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YMCA Programs

Teen/Adult – Ages 13 and Older – Sat 11:35am

Adults and Teens will learn personal water safety and achieve basic swimming competency through the six stage continuum of YMCA Swim Lesson, and build stroke techniques:*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.*Stage 5 – Stroke Development: Introduces breaststroke and butterfly and reinforces water safety through treading and sidestroke.*Stage 6- Stroke Mechanics: Refines stroke on all major competitive strokes and encourages swimming as a part of a healthy lifestyle.

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Program Information

YMCA Branch Northside Family YMCA
Date Saturday, August 8, 2020, 11:35 AM - Saturday, August 29, 2020, 12:20 PM
Online Registration Window Sunday, March 1, 2020 - Monday, August 3, 2020
In-house Registration Window Sunday, March 1, 2020 - Monday, August 3, 2020
Age Range 13 - 99
Fee $35.00 - $60.00

Contact Info

Contact Name Aquatics Director
Email nsaquatics@ymcarichmond.org
Phone 8047294576

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