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Class Information


For questions about the Learn to Swim Program, contact Sydney King, Graduate Assistant for Aquatics, at srking@uga.edu



Please see Forms/Flyers (at left) for a printable version of the Class Schedule.
Class Listing
Adult Beginner

Class Description:
-Participants will learn water safety skills such as floating, treading water, and recovery positions. Participants will also learn the fundamentals of swimming, such as basic front crawl and backstroke. Each session consists of 4, 60...
  07.21.2014  -  07.31.2014
Days Start Time End Time Location
06:00 PM 07:00 PM Rec Pool
06:00 PM 07:00 PM
Adult Intermediate

Class Description:
-Participants should be comfortable in water, be able to float and tread water. Participants will learn biomechanics of all four strokes, freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly. Each session consists of 4, 60 minute lessons...
  07.21.2014  -  07.31.2014
Days Start Time End Time Location
06:00 PM 07:00 PM Dive Well
06:00 PM 07:00 PM Dive Well
Parent & Child

Class Description:
Parent & Child Aquatics familiarizes young children from ages 6 months to 3 years with the water to prepare them for swimming in the future. Both the parent and child must be prepared to...
  07.21.2014  -  07.31.2014
Days Start Time End Time Location
04:00 PM 04:45 PM Rec Pool
Preschool

Class Description:
The Preschool course is designed to orient children ages 3 - 5 years with the aquatic environment without the security of the parent or guardian in the water. Participants in the course will learn...
  07.21.2014  -  07.31.2014
Days Start Time End Time Location
04:00 PM 04:45 PM Rec Pool
Progressive Level 1

Class Description:
Introduction to Water Skills: Child can float but not swim. -Water Skills: submerging face underwater, flutter kick on front with equipment, arm action on front and back, jumping in water from side of pool. The price for...
  07.21.2014  -  07.31.2014
Days Start Time End Time Location
05:00 PM 05:45 PM Rec Pool
Progressive Level 2

Class Description:
-Water Skills- Retrieve object from underwater, front and back glide, roll from front to back float, flutter kick on front and back adding arm action, jumping in water and swim independently. -Children with Ramsey Student Center...
  07.21.2014  -  07.31.2014
Days Start Time End Time Location
05:00 PM 05:45 PM Rec Pool
Progressive Level 3

Class Description:
-Water Skills- front crawl, backstroke, rotary breathing basics, treading water. -Children with Ramsey Student Center membership - $70 -Children without Ramsey Student Center membership - $75 -ONLY DEPENDENTS OF UGA STUDENT, FACULTY, STAFF AND ALUMNI ARE PERMITTED TO...
  07.21.2014  -  07.31.2014
Days Start Time End Time Location
05:00 PM 05:45 PM Rec Pool
Progressive Level 4

Class Description:
-Water Skills- front crawl biomechanics, backstroke biomechanics, breaststroke arms and legs, dolphin kick, treading water using two different kicks. -Children with Ramsey Student Center membership - $70 -Children without Ramsey Student Center membership - $75 -ONLY DEPENDENTS...
  07.21.2014  -  07.31.2014
Days Start Time End Time Location
05:00 PM 05:45 PM Rec Pool
Progressive Level 5

Class Description:
-Water Skills- front crawl, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly kick and arms, sidestroke, treading water, open turns, flip turns, dive from side of pool, dive from starting blocks. -Children with Ramsey Student Center membership - $70 -Children without Ramsey...
  07.21.2014  -  07.31.2014
Days Start Time End Time Location
05:00 PM 05:45 PM Rec Pool