Swim School in Columbus, Ohio

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The Greater Columbus Swim School is the Instructional Program of the
Greater Columbus Swim Team of Ohio (GCSTO). The Greater Columbus Swim School offers year-round private, semi-private and group lessons to adults and children in Columbus and all over central Ohio. We teach basic in-water survival techniques as well as advanced competitive swimming skills to our participants. All of our instructors are life guard, CPR & First Aid certified and must complete our own Instructor’s Training Course (ITC) to be eligible to teach.

The Greater Columbus Swim School has multiple year-around indoor and summer outdoor locations in Columbus and all over central Ohio including:

- Columbus Academy (indoor), 4300 Cherry Bottom Road, Gahanna, OH 43230
- East / Broad & Hamilton (outdoor): Columbus Country Club, 4831 East Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43213
- North / 161 & I-71 (indoor): Columbus Sport's Club, 888 East Dublin-Granville Road, Columbus, OH 43229
- East / Airport (indoor): Concourse Hotel Fitness Club, 4300 International Gateway (at the airport), Columbus, OH 43219
- East / Gahanna (outdoor): Gahanna Swim Club - Outdoor 50M, 148 Parkland Drive, Gahanna, OH 43230
- East Gahanna (outdoor): Jefferson Country Club, 7271 Jefferson Meadows Drive, Gahanna, OH 43230
- East / Bexley (indoor): St. Charles Preparatory School, 2010 East Broad Street, Bexley, OH 43209

School / Office Address: Gahanna
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Courses / Programs
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Courses / Programs
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Courses / Programs
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Courses / Programs
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