• Town Lake YMCA (map)
  • 1100 W Cesar Chavez St
  • Austin, TX, 78703
  • United States

Ages 6+ Years

This beginner swim course is an excellent opportunity for your child to learn the basics like holding their breath underwater and leg and arm movements that are necessary to swim while in a fun, safe and nurturing environment. They introduce swim techniques by the use of fun games the children enjoy playing. The swim techniques they learn here will help them to master their swimming skills. They will learn how to swim free style, backstroke, frog-kick, swimming laps with and without a kick-board or noodles, and how to jump into the pool properly. Pool safety is emphasized and independence from parent is encouraged and nurtured. This class is held in the instructional pool. Students must have instructor approval to move to intermediate class.

*Parent participation is required. Click here to learn more.