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Top Swim Classes In Las Vegas

April 26, 2013 6:00 AM

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Swim classes have been a rite of passage for children since the first child was introduced to water. Some children and adults are afraid to learn and fight the water, while others seem born to float. Whichever age, stage or ability you possess, there is a class for you at one of the excellent community and private pools in Las Vegas. Here, you can find private instruction, group lessons or competitive classes to fulfill your needs. After all, there’s nothing quite like swimming in the desert.

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Whitney Ranch Indoor Pool 
1575 Galleria Drive
Henderson, NV 89401
(702) 267-5870
http://www.cityofhenderson.com

From parent-and-me to preschool and advanced lessons, including private instruction, you can find a variety of programs at this family-friendly pool. Birthday parties may also be arranged, and once summer arrives, you have the additional enjoyment of the beautiful outdoor pool in which your children can splash and learn.

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SafeSplash Swim School
Henderson 24 Hour Fitness
Wigwam Agassi Sport
2556 Wigwam Parkway
Henderson, NV 89074
(702) 751-5437
www.safesplash.com

SafeSplash Swim School offers weekly 30-minute lessons. Classes are ongoing and tuition is billed monthly as long as your child continues to participate. There is no long-term commitment or re-registration necessary. Programs are offered for children ages three and up, with low four-to-one ratios in group classes for wee ones. If you desire, competitive swim lessons are available. You also have the opportunity to select semi-private or private lessons. Special needs classes are also conducted with trained experienced instructors. Whether you are an adult or child, special needs or competitive swimmer, SafeSplash offers you the program you need.

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3LVSALas Vegas Swim Academy
6017 Fawn Ave.
Las Vegas, NV 89017
(702) 360- 2255
www.lvswimacademy.com

Las Vegas Swim Academy specializes in individualized private and semi-private lessons to accommodate each student. It utilizes professional, patient instructors and offers a warm, inviting environment with pool temperatures of 90 to 92 degrees in which to learn. Pool depths are from six inches to four feet, offering all folks with different levels of ability comfort and secure. Instruction is available for children between six months to adult. Love and respect for water is taught as part of the lesson. This is the only Life Member of the United States Swim School Association and the oldest swim school in Nevada. Private lessons for children 18 months and up, with one-on-one instruction, last 20 minutes. Semi-private lessons consist of two students and one instructor, with students ages three and up to be matched in age and ability (this class is preferably for students who know each other). Baby and me classes for adults and children are also offered, as well as group swim lessons. Children not yet potty trained must wear swim diapers. Looking to hold a birthday party or other event? Plan your party today at LV Swim Academy.

 

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Water Wings Swim School
4965 S. Fort Apache Road
Las Vegas, NV 89148
(702) 227-7946
www.waterwingsswimschool.com

Water Wings Swim School offers lessons for all ages and abilities. This includes group lessons and individual instruction for little swimmers, children and adults. Do you want to plan a swim party? Water Wings can handle that for you too, with pool rental available. There are several locations throughout the Valley for your convenience.

 

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Las Vegas YMCA
SkyView YMCA
3050 E. Centennial Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89081
(702) 522-7500

www.lasvegasymca.org

The YMCA is known for its variety of quality programming, including swim lessons for all ages. Whether you are a little one whose parents want the security of knowing they can float and swim, or you are an adult who is determined to finally learn how to swim, the Y has the right program for you. Sessions are offered by the season, with a variety of locations for your convenience.

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Sharon Damon is a preschool specialist, avid reader, passionate writer and creative baker/ cook. She has been a cooking instructor at a local Rec Center in Henderson, NV since 2011, and has written for Examiner and other publications since 2010. She knows her way around the keyboard and the kitchen! Sharon moved from a small city in Canada to Las Vegas 6 years ago, to marry the love of her life, and has since been swept up in the whirlwind known as Sin City. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.

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