Please read each course description carefully to insure your child is enrolled in the appropriate level. To register for Levels 2-4, individuals must be able to demonstrate all the skill requirements for the previous level. Class sizes are limited.
(3-4 year olds)
Using a positive and fun approach child will
develop confidence and a readiness to swim.
Students should to be comfortable in and around the water. Instruction includes supported float on front and back, supported kicking on front and back, entering and exiting of pool, submerging face, blowing bubbles, and water safety.
Students will begin to learn fundamental swimming skills. Instruction includes submersion under water, floating and gliding on front and back, unsupported flutter kicking on front and back, introduction to front, back crawl, and water safety.
Students will begin learning strokes and build upon the skills learned in Level II. Instruction includes jumping into deep water, introduction to diving, coordinating front and back crawl, introduction to elementary backstroke, treading water, and water safety.
Students will develop confidence in their strokes and improve skills already learned. Instruction includes improvement of front and back crawl and elementary backstroke, introduction to breaststroke and sidestroke, and water safety.
Pre-Competitive Swim Program will improve stroke technique, introduce competitive skills and allow individuals to progress in a friendly, non-competitive atmosphere. PARTICIPANTS MUST BE
AT LEAST LEVEL 4 AND BE ABLE TO SWIM FREESTYLE
Swim Team: West Windsor Whalers
A competitive summer swim team for ages 6-18. Emphasis is on the development and refinement of skill and technique. Must be able to swim freestyle, backstroke and breaststroke. The team participates in the Princeton Area Swimming and Diving League (PASDA). Participants MUST compete in Swim Meets and Parent Involvement is required.
Dive Team: West Windsor Whalers
A competitive dive team for ages 6-18. Must be able to swim one lap comfortably, No previous experience necessary; just the willingness to learn. The team participates in PASDA. Participants MUST compete in Dive Meets and Parent Involvement is required.