Tom Short Location

GoldfishGoldfish 1

Emphasis: Our beginner level with a focus on independent forward progression. Focus will be on gross motor skills appropriate for swimming. Skills taught will include going underwater, independent floats (back and front) and swimming independently for 35 feet.

Registration for the 2020-2021 School Year Session now open!

Goldfish 2

Emphasis:Our second beginner level is for students who are already comfortable and confident in the water. Students must be able to swim 35 feet alone. Focus will be on increasing distance for Freestyle to two lengths (70 feet) and an intro to Backstroke. To pass this level students must be able to swim both Freestyle and Backstroke one length of the lessons pool.

Registration for the 2020-2021 School Year Session now open!

Bluefish 1

Description: Our first intermediate level is for students who who can already swim Freestyle and Backsrtoke. Focus will be on learning rotary breathing (for Freestyle) and learning proper breastroke kick technique. Passing this level requires that students demonstrate Freestyle and Backstroke for three laps as well as proper breastroke kick for two laps.

Registration for the 2020-2021 School Year Session now open!

Bluefish 2

Description: Our second intermediate level is focused on completing the Breastroke ‘pull’ and putting both leg and arm coordination together. To pass from this level students need to demonstrate proficient knowledge of Freestyle, Backstroke and Breastroke for three laps.

Registration for the 2020-2021 School Year Session now open!

Pre-Team 1

Description: This group is for students who can demonstrate Freestyle, Backstroke and Breastroke proficiently. The focus of this class will be on learning Butterfly. Aside from an introduction to butterly students will also focus on increasing endurance and improvement on Freestyle, Backstroke and Breastroke.

Registration for the 2020-2021 School Year Session now open!

Pre-Team 2

Description: This group is for students who know all four strokes (proficiently). Focus will be on building endurance, increasing stamina and speed. Dives and turns will be taught and further correction of technique will be stressed.

Registration for the 2020-2021 School Year Session now open!