Swim programs

Swim Lessons 

Swim lessons will be offered for several skill levels to both Willowbrook members and nonmembers, as detailed below.    Classes will be limited in size, based on a first-come, first-served basis.   Nonmembers are subject to nonmember rates. Nonmembers who take a swim lesson may not stay at Willowbrook after their lesson is finished.  No make-ups for missed classes.  Registration is required.  All fees listed are for the entire session of classes.

Click here for the signup registration form:  Swim Lesson Signup 2017.
Please sign up at the front gate or mail your registration form to:

Kelly Blacker
15 Crow Hill Road
Mount Kisco, NY 10549

 

Water Babies

Dates:                   6 classes -Saturdays, June 24 – July 29

Time:                    10:00am – 10:30am

Fee:                       $100 (non Willowbrook member)

    $60 (Willowbrook member)

Ages:                     6 months – 2 years old

A half hour of fun for both parent and baby/tot.  The parent will be instructed on appropriate holds, safety skills, and creative how to’s of getting your baby more water friendly.  This class is a mix of songs, safety skills, and the beginnings of forward and backward movement.  Bubbles and jumps are also introduced.  Minimum 5 to a class, maximum 10 to a class.

 

Swimming Skills I

Dates:                   Session 1:            19 classes- Daily, Monday-Friday, June 26 – July 21 (no class July 4)

    Session 2:            20 classes- Daily, Monday-Friday, July 24 – August 18

Time:                    3:30pm – 4:00pm

Fee:                       $320 (non Willowbrook member)

     $200 (Willowbrook member)

Ages:                     3 years old +

An enthusiastic time for tots to expend energy, our goal is to increase comfort level and reinforce age appropriate safety skills.  Bubbles, noodles, and kickboards will be introduced to enforce forward propulsion and to strengthen kicking.  Back float, forward propulsion, freedom to use arms, and jumps are all features for participating at this level.  Once a participant is able to doggie paddle, put his or her face in the water, and back float, they can move on to Swimming Skills II.  Minimum 5 to a class, maximum 10 to a class.

 

Swimming Skills II                                                

Dates:                   Session 1:            19 classes – Daily, Monday-Friday, June 26 – July 21 (no class July 4)

            Session 2:            20 classes – Daily, Monday-Friday, July 24 – August 18

Time:                    4:00pm – 4:30pm

Fee:                       $320 (non Willowbrook member)

    $200 (Willowbrook member)

Ages:                     3 years old +

Fundamentals of alternating back floating and treading water are key elements taught at this level.  Noodles and kickboards will be used to aid in developing a proper kick and freestyle over arm recovery.  Getting comfortable with underwater play and then progressing to forward movement with a swimmers’ face in the water are key elements in this level.  Back float and then progression to the use of one’s arms in backstroke are introduced.  Minimum 5 to a class, maximum 10 to a class.

 

Pre-Team

Dates:                   Session 1:            19 classes – Daily, Monday-Friday, June 26 – July 21 (no class                                                                  July 4)

    Session 2:            20 classes – Daily, Monday-Friday, July 24 – August 18

Time:                    3:30pm – 4:00pm

Fee:                       $320 (non Willowbrook member)

    $200 (Willowbrook member)

Ages:                     5 years old +

If your child can swim freestyle breathing to front or side for half the distance of the pool AND swim backstroke half the distance of the pool, they are ready to join our Pre-team class.  We continue to develop side breathing and refining strokes while also building endurance to swim the whole length of the pool.  Kickboards and noodles are used to refine skills. Treading water, side-rhythmic breathing, backstroke and breaststroke are also taught at this level.  Minimum 5 to a class, maximum 10 to a class.

 

Private Swim Lessons

Private swim lessons are available with our coaching staff upon request.  Please contact the Club for pricing.

 

Adult Swim Lessons

Adult Private Swim lessons are available upon request. Please see the Club Manager if you are interested.

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