Make A Splash

Swimming at Adventure CampSwimming is a life skill as well as great exercise and a challenging sport. Our Ys offer swim lessons (for all ages), family swim, competitive swimming, and many kinds of adaptive swim programs for kids with special needs, so we can all safely enjoy the pleasures of an aquatic environment.

Aquatics Programs at the Y include:

  • Swim Lessons
  • Swim Team
  • Lifeguard Courses
  • Water Safety
  • Backyard Pool Swim lessons
  • CPR, Oxygen, and AED Certifications

Contact your local branch for more information on our aquatics programs.

To ensure safety in and around the water, we ask you to abide by our pool rules and policies.

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Saturdays 9:35 AM - 10:05 AM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Welcome beginners with little experience in the water. Children will work on water basics: blowing bubbles, front and back floating with support, paddling on their front, back, and side. Swim belts will be used.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 107.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Fridays 4:45 PM - 5:25 PM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Beginner. Great for children who need to get acquainted with the pool, the use of flotation devices, and floating, as they learn the front paddle stroke and side and back paddle.

Pricing

Member: 70.00

Non-Member: 157.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Mondays 5:30 PM - 6:10 PM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

For intermediates who are continuing to develop the five strokes taught in the previous levels and who are ready to be introduced at a basic level to the butterfly stroke. Open turns and surface dives are introduced.

Pricing

Member: 60.00

Non-Member: 135.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Saturdays 10:35 AM - 11:05 AM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Guilderland YMCA

This class is for beginners with little experience in the water. Children may be uncomfortable swimming/moving through the water independently. Children will work on water adjustment and basic skills including blowing bubbles, the front and back float with support, and paddling on the front, back, and side. Aqua joggers will be used. (30 minute class)

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 109.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Fridays 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Guilderland YMCA

Completion of the Eel level is recommended. This class is for swimmers who are moving through the water independently, and are ready to be introduced to a beginning level of front and back crawl strokes, sidestroke, and breast stroke. Rhythmic breathing, kneeling dives and somersaults are introduced. Noodles will sometimes be used to build endurance.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 109.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 18

Tuesdays 4:35 PM - 5:15 PM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Guilderland YMCA

Completion of the Fish level is recommended. This class is for advanced swimmers who have developed the front and back crawl strokes, the side stroke, the breast stroke, and who are ready to continue to develop the butterfly stroke. Flip turns are introduced for the front and back crawl strokes. (40 minute class)

Pricing

Member: 70.00

Non-Member: 139.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 18

Fridays 4:35 PM - 5:15 PM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Guilderland YMCA

Completion of the Guppy level is recommended. This class is for swimmers who have been introduced to the five basic strokes and who are ready to begin developing those strokes. Rotary breathing, standing dives and the resting stroke are introduced. Noodles will sometimes be used to help build endurance. (40 minute class)

Pricing

Member: 70.00

Non-Member: 139.00

Swim Lessons - Parent And Child

Sundays 10:50 AM - 11:20 AM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Enjoy fun time for you and your child as you learn how to work with your infant/toddler in the water. Enjoy water games and songs while learning basic movements with an emphasis of becoming comfortable in the water. Children must wear swim diapers under their swim suits.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 107.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Saturdays 12:55 PM - 1:25 PM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Welcome beginners with little experience in the water. Children will work on water basics: blowing bubbles, front and back floating with support, paddling on their front, back, and side. Swim belts will be used.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 107.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Saturdays 9:35 AM - 10:15 AM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Beginner. Great for children who need to get acquainted with the pool, the use of flotation devices, and floating, as they learn the front paddle stroke and side and back paddle.

Pricing

Member: 70.00

Non-Member: 157.00