YMCA Camp Hi-Rock Snappers Swim Team -- Age: 5 to 18
The Snappers Swim Team is a growing team of young athletes ages 5 to 18. Practice groups based on experience, ability level, and commitment create a comfortable learning and training environment for swimmers of all levels from novice to elite. Each group has specific practice times and swimmers must attend the minimum requirement of practices for their respective group If you are interested in our community swim team, call Head Coach Jill Svirida at 413-528-7775. The 2013 Summer Season begins April 29th.
SwimAmerica Swim Lessons
- Bottoms/Up Pool Platform: All children’s lessons are conducted on the patented Bottoms/Up Pool Platform. These tools facilitate learning and create a comfortable, safe environment for swimmers. We are the only facility in the Northeast to use these platforms.
- Wetsuit Vests: Available to all children involved with any swim lessons. Designed to fit children from seven months to seven years, these vests are very effective in keeping the young swimmer’s core warm.
- Open Swim: Swim lesson participants may use the pool for open swim during all regular pool hours. An adult must supervise participants at all times and are invited to swim with his or her child. This offer is available only while a child is actively enrolled in classes.
Daily Fee: Adults $10, Children $5, Families $20
- Family Discount: To help families of multiple children with the expense of these most important safety classes, we have instituted the following discounts when children are registered at the same time.
1st child - full price, 2nd child - 5% discount, 3rd child - 10% discount, etc.
School-Age Lessons -- Age: 5 and up
This program is goal-driven and technique-oriented, with emphasis on good swimming form. With personal attention helping the most reluctant swimmer feel comfortable, our 10 teaching stations will take your child from bubbles to butterfly. Families enjoy multilevel instruction on a walk-in basis. Eight half-hour classes.
Stations 1–5: Wednesdays, 4:00 & 4:30 p.m., Begins 2/6, Ends 6/5, No classes 2/20, 4/3 & 5/15, Saturdays, 11:05 & 11:45 a.m. Begins 2/9, Ends 6/8,No classes 2/23, 4/6 & 5/18
Stroke School (Stations 6-10): Wednesdays, 5:15 p.m. Begins 2/6, Ends 6/5, No classes 2/20, 4/3 & 5/15 Saturdays, 10:20 a.m. Begins 2/9, Ends 6/8, No classes 2/23, 4/6 & 5/18
Registration Fee: 8 classes: Members $70, Nonmembers $86. 4 class packs available. *BE AWARE – You must complete the classes by June 8. Classes do not carry to the next session.
Private Swim Lessons -- Age: 3 and up
For people who would like to utilize our expert instructional staff on an individual basis, private lessons can be arranged through Bill Meier at 413-528-7776.
Private Lesson Fees: Members: $30 per half-hour; Non-members: $40 per half-hour
Discounted package rates available!