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Learn to Swim - Level 3 (Stroke Development)

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Participants in the youth progressive swim program MUST be a minimum of 6 years old, by the end of the lesson.  All swimming abilities are welcome to participate in this American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program.  Because of space and staff limitations, children must be registered for the proper level.  Our aquatic staff will gladly assist you in determining the best level for your child.  Placement will be verified during the first class meeting.  (NOTE: Distances listed in the prerequisites are the minimums that skills must be performed at to meet specific proficiency requirements).

OBJECTIVES: to build on the fundamental skills (see Level 2) through guided practice.
PREREQUISITES: demonstrating the ability to perform unsupported 5-second float or glide (minimum of 5 ft) on back and front.  The ability to roll from front to back as well as back to front.  Feeling comfortable in the deep end of the pool.
LESSONS INCLUDE: swimming without assistance, front and back crawl strokes, rotary breathing in horizontal position, butterfly kick and body motion, kneeling and standing dive from the side of the pool, survival floats, retrieving underwater objects and reaching assists.

If you are unable to register for the class or class time that you are interested in, please call the Community Center at 767-7655 and asked to be placed on the Waiting List.

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