety and achieve basic swimming competency by learning two benchmark skills:
1.) Swim, float, swim – sequencing front glide, roll, back float, roll, front glide, and exit.
2.) Jump, push, turn, grab.

*Stage 1 – Water Acclimation: Increases comfort with underwater exploration and introduces basic self-rescue skills performed with assistance.
*Stage 2 – Water Movement: Encourages forward movement in water and basic self-rescue skills preformed independently.
*Stage 3 – Water Stamina: Develops intermediate self-rescue skills performed at longer distances than in previous stages.
*Stage 4 – Stroke Introduction: Introduces basic stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl and reinforces water safety through treading water and elementary backstroke.

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Program Information

YMCA Branch Patrick Henry Family YMCA
Date Monday, May 14, 2018, 11:00 AM - Thursday, May 24, 2018, 11:30 AM
Online Registration Window Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - Tuesday, May 14, 2019
In-house Registration Window Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Age Range 3 - 5
Fee $48.00 - $93.00

Contact Info

Contact Name Aquatics Director
Email phymca@ymcarichmond.org
Phone 8047980057

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