Community Children Swim Lessons
School of Fish
These 30 minute classes offer small, individually tailored sessions to improve technique for all levels, ages and abilities. Skills of all strokes are learnt through the 'School of Fish' progression programme. Lessons are held on Sunday mornings.
Starfish Level - Water Confidence, Submerging, Movement
Seahorse Level - Breathing, Floating, Gliding, Kicks
Seal Level - Push and Glide, Basic Arms, Butterfly Kicks, Deep Water Confidence
Barracuda Level - Lateral Breathing, Streamlining, Sculling, Breaststroke Kicks
Swordfish Level - Catch, Pull and Recovery, Diving, Butterfly, Breaststroke Timing
Dolphin - Rhythm and Timing of all stroke, Turns
Shark - Strength and speed conditioning
For the Winter Session participants will automatically retain their swimming level in their current class and that there is no need for reassessment. Those joining the school during the year must contact the Aquatics Manager for an individual assessment.
Participation fees are for each each of the three seasons. Sign up for the Spring Session 2029 is postponed until further notice. Thank you!
Session 1 - Autumn Session
3 September to 16 November 2019
Session 2 - Spring Session
25 November 2019 to 29 February 2020
Session 3 - Spring Session
16 March 2020 to 30 May 2020