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Swimming Class - Level 2

Monday, January 26, 2015 @ 6:40 PM (CST) - Monday, March 2, 2015 @ 7:20 PM (CST)
Mercer Park Aquatic Center/ Scanlon Gymnasium 2701 Bradford Drive Iowa CityIA  52240
Monday, January 26, 2015 @ 6:40 PM (CST) - Monday, March 2, 2015 @ 7:20 PM (CST)
Mercer Park Aquatic Center/ Scanlon Gymnasium 2701 Bradford Drive Iowa CityIA  52240

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Description

Level II- Red Cross: Fundamental Aquatic Skills
Class will focus on:
- Hold Breath and submerge entire head (5 seconds)
- Bob at least 5 times, submerging head and exhaling
- Open eyes under water, retrieve submerged object in shallow water (3 times)
- Front float with face in water, with recovery, unsupported (5 seconds)
- Back float with recovery, unsupported (5 seconds)
- Front and back glide, unsupported (2 body lengths)
- Roll over from front to back and back to front (unsupported)
- Tread water in chest deep water, using arms and legs (unsupported)
- Combined stroke on front and back, using kick and alternating arm action
- Swim on side with leg action (supported)
- Finning and sculling arm actions on back (10 feet)
- Jelly fish float (float face down) unsupported
- General personal safety: using a life jacket, moving in water wearing a life jacket, recognizing a swimmer in distress, getting help

Activity

Level 2 #3194

Price

Resident: $24.00
Non-resident: $29.00

Type

Activities

Meeting dates

From January 26, 2015 to March 2, 2015
Each Monday from 6:40pm to 7:20pm

Meeting time

6:40pm to 7:20pm

Department

Aquatics

Activity Primary Category

Aquatics

Activity Secondary Category

Swim Lessons-- Group

Registration dates

Standard registration opens: Dec 10, 2014 8:00 AM
Internet registration opens: Dec 10, 2014 12:01 AM

Status

Full. Waiting List registration is open. One person on waiting list.

Ages

At least 4y 11m but less than 99

Gender

Coed

Location

Mercer Park Aquatic Center

Supervisor

Matthew Eckhardt

Season

2015 Winter/Spring - Aquatics

Term

--

Organizer Info

  • Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department

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