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Are you searching for quality swim instruction for your child or teenagers in NYC? AquaSkills is a private swim school offering swimming classes throughout New York City for children from the age of four upwards. We conduct private & semi-private swimming classes or small groups of up to 4 in an exclusive heated pool. We also provide swim lessons for adults of all ages and levels. We offer our swim classes in locations throughout NYC including Upper Westside & Eastside, Tribeca and the Financial District and Battery Park City in Manhattan among others.
Why choose AquaSkills for my child?
- Our instructors believe in a gentle approach to swimming instruction and are dedicated and highly skilled at teaching all levels
- Both AquaSkills instructors are certified to teach swimming by the American Red Cross standards
- Small instructor to student ratios for group sessions allow for the ultimate swim education courses available
Year-Round Swim Classes for Kids & Teens include:
Beginner Swim classes for kids
Students learn water safety and the basics of swimming through guided discovery. This includes floating, treading, breathing techniques and proper kick and arm movements for all 5 styles of swimming. The instructor goes in the water with the students and demonstrates. Students learn by example.
In the beginner class, students learn: Floating; Breathing Techniques; Treading; Intro to Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke, (Butterfly optional); Water Safety
Class is either 6-8 weeks up to 12 weeks depending upon ability and frequency.
Student is ready to make a transition to stroke improvement and refining specific styles of swimming. Students learn Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke, Butterfly, lap swimming, efficient turns and breathing techniques.
Fitness Swim (All Ages)
Customized classes incorporate swim skills with water aerobic exercises and aqua-pilates moves. They also include lap swimming and stroke definition.
Age Groups for Children: 4-6, 5-8, 8-15
- Up to 4 children for group
- Ratio one instructor per up to 3-4 students per group
- Classes are scheduled to be 1 hour long. Customized length by special request
- Parents can take classes with their children from ages 4 and up
Competitive Swim / Triathlon Swim lessons (All Ages)
Prep for Swim Team; Prep for Triathlon; Technique / Form; Maximize Efficiency and Skill; Drills; Lap Swimming; Endurance; Build Time; Stroke Refinement
If you would like further information on any of our swim programs for kids or if you would like to make an appointment with us, please contact us via the contact form below.