Swimming

Part of the USA Swim Lesson Provider Network

SAFE & CONFIDENT SWIMMERS START AT THE Y: SWIM LESSONS, COMPETITIVE SWIM TEAM AND MORE! 
 

PARENT CHILD, PRESCHOOL, YOUTH, TEEN and ADULT SWIM LESSONS  

Join Sharks Swim Academy. YMCA swim lessons are internationally acclaimed because they have been proven to work.  Whether you are looking to increase child safety around water, learn how to swim, or fine tune a particular stroke technique, our aquatic professionals are here for you.  Join the fun today at the YMCA of the North Shore Sharks Swim Academy.  

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PARENT/CHILD SWIM ACADEMY LESSONS for INFANT, TODDLER and PRESCHOOL

Ages: 6 months - 5 years
Ratio: 12 parent/child pairs to 1 instructor
Play based experiences introduce fundamental water safety and swimming skills.  With adult caregivers and children together in the water, this is a fun bonding and social time.

PRESCHOOL SWIM ACADEMY LESSONS

Ages: 3 - 5 years
Ratio: 6 students to 1 instructor 
Preschool swim lessons focus on water comfort, forward movement and basic self rescue skills reinforced through the use of games. Distances increase as students progress through each level until independent swimming is achieved.  Yes, 3.5 year olds can swim by themselves!

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YOUTH SWIM ACADEMY LESSONS

Ages: 6 years and up
Ratio: 8 non-swimming students to 1 instructor
10 swimming students to 1 instructor 
Progressive curriculum leads youth through learning to swim, personal water safety skills and stroke technique while building endurance.  Generally, we recommend a goal of being able to swim 100 yards, or 4 lengths of the pool for youth safety around water.

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Private Swim Lessons

YMCA of the North Shore Sharks Swim Team

Masters Swimming-Adult Competitive Swimming