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Orcas are strong swimmers who possess 3 out of 4 competitive swim strokes. Orcas practice endurance, speed and competitive technique on freestyle, backstroke, and breaststroke. They will also be introduced to beginner butterfly and will begin learning flip turns.
Hammerhead level is 60 minutes in length. Hammerheads will now transition into the competitive swimming field. They will learn drills, flip turns, dive starts, and other competitive skills while also working on their endurance, speed and technique
Beginner and Intermediate Swimmers
Beginner and Intermediate Swimmers
Our Seahorse level is for students ages 3 - 5 who are able to swim 5 to 7 ft. independently and are ready to learn the correct swim techniques. Seahorse swimmers will learn the fundamentals of freestyle and backstroke while also making them stronger, more confident swimmers.
This level is designed for students ages 3-5 who are already intermediate swimmers. This level will help perfect a swimmers freestyle technique and introduce them to side breathing. Otters will also be instructed on the correct backstroke arms. The goal of this class is to have a complete freestyle and backstroke swim ready for competition .
Our Jellyfish classes are for our older students ages 6 - 12 who are ready to start their swimming adventure or overcome their water fears. Jellyfish swimmers are learning the basics in swimming by getting comfortable in and around the water. Graduates of this level will be able to swim independently for 7 to 10 ft.
Our Sea Turtle students are swimmers ages 6 - 12 who are able to swim 7 to 10 ft. independently and are ready to learn proper swim techniques. This class will focus on the correct fundamentals of freestyle and backstroke.
Our Stingray program is for swimmers ages 6 - 12 who can perform beginner freestyle and backstroke. This class is designed to perfect freestyle and introduces side breathing. Stingrays will also be instructed on the correct backstroke form.
Our Walrus program is for swimmers who have mastered their freestyle with side breathing and their backstroke. Walrus swimmers are introduced to the breaststroke kicks and arms as well as bilateral breathing in their freestyle. Walruses are also instructed on the basics of treading water.
Our starfish students are from ages 3-5 who are ready to start their swimming adventure. Starfish swimmers are taught the basics in swimming by getting comfortable in and around the water. Graduates of this level will be able to swim independently for 5-7 ft .
This class is for graduates of the Guppy program. Tadpoles are perfecting their freestyle stroke, rollover breathing, full backstroke, and turn around swims. Tadpoles are taught to maneuver through the water with ease.
This class is for graduates of our Baby Swim 2 program. These classes are 30 minutes long with a maximum of 3 children per class. Student's range from 2-3 1/2 years old. Guppies are introduced to freestyle arms, back floating independently, kicking on their back, and roll over breathing. Guppies are also taught basic pool safety skills.
Our Baby Swim classes start at 3 months old and have a maximum of 6 children per class. We offer 2 different levels, both with parent involvement, so our swimmers can progress from water comfort to swimming independently. Our Baby Swim 1 is an introduction to the water, where parent's learn how to submerge your child underwater and hold their breath. They are also learning, through songs and games to enjoy the water, the fundamentals of swimming, safety skills, and much more. As children progress, they will move up to our Baby Swim 2 , where they are learning to swim independently, glide by themselves, kick, and float on their backs. Graduates of our Baby Swim 2 class are swimming 3 - 5 ft by themselves with ease and water comfort.