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City of East Grand Rapids
750 Lakeside Drive SE
East Grand Rapids, MI 49506
Ph: 616-949-2110
Fx: 616-940-4884
Class Information

Parent Child  (Ages 0 - 3)
Parents and their child, work together with an instructor to learn basic water safety and swimming skills.  Songs and games are also used to create an enjoyable water adjustment.  This class is a great way to meet other children and parents in a fun atmosphere!
Location: Wealthy Pool @ Wealthy School
Min. 6/Max. 10


Beginner Level 1 (Ages 2.5 - 6)
This is a swimmer's first class without a parent in the water.  This class will help swimmers gain greater independence in their skills and develop more comfort in and around water.  Skills include: open eyes under water and retrieve submerged objects and front and back floats and glides.

Location: Wealthy Pool @ Wealthy School
Min. 4/Max. 4
 



Advanced Level 1(Ages 3 - 6)
This level helps swimmers begin to gain basic swimming skills including jumping in, front and combined arm and leg action on front and back. Swimmers will being work on recovering to a verticle position, alternating and simultaneous leg actions on front and back.

Location: Wealthy Pool @ Wealthy School
Min. 4/Max. 4
 

Advanced Level 1 - Older (Ages 6 - 10)
Class is designed for older students who are new to swimming.  This level helps swimmers begin to gain basic swimming skills including jumping in, front and combined arm and leg action on front and back. Swimmers will begin work on recovering to a vertical position, alternating and simultaneous leg actions on front and back.

Location: Wealthy Pool @ Wealthy School
Min. 4/Max. 4
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Swim-Level 2 (Ages 5 +)
Swimmers will focus on the following skills: fully submerge and hold breath, rolling from front to back  and back to front.  Swimmers will continue working on building confidence with front and back crawl  and begin work on endurance skills.

Location:    Wealthy Pool @ Wealthy School

Min. 5/Max. 5


Swim-Level 3 (Ages 5 +)
Level 3 encourages stroke development through additional guided practice in deeper water. New techniques and strokes are learned while building endurance of fundamental and new skills.  Skills include: rotary breathing, stream line, and flutter and dolphin kicks.

Location:    Wealthy Pool

Min. 5/Max. 5

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Swim-Level 4 (Ages 5 +)
Stroke Improvement builds confidence and endurance in the water. Skills include: Bi-lateral breathing, Breaststroke and introduction to Butterfly. Students will continue work on Freestyle, Backstroke and Breaststroke.

Location:    Wealthy Pool

Min. 5/Max. 5

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Swim-Level 5/6 (Ages 5 +)
Stroke Refinement provides further coordination and added technique to strokes. Skills include: submerge completely and front and back crawl, elementary backstroke, breaststroke, sidestroke, butterfly, and flip turns.

Location:    High School Pool @ EGR High School
Min. 5/Max. 5

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Betsy Granstra
Aquatics Supervisor
Email

750 Lakeside Drive SE
East Grand Rapids MI 49506

Ph: 616-949-1750
Fx: 616-831-6144

After Office Hours Number
616-940-4800 ext. 602

Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.