Sping 2014 Youth Learn-to-Swim
Texas Tech University Recreational Sports is proud to offer the American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim Program for Spring 2014.
The Learn-to-Swim program is unique in that it emphasizes water safety while introducing the fundamentals of swimming, diving and other aquatic activities. The program is adaptable to meet the various needs of its participants. Registration is open to those affiliated with Texas Tech University as well as the community. We also offer private and semi-private lessons and all of our classes are taught by certified Red Cross Instructors.
Registration begins Wednesday, December 4.
PARENT & ME (6 MONTHS - 3 YEARS OLD)
[25 Minutes per Class]
This class is geared toward toddlers (six months to three years of age) to gain confidence in the water by having a one on one experience with a trusted adult’s assistance. Working with an instructor, the adult is in the water with the toddler to help introduce the child to the aquatic environment. Water adjustment and basic swimming skills will be emphasized.
AQUA TOTS (3 - 5 YEARS OLD)
[25 Minutes per Class]
Aqua Tots will enable preschool aged children to explore an aquatic environment and prepare for progressive levels. They will be introduced to combined skills for beginner swim strokes, beginning breathing skills and safety skills.
YOUTH (5 YEARS AND OLDER)
[45 Minutes per Class]
Youth, ages five & up, have the opportunity to gain knowledge and swimming skills in a safe and enjoyable aquatic environment. Youth lessons are divided into groups based on skill acquisition. Please refer to the detailed course descriptions online, or come by the pool during open hours for more information on each individual level.
Youth Levels - For detailed descriptions, please click here.
- Youth I: Introduction to Water Skills
- Youth II: Fundamental Aquatic Skills
- Youth III: Stroke Development
- Youth IV: Stroke Improvement
- Youth V: Stroke Refinement
- Youth VI: Swimming and Skill Proficiency
Note: At all levels of instruction, participants may not achieve all skill requirements during one session. It is common for participants to repeat the same level for multiple sessions.
For Spring 2014, we will also be offering private lessons. Private Lesson Sign-up Form
For updated class availability or more information, please email email@example.com or call us at 806-742-3896.