Eels - Level 4A

Ages:  (5-7 yr olds and 8 yr olds and up) 

Class length: 45-minutes

Class includes:  5 classes Mon-Fri    

Cost:  $89.00

To register for this class, student must be able to demonstrate all skills taught in level 3, which include:

  • perform beginner front crawl (freestyle) 
  • demonstrate rotary breathing (side-to-side) with kick-board
  • maintain independent floating on front and back (must be able to maintain minimum 10 seconds)
  • change direction in the water will swimming
  • maintain stationary position by treading or floating for 5-10 seconds  
  • jump off side of shallow end with no assistance

Upon completion of this class, the student should be able to:

  • perform proficient front crawl-must be able to swim width of pool
  • perform beginner rotary breathing (side-to-side) with front crawl
  • maintain stationary position by treading at least 20 seconds (goal is 45 seconds)
  • maintain independent back float (must be able to maintain minimum 20 seconds)

If the student can perform the following OPTIONAL skills, they may skip the next level (Manta Rays) and move straight to Stingrays:

  • perform beginner elementary backstroke
  • perform beginner back crawl
  • jump off deep end side and swim to side

Check Calendar for class schedule.