Sharks Swimming Classes for Kids

Sharks is the fifth stage in the 400 Gold program
Max 5 pupils per class / Duration 30 minutes

Once your child reaches the Sharks level of our 400 Gold program, they are able to put the full stroke together for freestyle and backstroke and are starting to swim these strokes with confidence.

What Happens in a Sharks Lesson?

Our Sharks swimming lessons build upon swimmers' existing abilities in backstroke and freestyle to develop more sophisticated skills in both. An important skill introduced in this level is chain swimming. Chain swimming helps swimmers to build stamina, enabling them to swim greater distances. Survival backstroke is also introduced in the Sharks class.

What Skills Will Swimmers Learn?

  • Introduction to deep water
  • Enhance freestyle and backstroke
  • Introduce survival backstroke kick
  • Working on breathing techniques and stamina

What Merit Awards Will Swimmers Receive?

  • 15m freestyle with board

What Happens When a Swimmer Graduates Sharks?

Once your child has completed our Sharks level, they will be starting to display a competent technique in freestyle and backstroke and will  be ready to progress to our 100 Bronze.

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