Tiger Swim Lessons & Stroke Development
From water exploration to stroke technique for competitive swimming, we have a place for everyone. We offer a unique experience as our instructors are current members of the DePauw men’s and women’s swimming teams each with several years of competitive swimming background and certified lifeguards each with experience teaching swim lessons. We are offering lessons for ages four (4) and up! All lessons are semi-private (1-2 students per instructor).
Are you an adult and looking for swim lessons? Contact Shea Davisson directly at [email protected].
Dates: August 27-September 20
Days: Monday/Wednesday OR Tuesday/Thursday
Times: 5:15-5:45pm OR 5:45-6:15pm OR 6:15-6:45pm OR 6:45-7:15pm
Levels: Guppies – for children with little or no previous experience. Teaches children safe pool behavior and independent movement in the water, will include skills such as blowing bubbles, breath holding, floating, bobbing, and kicking.
Starfish – for children comfortable in the water, should be able to put their faces in the water. Teaches children to swim independently by floating, kicking, and working up to using arms and legs simultaneously.
Minnows – for children ready to learn competitive strokes. Teaches children front crawl (freestyle) with side breathing and back crawl (backstroke), and introduces treading water and diving.
Wahoos – for children able to swim 25 yards freestyle and backstroke consecutively. Teaches children streamlines and flip turns, in addition to introducing breaststroke and butterfly.
Sharks – for children able to swim all four competitive strokes. Refines stroke technique and increases endurance, preparing them for competitive swimming.
Payment: $90 per student. There is a multi-family member discount. $90 for the first student and $80 for each additional family member. Cash or check (payable to DePauw University Women's Swimming) is accepted.
Registration is will close at 11:59pm on Thursday, August 23.
Please email Shea Davisson [email protected] or call 765-658-6689 if you have questions about registration.