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Jun, 2021

Registration for swimming lessons begins Tuesday, June 1

Registration for youth and adult swimming lessons will begin on Tuesday, June 1 at 8 a.m. You will be able to sign up online or in person at the Information Desk at the Coach Howell Center. Please know the swimming level of your children before signing them up. We have re-defined the descriptions of the swimming lessons, and they can be read below. 

The limit for each class is 20, and we are asking parents to only sign up for one session in order for us to accommodate as many in the community as possible. Sessions are as follow: June 7-11, June 14-18, July 12-16 and July 19-23 for youth. Adult lessons are June 21-25 and July 26-30. The times to sign up for are 10-10:45 a.m. and 6-6:45 p.m. Once you make your selection, you will attend your class at that time for the entire week. 

 

Summer 2021 Swim Lesson Descriptions

Intro to Swim Basics-  Ages 4-12

Participants will learn personal water safety and basic swimming competency by learning water safety skills.  Water Acclimation works on becoming comfortable underwater. Introduction of basic rescue skills and basic swim strokes with assistance from instructors. Water movement will encourage forward movement in the water as well as continuing to build on self-rescue independently. Freestyle and breast stroke will be introduced. Water Stamina will focus on perfecting freestyle and backstroke with review of self-rescue skills.

Intermediate Swim Strokes-   Ages 6-12

Participants will have mastered the fundamentals taught in the Intro to Swim Basics class. Focus in this class will be stroke development in breaststroke, butterfly, and review of freestyle and backstroke.

Advanced Swimmers-   Ages 6-12

Participants in this class should be proficient in all 4 of the basic swim strokes and interested in eventually swimming competitively but not quite ready to commit. They will also be eligible to participate in our Recreational Swim Meet as well as be eligible to play Water Polo.

Adults —  18 and older

Adult participants of any skill level wanting to learn to swim are eligible to sign up for this class.

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Oxford Park Commission

396 Price Street 
Oxford, Mississippi 38655

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 662-232-2379

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Oxford Park Commission

396 Price Street 
Oxford, Mississippi 38655

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 662-232-2379

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