Aquatics

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American Red Cross Lifeguarding Course/Re-Certification

Lifeguard, CPR/AED, and First Aid 2 year certifications

Must be 15 years of age by completion of course

Pre-requisites: Lifeguard swim test MUST be performed according to the American Red Cross standard: Swim 300 yards without stopping using the following 3 strokes in this order and in the proper form:

  • Swim 100 yards of freestyle (crawl stroke)
  • Swim 100 yards of breastroke
  • Swim 100 yards combination of freestyle and breastroke
  • Swim 20 yards and dive down to retrieve a 10lb brick. Carry brick on chest while kicking on your back NOT using arms within 1:40 seconds.

Failure to complete pre-requisites will result in discontinuation of the course

 

Recertification (pre-registration required)

  1. Anyone who has a current Red Cross Certification-Lifeguarding, CPR, First Aid/CPR
  2. MUST show current cards in order to take re-certification.

 

 

 


Class Information


Age Group:

Program Cost:

$50.00 non-refundable deposit

Member: $200   NonMember:$225

 

Recertification fees: $60

Schedule:

Class attendance is mandatory

 

 

 


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Co-ed Aqua Exercise

This low impact exercise class consists of warm-up, aerobic exercise, leg exercises and workout using water weights, strengthen toning and much more. Lots of fun too!! Participants do not need swimming skills to receive full benefit from this program, which is designed to make those who find it hard to move around, feel better. Aqua Exercise is a great beginning workout for all adults.


Class Information


Age Group:
Adults (18 & Over)

Program Cost:

Members: $0, Non-members: $64 / mo.

Schedule:

Mondays Wednesdays & Fridays 9:30-10:30am


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Co-ed Combo Water Fitness

This co-ed high impact class has been designed to give a good and varied workout. The Monday and Friday classes consist of aerobic water exercises as the class travels back and forth across the width of the shallow end of the pool.  Swimming skills are not necessary to benefit from the class.


Class Information


Age Group:
Adults (18 & Over)

Program Cost:

Members: $0, Non-Members: $32 / mo.

Schedule:

Mondays & Fridays 10:30-11:00am


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Co-ed Deep Water Fitness

This high energy, early morning workout is a great way to start your day. Class is held in the deep end of the pool. Participants wear water flotation belts. This is a deep water, aerobic toning, calorie burning class. Swimming skills are not necessary to obtain full benefit from this class but participants should be comfortable in deep water.


Class Information


Age Group:
Adults (18 & Over)

Program Cost:

Members: $0, Non-members: $32 / mo.

Schedule:

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 8:15-9:00am


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Co-ed Hydrorobics

The pool water provides resistance that gives a great workout, strengthens and tones muscles, increases flexibility and gets your heart pumping! These high impact classes include arm and waist routines, cardiovascular section, leg exercises and cool down all too great music. Swimming skills are not needed to receive full benefit from this program.


Class Information


Age Group:
Adults (18 & Over)

Program Cost:

Members: $0   Non-members: $64/mo.

Schedule:

Day: Tuesday & Thursday
Time: 9:00 - 10:00am


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Co-ed Therapeutic Water Walking

This low impact class involves stretching and moving back and forth across the shallow end of the pool while doing a variety of exercises to a variety of music. Participants improve muscle tone, flexibility and have fun. Water weights and noodles are often used to increase resistance while doing arm exercises.


Class Information


Age Group:
Adults (18 & Over)

Program Cost:

Members: $0  Non-members: $32/mo.

Schedule:

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays 9:00-9:30am


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Private Swim Lessons

The YMCA offers private swim lessons for both children and adults. Learn to swim or improve your skills at your convenience. Call the aquatics director for details or to schedule a time.


Class Information


Age Group:
All Ages

Program Cost:

Member Rate: $30 / hour
Member Rate: $15 / half hour

Non-Member Rate: $60 / hour
Non-Member Rate: $30 / half hour

Special for YMCA Members: Purchase private swim lesson voucher 12 half hour lessons for $150.00(Savings of $26) Non-Members: $180.00

Schedule:

Contact us to schedule
724-458-9781


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Swimming lessons 7 weeks

Progressive swimming lessons taught by YMCA instructors.

*Program Financial Assistance is available provided by the Grove City Area United Way.*


Class Information


Age Group:
Toddlers (6 - 36 mos.), Pre-Kindergarten (3 - 5 yrs.), Grades K through 4, Grades 5 through 12

Program Cost:

Parent/Tot: Family Members: $10.00 for the first child, $5.00 for each subsequent child   Youth Member: $27.00    NonMember: $54.00

 Pike/Eel/Starfish/Polliwog/Guppy/Minnow/Fish/Flying Fish/Shark: 

Family Members: $10.00 for first child, $5.00 for each subsequent child  Youth Member: $32.00   NonMember: $64.00

 

Schedule:

Parent/Tot Swimming lessons: Tuesdays 10:00-10:30am or 6:45-7:15pm

November 7-December 19

Preschool Swim lessons: Pike/Eel/Ray/Starfish Tuesdays 10:00-10:30am or 6:45-7:15pm

November 7-December 19

Progressive Swim lessons (ages 6-18): Polliwog/Guppy/Minnow/Fish/Flying Fish/Shark

Tuesdays or Wednesdays 6:45-7:20pm

November 7-December 19

November 8-December 20

 


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Water Aerobics

Instructor Choice: deep end, combo class, high intensity combination of deep water and hydro-aerobics. Swimming skills are NOT required to receive full benefit from the class.

Registration is required

Members: $0      NonMembers: $55/month


Class Information


Age Group:

Program Cost:

Members: $0

NonMembers: $55/month

Schedule:

Thursdays

6:30-7:15pm


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