Parent Child, Preschool Swim Lessons
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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.
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!
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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Youth Sharks Swim Academy
Private Swim Lessons
The YMCA private swim lessons boast an innovative curriculum designed to advance individual swimmer’s skills and abilities in a wide variety of swimming proficiencies including personal safety, submersion, stroke work, diving, boating safety, competitive swimming, endurance, and physical fitness. Click on the YMCA location below to fill out an information form and our Aquatics Director will reach out to you about private swim lessons.
YMCA of the North Shore Sharks Swim Team
The Sharks swim team is driven towards developing the best in our swimmers through innovative coaching techniques and strategies, supportive parental involvement and integration of the core values of the YMCA: honesty, caring, respect, and responsibility.
The team offers practice groups in Marblehead, Salem, Beverly, Gloucester, Ipswich and Haverhill.
We have ongoing tryouts
If you are interested in joining our team, please contact Head Coach David Laudati firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Ys Offer
Pre-Competitive Team for Grades K-8
Competitive Swim Team for Grades K-12
Masters Swimming-Adult Competitive Swimming
Ages 18 and Up Get the most out of your swimming workout. Whether you’re trying to stay fit, train for a triathlon or continue on our Masters Swim Team, our coaches will provide you with workouts based on your goals. All levels are encouraged to participate. YNS Masters will provide coached workouts for all participants regardless of ability. Whether you are a Swimfit Level, Traditional Masters level, Triathlete or Open Water level, our training focuses on your goals as a swimmer and is designed for long term development and success. Our Competitive Aquatics coaching staff is assigned by site to manage all Masters practices. The coaching staff is experienced, highly knowledgeable and motivated to help all types of Masters swimmers achieve their goals. For more information please contact Head Coach David Laudati email@example.com