Swim Instruction

NMSU Rec Sports offers swim instruction in various learning settings for participants of all ages and abilities. Our certified swim instructors provide customized instruction to best fit the needs of swimmers in a friendly and safe environment. Come swim with us!

Swim School

A community-based instructional program primarily developed for teaching swimming to children beginning at the age of 3. NMSU Swim School is a local partner of Make a Splash. For more information on Make a Splash, please visit:

www.usaswimmingfoundation.org/makeasplash

Level 1: Water Awareness

A water introductory class where swimmers will gain confidence in the water by developing skills that promote independent swimming.

  • Prerequisites: None

Level 2: Stroke Development

Swimmers will continue swimming independently while learning the basic mechanics of the freestyle and backstroke.

  • Prerequisites: Swimmers must be able to swim five yards independently and without assistance.

Level 3: Stroke Proficiency 

Swimmers will refine freestyle and backstroke technique, and learn the basic mechanics of the breaststroke.

  • Prerequisites: Swimmers must be able to swim freestyle and backstroke independently for 20 yards.

Level 4: Stroke Refinement and Performance

Swimmers will build endurance, learn the butterfly, and continue refining stroke technique.

  • Prerequisites: Swimmers must be able to dive, swim 25 yards of freestyle, breaststroke and backstroke, and tread water for 30 seconds.

 

Summer Dates:

Classes will be held Monday – Thursday on the following dates:

Session 1: May 30 – June 15

Session 2: June 19 – July 6

Session 3: July 10 – July 26

(No class on May 29, July 4, July 27)

 

Registration Dates:

AggieFit Members: March 29, 2017 at 7:00am.

Non AggieFit Members: March 30, 2017 at 6:00am.

Registration will be conducted in room 101 of the Activity Center.

AggieFit members receive 10 percent off Swim School cost. Discount can only be applied during registration process.

 


Summer 2017 Morning Schedule: 

Time Class Cost
9-9:30 a.m. Level 1 and 2 $90.00
9-9:45 a.m. Level 3 and 4 $110.00
9:45-10:15 a.m. Level 1 and 2 $90.00
9:45-10:30 a.m. Level 3 and 4 $110.00
10:30-11:15 a.m. Level 3 and 4 $110.00
10:45-11:15 a.m. Level 1 and 2 $90.00

Summer 2017 Afternoon Schedule: 

Time Class Cost
3-3:30 p.m. Level 1 and 2 $90.00
3-3:45 p.m. Level 3 and 4 $110.00
3:45-4:15 p.m. Level 1 and 2 $90.00
3:45-4:30 p.m. Level 3 and 4 $110.00
4:30-5 p.m. Level 1 and 2 $90.00

 


Individual Instruction

Customized swimming instruction for children and adults of all ages, scheduled at your convenience.

Rates:

  • 1 person 30 minutes $30.00 +tax
  • 1 person 60 minutes $50.00+tax
  • 2 person 30 minutes $40.00+tax
  • 2 person 60 minutes $70.00+tax

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