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New Summer Swim Camp at Westhill Pool

*NEW*

Join us for a week-long summer swim camp at Westhill Pool. Max 12 children with 4 instructors, register today!

DATES: August 6-10
TIME: 9:00AM-1:00PM
LEVEL: Age 7-13, Level 3 and above only (must be able to swim for long periods of time). For a description of levels please click here.
FEE: $200/Child

CAMP OVERVIEW
*Times may vary each day*
  • 9:00am-9:20am: Check in, Change and Stretch
    • Students will check in at the table, change into swim attire (no outside clothes in pool) and join our group warm up stretch before we start swimming.
  • 9:20am-10:30am: Group Lesson
    • Each day we will focus on a new stroke, beginning with the fundamentals: kicking, breathing, streamline and placement as well as an introduction to diving.
    • Strokes to be covered: Front crawl/Freestyle, Backstroke, Elementary Backstroke, Breaststroke, Introduction to Butterfly.
  • 10:40am-11:30am: Game Time!
    • This course will include interactive aquatic games that will incorporate skills taught during lessons, while students have fun with their classmates including but not limited to: treading contests, swimming around the world, tee shirt relays, noodle races, diving and retrieving, sharks and minnows 
  • 11:40am-12:10pm: Snack Time/Cool Down
    • Students will need to pack a snack each day for snack time.
  • 12:15pm-12:45pm: Lesson Review and Diving Board Fun!
    • During this time the students will review the strokes covered during the previous lesson in and out of the water. 
    • We will introduce the diving board to students in a safe and optional manner. Students will be encouraged to jump off the 1 meter board but not forced. Introduction to pool side diving will be covered as well.
  • 12:45pm-1:00pm: Dry Off and Pickup
    • Students will have full access to our locker rooms to dry off and change just in time for camp pick up!

Stamford Recreation Services Division

888 Washington Blvd, 1st Floor
Stamford, CT 06901

Ph: (203) 977-5214

Fax: (203) 977-5504

Office Hours:
8:30 am - 4:30pm
Monday - Friday