Minto Recreation Complex - Barrhaven, courses for Swimming for youth in the summer
A combination of Powerswim Introduction, Intermediate and Advanced levels. Instructor will develop workouts based on the program content and the needs of the group. Prerequisites: 13 years of age & Powerswim Introduction or recommendation by Instructor.
These lessons are designed to assist young people to overcome a fear of the water or master a skill. A certified instructor will work on a one to one basis. This is not an 'earn a badge' program.
Swimmers learn front and back float, front and back glide with kick, front swim for 10 metres, shallow water entries and exits, and deep-water activities (assisted).
Swimmers learn back swim with shoulder roll, front and back crawl (15m), sitting dive, kneeling dive, stride dive and front dive, treading water, and swim a minimum distance of 25 metres.
Swimmers choose the stroke(s) they wish to focus on. Participation-based program with individual goals.
Minto Recreation Complex - Barrhaven
3500 Cambrian Drive