PARENT-TOT lessons are designed to introduce infants/ toddlers to the water. The emphasis of this hands-on class is to make children comfortable in the water while teaching them basic swimming skills. This instructor guided class gives parents the tools with which to teach their children front and back floats as well as how to put the face in the water. Ages 6 months – 3 years.
The JELLYFISH level is designed to introduce swimmers to the water. Children learn to become comfortable with their faces under the water. In order to pass the Jellyfish level, students must float unsupported and complete a basic flutter kick on both their backs and stomachs.
The STARFISH level will learn the front crawl, elementary backstroke and proper breathing techniques. The whip kick and back crawl are introduced. Swimmers must be able to swim 15 meters.
Swimmers at the SEAHORSE level know the front crawl, back crawl, and elementary backstroke. Emphasis at this level will be to fine tune rhythmic breathing with the crawl stroke. Treading water, kneeling and standing dives are also introduced. Swimmers are expected to swim the length of the pool with the front crawl, back crawl and elementary backstroke in order to pass this level.
The emphasis at the MANTA RAY level is learning the breaststroke and sidestroke. The dolphin kick is also mastered. Swimmers will be expected to swim 1 1/2 lengths of the pool without stopping to advance to the next level.
The SHARK class is for the most advanced swimmer. At this level the butterfly stroke is coordinated, breaststroke and sidestrokes are improved, and swimmers must swim 2 1/2 lengths of the pool to successfully complete the program. Students who successfully complete the program are encouraged to join the Pre-Swim Team!
Pre Swim Team
PRE-SWIM TEAM is designed for those interested in taking the next step toward swim team. This class, which will be mildly competitive, is for kids who love swimming and want to have fun. Swimmers who haven’t decided if swim team is right for them will enjoy Pre-Swim Team. Practice will include laps, drills, relay work, racing starts, and swim meet/fun days.*Pre-requisite: Swimmer must pass CBRC’s Shark level or try-out with the Coach.
See our packet for more information, sign up online, or check out our step-by-step instructions HERE.