AQUATICS

 

REGISTRATION WEEKS

REMEMBER - Before a child can register for the next class session, he/she must attend the last class of the current session to find out if they pass on to the next level or if they need to repeat the current level. When this is determined, then he/she can register for the next session.


WINTER
Week of December 9 for FREMONT FAMILY YMCA members who participated in the fall II session or were on a wait list
Week of December 16 for FREMONT FAMILY YMCA members who did not participate in the fall II session
Week of December 23 for non-members

SPRING
Week of February 24 for FREMONT FAMILY YMCA members who participated in the winter session or were on a wait list
Week of March 3 for FREMONT FAMILY YMCA members who did not participate in the winter session
Week of March 10 for non-members

SESSION DATES
Winter - January 20-March 1, 2014
Spring - March 24-May 3, 2014

 

PROGRESSIVE SWIM LESSONS

Only Shrimp and Perch classes are parent-accompanied; one parent per child

SHRIMP
A) Saturday ....................................9:930 a.m.

PERCH (18 months to age 3)
A) Monday  ................................... 10:30-11 a.m.
B) Monday  .................................. 5:35-6:05 p.m.
C) Thursday  ................................ 6:15-6:50 p.m.
D) Saturday  ............................... 9:40-10:10 a.m.

RAY (must be at least age 4)
A) Monday  .................................... 11-11:35 a.m.
B) Monday  ................................... 5:35-6:10 p.m.
C) Tuesday  .................................. 4:30-5:05 p.m.
D) Tuesday  .................................. 5:40-6:15 p.m.
E) Thursday  ................................. 4:30-5:05 p.m.
F) Thursday  ................................. 5:05-5:40 p.m.
G) Saturday  .............................. 10:20-10:55 a.m.

STARFISH (must be age 4 first day of class)
A) Tuesday  ................................... 11-11:35 a.m.
B) Tuesday  .................................. 5:05-5:40 p.m.
C) Tuesday  .................................. 6:15-6:50 p.m.
D) Thursday  ................................. 5:40-6:15 p.m.
E) Thursday  ................................. 6:15-6:50 p.m.
F) Saturday  ....................... 11:40 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

POLLIWOG (must be age 6 first day of class)
A) Tuesday  .................................. 5:40-6:15 p.m.
B) Tuesday  .................................. 6:15-6:50 p.m.
C) Thursday  ................................. 5:40-6:15 p.m.
D) Thursday  ................................. 6:50-7:25 p.m.
E) Saturday  ...................................... 9-9:35 a.m.
F) Saturday  ................................... 11-11:35 a.m.

GUPPY (mastered Polliwog skills)
A) Tuesday  .................................. 4:30-5:05 p.m.
B) Tuesday  .................................. 5:05-5:40 p.m.
C) Thursday  ................................. 4:30-5:05 p.m.
D) Thursday  ................................. 6:50-7:25 p.m.
E) Saturday  ................................... 11-11:35 a.m.

MINNOW (mastered Guppy skills)
A) Tuesday  .................................. 5:40-6:15 p.m.
B) Thursday  ................................. 4:30-5:05 p.m.
C) Saturday  ................................ 9:40-10:15 a.m.

FISH (mastered Minnow skills)
A) Tuesday  .................................. 4:30-5:05 p.m.
B) Thursday  ................................. 5:05-5:40 p.m.
C) Saturday  ................................ 9:40-10:15 a.m.

FLYING FISH/SHARK (mastered Fish skills)
A) Tuesday  .................................. 5:05-5:40 p.m.
B) Thursday  ................................. 5:40-6:15 p.m.
C) Saturday  .............................. 10:20-10:55 a.m.

COST
FFY members  ................................................ FREE
Non-members  ............................... $28/35 min. class
                                                    $24/30 min. class
Private lessons  ....................... $10/30 min. 1 student
(You must be a FREMONT FAMILY member.)

 

SWIM TEAM

Begins Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Registration deadline - Friday, September 27, 2013

Ages - Kindergarten through high school (you must be a FREMONT FAMILY YMCA member to participate)

Cost - $200 for the 1st child; $175 for second child plus membership fees

Questions - Claire Partridge, aquatics director, 402-721-6952

 

POOL SCHEDULES

OPEN SWIM TIMES*


(hours effective August 12, 2013-May 27, 2014)


DAYS

Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 4-5:30 p.m.
Saturday - 12:30-3:30 p.m.
Sunday - 1:30-3:30 p.m.
(Sunday open swim begins Sep. 8)


EVENING
Monday-Friday - 7:30-8:30 p.m.


FAMILY SWIM
Friday - 6:30-7:30 p.m.
*times are subject to change without notice

OPEN LAP SWIMMING

The lap pool is available for adults only (18 and older) most operating hours.  The lap pool will be used for swim team practices throughout the summer.  When those hours have been established, they will be posted at the YMCA.

INSTRUCTIONAL POOL

The instructional pool is available for water and walking and other activities.  However, during swim lessons and water aerobic classes, the pool is open to class participants only.  No one under the age of 18 is allowed in the instructional pool with out a FREMONT FAMILY YMCA lifeguard on duty.

WHIRLPOOL

Located in the pool area, this co-ed facility is the best way to relax after a hard workout.  Adults only (18 and older).

POOL RULES

* Noodles, kickboards, pull buoys and water weights are for water fitness classes and swimming lessons only.  They are not to be used during open swim.

* In order for a youth to swim in the deep end or use the diving board outside of swimming lessons, he/she must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted.

* No flips or back dives off of the diving board or pool deck.

* Youth 7 years old and younger must have an adult (18 and older) in the pool with them. 

BIRTHDAY POOL PARTIES

Pool parties can be scheduled during regular open swim times.  Private pool parties can also be scheduled, but you must allow at least two weeks notice so lifeguards can be scheduled.  Please make reservations at the Fremont Family YMCA font desk.  For prices and availability, please contact Claire Partridge at the YMCA, 402-721-6952.


For more information on the above programs, please call 402-721-6952 and ask for Program Director, Claire Partridge.