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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.

 

Fall 2019 Dates:

Classes will be held Saturdays Sept. 14 – Nov. 9

Fall Registration Dates:

AggieFit Members: Monday, August 26 at 7:00am.

Non AggieFit Members: Tuesday, August 27 at 7:00am.

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.

 

Spring 2020 Dates:

Classes will be held Saturdays Feb. 8 – April. 25

(Classes will not be held March 21, March 28, April 11)

Spring Registration Dates:

AggieFit Members: Monday, January 27 at 7:00am.

Non AggieFit Members: Tuesday, January 28 at 7:00am.

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.


Fall/Spring Schedule: 

Time Class Cost
1-1:30 p.m. Level 1 and 2 $95.00
1-1:45 p.m. Level 3 and 4 $115.00
1:45-2:15 p.m. Level 1 and 2 $95.00
2-2:45 p.m. Level 3 and 4 $115.00
2:30-3 p.m. Level 1 and 2 $95.00

 

Summer Dates:

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

Session 1: May 26 – June 11

Session 2: June 15 – July 1

Session 3: July 6 – July 22

(No classes on May 25, July 2, July 23)

 

Registration Dates:

AggieFit Members: Monday, March 30 at 7:00am.

Non AggieFit Members: Tuesday, March 31 at 7:00am.

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 2020 Morning Schedule: 

Time Class Cost
9-9:30 a.m. Level 1 and 2 $115.00
9-9:45 a.m. Level 3 and 4 $135.00
9:45-10:15 a.m. Level 1 and 2 $115.00
9:45-10:30 a.m. Level 3 and 4 $135.00
10:30-11:15 a.m. Level 3 and 4 $135.00
10:45-11:15 a.m. Level 1 and 2 $115.00

Summer 2020 Afternoon Schedule: 

Time Class Cost
3-3:30 p.m. Level 1 and 2 $115.00
3-3:45 p.m. Level 3 and 4 $135.00
3:45-4:15 p.m. Level 1 and 2 $115.00
3:45-4:30 p.m. Level 3 and 4 $135.00
4:30-5 p.m. Level 1 and 2 $115.00

 


Individual Instruction

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

Rates:

  • 1 person 30 minutes $45.00
  • 1 person 60 minutes $65.00
  • 2 person 30 minutes $55.00
  • 2 person 60 minutes $85.00

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