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RFC Tiger Sharks Swim Program

 

The RFC offers swimming lessons at various points in the year, under the RFC Tiger Sharks program.

Journey of the Shark:

Baby Sharks          6m-2yr              Water Discovery                6 Practices $39 

Shark Pups            2-4yr                 Water Exploration             6 Practices $39
Level 1                    4+                      Water Acclimation            6 Practices $69

Level 2                    4+                      Water Movement              6 Practices $69

Level 3                    5+                      Water Stamina                 6 Practices $69

Tiger Sharks          5-13+                Swim Team                       M-Th 6-7pm $59/month

RFC Members receive $10 off every registration!!

To register contact Brittany at 
320-589-7011 Reed0942@morris.umn.edu

Description of Levels:

 

Baby Sharks     6m-2yr 
Water Discovery      30 Minutes 


It’s never too early to introduce your child to the water!  Baby Sharks introduces infants and toddlers to the aquatic environment through fun and guided play.  A parent** must be in the water with their child.  

Shark Pups    2-4yr
Water Exploration     30 Minutes 


Shark Pups will get confident blowing bubbles and begin floating with support. Swimmer will become comfortable in the water without a parent.  Gentle introduction to the water.  A parent** must be in the water on the first day.


Level 1  4+         1:5 Coach to Swimmer Ratio
Water Acclimation     45 Minutes   


No previous aquatic experience necessary.  Focus on getting comfortable around water and submerging underwater. Introduction to front/back glides, front/back floats and starting to combine arm and leg action on front/back. All floating and swimming techniques can be completed with support. 

Level 2   4+        1:5 Coach to Swimmer Ratio
Water Movement     45 Minutes


Encourages forward movement in water.  Focus on body position, control and directional change.  Will become confident retrieving an object underwater.  All introductory floating and swimming techniques are completed without support.  

Level 3  5+        1:5 Coach to Swimmer Ratio
Water Stamina     45 Minutes


Introduction to front crawl, back crawl, elementary backstroke, treading and diving. Swimmers will learn how to swim safely longer distances with an introduction to rhythmic breathing. Introduction to kneeling and standing dives.   


Tiger Sharks     5-13+
Developmental: Building skill and endurance in front crawl, back crawl, elementary backstroke, treading, diving and intro to breaststroke and sidestroke. Swimmers will gain confidence and improve their strokes. 

Advance: Distance swimming in all strokes.  Swimmers will learn to swim with ease and efficiency. 

Tiger Sharks is a friendly, fun team environment working on swim skills and mastering major strokes. Build character and confidence.  We are offering a year round program to keep swimming endurance up and perfect strokes.  Offering both developmental and advanced levels.  Great exercise to add to any other sport.  

Offered Monday through Thursday from 6-7pm.  We offer 4 days of practice, encouraging you to make 1-2 a week. 

Come give Tiger Sharks a try! Your first team practice is free!

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Parents**: while your shark is in the water you can catch up on emails with free WIFI in the lobby, relax with a podcast or take a walk around the track.

 

**RFC defines parent broadly to include all adults with primary responsibility for raising children.

See below for current schedule
Tiger Sharks Schedule:

Fall Session:
  • Tuesdays Sept. 20-Oct. 25

  • Thursdays Sept. 22-Oct.27

 

See times for each group below:

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To register, contact Brittany at 320-589-7011 or Reed 0942@morris.umn.edu

Questions? Reach out to Brittany or stop in to the RFC!

Check back for upcoming Winter sessions!