Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Greenbush YMCA

This stage develops intermediate self-rescue skills performed at longer distances than in previous stages. It focuses on integrating arm action, leg action, and rhythmic breathing in back and front glides, developing forward movement on the front and back, and practicing skills and safety techniques in deep water. Participants are working on submerging, swimming on front and back, water exits, jump-swim-turn-swim-grab, rolling, treading water, and swim-float-swim.

This stage introduces basic stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl and reinforces water safety through treading water and elementary backstroke. It focuses on developing the front crawl and back crawl, introduces components of the breaststroke and butterfly, and practicing safety techniques in deep water. Participants are working on building endurance, front and back crawl, diving, resting stroke of elementary backstroke, treading water, breaststroke and butterfly.

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Contact: Brie Bikowicz
3 - 5
Registration Dates:
02/04/19 - 03/18/19
Program Dates:
03/04/19 - 04/21/19
Program Days:
Program Times:
10:10 AM - 10:40 AM
Non-Member Cost:
Member Cost:

Registration has ended for this program.