YMCA Programs

Preschool – Ages 3 – 5 Years – Saturdays 9:35 am

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 preformed 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 Midlothian Family YMCA
Date Saturday, January 4, 2020, 9:35 AM - Saturday, January 25, 2020, 10:05 AM
Online Registration Window Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - Friday, January 3, 2020
In-house Registration Window Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - Friday, January 3, 2020
Age Range 3 - 5
Fee $30.00 - $55.00

Contact Info

Contact Name Aquatics Director
Email mdaquatics@ymcarichmond.org
Phone 8043795668

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