Swimming's Cool: Summer 2016
2016 Program Information will be online in February.
Get Ready for summer and have fun in the pool!
Our quality swimming instruction is geared toward individual needs and is designed to increase the student's comfort level in the water.
The Swimming's Cool program is designed to help children learn to be safe in the water by teaching basic aquatic skills. Our quality swimming instruction is geared toward individual needs and is designed to increase the student's comfort level in the water. Instructors emphasize the development of swimming skills and an awareness of water and pool safety. Swimming's Cool runs in two sessions of eight lessons each
- Two sessions (each session lasts two-weeks) for a total of eight 45-minute lessons
- Low student-instructor ratio
- Quality, experienced instructors who love working with kids
- Lessons occur in state of the art Aquatic Center, home of the UVA Varsity Swim & Dive teams
- T-shirt included with registration!
- Juice boxes provided
Not sure which class is right for your child? Check out our Youth Swim Skill/Placement Guide.
What Parents are saying about Swimming's Cool!
"Sarah was great. She is always open to questions; which is great!"
"Justin was wonderful with the children. The BEST instructor we've ever had! Thank you!"
"Pearl and Caroline were so warm and supportive and great at demonstrating. Kids really seemed to pick up motions."
"Catharine has done WONDERFUL things with my daughter this session! She has managed the class well and has been very personable and encouraging!"
"Sarah has taught my son twice and I love her enthusiasm and excitement when interacting with the kids (and parents too). She is a super star!"
"My son learned a lot this year. Thanks!"
Youth Recreation Membership
Enjoy priority member registration opportunities and discount pricing. Youth Membership also allows facility access to the youth member during all Family Recreation and Family Swim hours at the Aquatic & Fitness Center and North Grounds Recreation Center pools when accompanied by an adult member. For more information about Youth Membership, contact the Business Office at (434) 924-3791.
Join our team of fun, experienced instructors made up of UVA and surrounding college students, University staff and Charlottesville community members. We provide paid inservice training and offer the opportunity to work with children who are excited to learn. Apply online!
University of Virginia, Intramural-Recreational Sports
Aquatic & Fitness Center
450 Whitehead Rd., P.O. Box 400317
Charlottesville, VA 22904
PH: 434-924-3791 • FAX: 434-924-3858 • Email