Aquatics

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The YMCA has long been America’s favorite swimming instructor. Whether just learning how to swim, improving strokes, or taking water exercise classes, members are in safe hands with our certified swimming instructors and lifeguards.

The aquatics programs at the Y are about more than just the techniques and skills; they are about building friendships, developing self-esteem, and creating positive experiences that will last a lifetime.

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***NOTICE: THE BHP BILLITON YMCA FAMILY POOL IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED FOR ENHANCEMENTS AS OF END OF DAY DECEMBER 10TH FOR APPROXIMATELY 2 WEEKS *** 

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Learn To Swim

Swimming is a life skill that allows you to safely enjoy the pleasures of an aquatic environment. Private & Group Swim Lessons for children beginning at 6 months old.

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Swim Lesson Finder

Answer the questions below to find the swim lesson that fits.

Group Exercise Classes In The Pool

Water Aerobics, Aqua Dance, Paddle Board Yoga, Core On The Board

See Group Exercise Schedule

Youth Swim Team (6-18yrs)

Red River Aquatic Club of the YMCA of Northwest Louisiana is a Competitive, USA Swimming registered, age group swim team. is a Competitive, USA Swimming registered, age group swim team. We are now evaluating youth swimmers to join the swim team. Coaches must evaluate potential team members. Visit the swim team website for more information and recent news: www.RedRiverAquaticClub.com

U.S. Masters Swim Team (18yrs +)

Swim team for individuals over the age of 18 who are looking to improve their swim fitness. All practices have a coach on deck and workouts incorporate drills and work sets to develop and refine your swimming skills and endurance. We strive to give each swimmer a workout catered to their particular ability level.

Masters Team Workouts: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays – 5:30am, Mondays & Wednesdays – Noon, Tuesdays & Thursdays – 6:00am & 6:30pm, Saturdays 7:00am ***50-METER POOL TEMPORARY POOL CLOSURE INFORMATION***

Must register in person at the Y. Must be a Y member. Additional cost is $10 per month and you must have a U.S. Masters Swimming Membership – Register Here for U.S. Masters Swimming Membership

Red River Masters – 2018 Winter Invitational Results


For More Information About Aquatic Facilities & Programs:

Ryan Watson, Programs Director
318-674-9635 | RWatson@ymcanwla.org

Programs

Swim Team 2018 - 2019

Level IV

Swim Team

Program Dates: Sep 4 2018 - Jul 31 2019

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Non-Member: $100.00

Not available for online registration. Please visit the BHP Billiton YMCA for registration information.

Pre-Competitive Swim Team

Winter 2018

Swim Team

Ages: 6- 13

Program Dates: Nov 27 2018 - Feb 7 2019

Introductory program to prepare swimmers for the Red River Aquatic Club - Competitive Swim Team

Online Registration: Oct 30 2018 - Nov 27 2018

In-House Registration: Oct 30 2018 - Dec 31 2018

Contact: John Janszen at johnj@ymcanwla.org

Member: $150.00

Non-Member: $200.00

Online registration has ended, but in-house registration is still available. Visit the BHP Billiton YMCA for registration information.

Lifeguard Certification Course

Lifeguard Certification Course

Swim

Program Dates: Dec 14 2018 - Dec 16 2018

5:30 pm- 7:00 pm Friday; 8:00 am- 5:00 pm Saturday; 1:00 pm- 5:00 pm Sunday

In-House Registration: Nov 7 2018 - Dec 15 2018

Contact: Ryan Watson at RWatson@ymcanwla.org

Non-Member: $225.00

Not available for online registration. Please visit the BHP Billiton YMCA for registration information.

STAGE 3 - WATER STAMINA (3 - 12 Years)

01 Monday / Wednesday 6:00 – 6:30 PM (3 – 12 Years)

Swim, Swim Lessons

Program Dates: Jan 7 2019 - Jan 30 2019

Stage 3: Water Stamina is available for ages 3 - 12 years. Please see our Swim Lessons Selector, located at http://ymcanwla.org/programs/aquatics/ to determine what stage your child should be in.

Online Registration: Nov 20 2018 - Jan 3 2019

In-House Registration: Nov 14 2018 - Jan 3 2019

Contact: Ryan Watson at ryanw@ymcanwla.org

Member: $80.00

Non-Member: $100.00

Register

STAGE 4 - STROKE INTRODUCTION (3 - 12 Years)

01 Monday / Wednesday 4:40 – 5:10 PM (3 – 12 Years)

Swim, Swim Lessons

Program Dates: Jan 7 2019 - Jan 30 2019

Stage 4: Stroke Introduction is available for ages 3 - 12 years. Please see our Swim Lessons Selector, located at http://ymcanwla.org/programs/aquatics/ to determine what stage your child should be in.

Online Registration: Nov 20 2018 - Jan 3 2019

In-House Registration: Nov 14 2018 - Jan 3 2019

Contact: Ryan Watson at ryanw@ymcanwla.org

Member: $80.00

Non-Member: $100.00

Register

STAGE 5 - STROKE DEVELOPMENT (3 - 12 Years)

01 Monday / Wednesday 6:00 – 6:30 PM (3 – 12 Years)

Swim, Swim Lessons

Program Dates: Jan 7 2019 - Jan 30 2019

Stage 5: Stroke Development is available for ages 3 - 12 years. Please see our Swim Lessons Selector, located at http://ymcanwla.org/programs/aquatics/ to determine what stage your child should be in.

Online Registration: Nov 20 2018 - Jan 3 2019

In-House Registration: Nov 14 2018 - Jan 3 2019

Contact: Ryan Watson at ryanw@ymcanwla.org

Member: $80.00

Non-Member: $100.00

Register

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