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

Wednesdays 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Advanced Beginner. Great for children ready to learn basic swim techniques as they work on kicking, floating skills, and perform the progressive paddle stroke. Safety is stressed. Children taking this class should be comfortable swimming independently and submerging under water.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 107.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Saturdays 11:30 AM - 12:10 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 - Adult

Ages: 18 and above

Mondays 7:25 PM - 8:10 PM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Want to learn how to swim? You will learn blowing bubbles, putting your face in the water, basic body positioning and introduction to front and back crawl strokes.

Pricing

Member: 64.00

Non-Member: 134.00

Swim Lessons - Adult

Ages: 18 and above

Thursdays 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Guilderland YMCA

This class is for adults who do not know how to or those who are looking to improve their skills. The class will cover skills such as blowing bubbles, putting the face into the water, and basic body positioning. Advance swimmers will develop all five strokes at a comfortable pace. (45 minute class)

Pricing

Member: 75.00

Non-Member: 139.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Wednesdays 9:40 AM - 10:10 AM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Guilderland YMCA

Completion of the Pike level is recommended. This class is for children who are comfortable in the water. Children will continue to develop skills learned at the Pike level. They will begin putting their faces in the water, floating, jumping in, and paddling without support. Aqua joggers and noodles will be used. (30 minute class)

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 109.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Tuesdays 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Guilderland YMCA

Completion of the Ray level is recommended. This class is for swimmers who have been introduced to the five basic strokes taught at the ray level, and who are ready to continue to develop those strokes. Noodles will sometimes be used. (30 minute class)

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 109.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 18

Saturdays 9:50 AM - 10:30 AM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Guilderland YMCA

Completion of the Polliwog level is recommended. This class is for beginners who are comfortable in the water and deep end. Introduction of beginner levels to the front and back crawl, sidestroke, the breast stroke, and elementary backstroke. Rhythmic breathing, kneeling dives, and somersaults are also introduced. Aqua joggers and noodles will be used. (40

Pricing

Member: 70.00

Non-Member: 139.00

Swim Team

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

May 1 2017 - Aug 11 2017

Duanesburg YMCA

Swimmers in this group are challenged physically and mentally as competitive swimmers. Practice sessions are demanding and each member of the group is expected to focus on perfecting skills.

Pricing

Member: 310.00

Non-Member: N/A

Swim Lessons - Parent And Child

Saturdays 9:00 AM - 9:30 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 9:35 AM - 10:05 AM

May 1 2017 - Jun 18 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Advanced Beginner. Great for children ready to learn basic swim techniques as they work on kicking, floating skills, and perform the progressive paddle stroke. Safety is stressed. Children taking this class should be comfortable swimming independently and submerging under water.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 107.00