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Swimming

 

 

Youth TRIATHLON Swim

Kids, get a head start on your triathlon, swim team or synchronized swim training this winter. This class is ideal for kids who have busy schedules and are unable to commit to year-round swimming. The focus of the class is to build endurance in the pool, improve technique for distance swimming and learn basics of swimming in a triathlon.

 

Age

8-18

Location

Recreation Park, Sierra Pool

INSTRUCTOR

Robin Soares

fee

$30 | $25 Resident Discount

note

If not already on Robalos/other swim team or Mermaids, will have to do a swim test for proficiency

 

ACTIVITY #

SESSION

DAY

TIME

1070 W1 2/4-3/31 Tue 6-7am

 

 

 

Masters swimming

Masters swimming is for adults to receive instruction on their strokes, get a coached workout and start the day swimming. Information on Open Water Swims around Northern California will be available. This is a great workout for individuals participating in Triathlon events. Masters meets three mornings a week.

 

Age

18+

Location

Recreation Park, Sierra Pool

instructor

Ralph Kendricks

Fee

$80 | $70 Resident Discount

$49 | $56 Resident Discount for 7-card punch pass (available at Customer Service Office only)

 

Activity #

Session

Days

Time

1080 W1 2/3-2/28 (no swim 2/17) Mon | Wed | Fri 5:45-7am
1080 W2 3/2-3/30 Mon | Wed | Fri 5:45-7am
1080 W3 4/1-4/29 Mon | Wed | Fri 5:45-7am

 

 

 

FAMILY SWIM NIGHTS

EVERYONE SWIMS FOR $1! 6:30-8:30pm

DATES TBD!

 

 

 

 


 

 

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MERMAIDS AND ROBALOS PRE-SEASON MEETINGS

All swimmers and families are urged to attend the Mermaids Back in Sync and Robalos Back to Swim Night. These are great opportunities to come together, hear about the upcoming season, meet the coaches, order team wear, meet old friends and make new ones. Registration for the teams is also available during the first hour.

 

Mermaids Back in Sync

April 27, 6pm

Recreation Park, Sierra Poo

 

Robalos Back to Swim Night

April 21, 5:30-7:30pm

Canyon View Community Center

 

 

 

 

LIFEGUARD RECERTIFICATION

2020 will bring new changes to the Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Program. This class is designed for current Lifeguards whose certification will expire in 2020 (recertification must be done every two years).

 

Age

16+

Location

Recreation Park, Sierra Pool

INSTRUCTOR

Kathee McCarl/Patti Waskowiak

fee

$95 | $85 Resident Discount

note

Prerequisite: Current Lifeguard Certification. Current Lifeguard manual is available for download at the American Red Cross website.

THIS CLASS IS NOT AVAILABLE ON-LINE.

 

ACTIVITY #

SESSION

DAY

TIME

1050 W1 3/27 - 3/29 Fri

Sat

Sun

5-9pm

9am-6pm

1-6:30pm

 

 

 

LIFEGUARD Training with title 22 first aid

This course will certify students in Lifeguard Training, First Aid, and CPR for the Professional Rescuer. register nowIn addition to first aid and CPR skills, class covers water rescues, professionalism, prevention, and many other topics to prepare participants for a job as a lifeguard. Also covered is Title 22, required by the State of California for all lifeguards. Hurry, this is a popular class and fills up quickly.

 

Age

15+

Location

Recreation Park, Sierra Pool

instructor

Kathee McCarl /Patti Waskowiak

Fee

$250 | $240 Resident Discount

NOTES

The 2020 books and related material must be purchased online from Red Cross prior to the class starting. (download option also available). A CPR Resuscitation Mask is required the first day of class and can be purchased online. A pre-course swimming test must be passed.

 

Activity #

Session

Days

Time

1049 W1 4/4-4/9 S | M | T | W | Th

Sun

9am-5:30pm

1-6pm

1049 W2 4/24-4/26

5/1-5/3

Sat

Sun

Fri

9am-6pm

1-6:30pm

5-9pm

 

 

 


 

The pools at both parks are available to rent for Birthday Parties, Family Reunions, Company Parties and Neighborhood Gatherings. pool rentals.

 

Call 885-8461 option 6 for availability.

 

 


 

 

Pre-Season Family Swim Pass

Purchase before May 31 for a discount!*

$135 | $125 Resident Discount

 

Passes are good for up to 5 family members and can be used at both Meadow Vista and Sierra Pools from May 30 through Labor Day.

* After June 1, passes cost $150 |$140 Resident Discount

 

 

ROBALOS

 

Stroke and Turn

This is a great way to get a head start on summer recreational swimming. Come, get wet, see old friends, make new friends, and improve strokes, starts and turns. Swimmers will refine the four competitive strokes: freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly. This program is for swimmers who are capable of swimming these strokes, who want to begin their conditioning, refine their strokes and become more efficient

 

Age

5-18

Location

Recreation Park, Sierra Pool

instructor

Kimberly Vickers

Fee

$46 | $40 Resident Discount (age 10 & under)
$58 | $50 Resident Discount (age 11+)

 

Activity #

Age

Session

Days

Time

1056 W1 10 & Under 3/31-4/23 T | Th 5:30-6:15pm
1055 W1 11+ 3/31--4/23 T | Th 6:30-7:30pm

 

 

 

Robalos Swimming Team

Robalos Swimming is for boys and girls ages 5 to 18. Swimmers must be able to swim unaided one length of the pool performing 3 of the 4 competitive strokes. Swimmers practice Monday through Thursday. Additional fun family/swimmer activities will be scheduled. Meets are held Saturday morning beginning in June. Swim team try-out evaluations are on Saturday, April 18 at 4pm or Thursday, April 23 at 6:30pm at Sierra Pool.

 

For swimmers unable to meet the swimming requirements we have a Junior Robalos program. A Junior Robalo is a swimmer, 8 years or younger. In order to qualify for Junior Robalos the swimmer must complete one length of the pool unassisted. Swimmers must be registered for the team and practice with the Junior Robalos. Practice consists of 40 minutes to an hour of workout that combines small group instruction followed by lap swim in the main pool. In meets Junior Robalos will only swim events in which they have a legal stroke as determined by a head coach.

 

Back to Swim Night is an evening to come together, hear about the upcoming season, meet the coaches, order team wear, pay $125 parent volunteer check, meet old friends and make new ones. All families and swimmers are expected to attend Tuesday, April 21 at 5:30pm, Canyon View Community Center. Swimmers who do not have parent participation check in will not be allowed in the pool 4/29.

 

Age

5-18

Location

Recreation Park, Sierra Pool

head coach

Kimberly Vickers

Fee

$183 | $173 Resident Discount (first two swimmers)
$170 | $160 Resident Discount (each additional swimmer)

Notes

A separate refundable parent participation check (made out to Robalos for $125) will be collected at Back to Swim Night. Meet of Champion qualifiers will pay an additional $30/$35 fee).

 

ACTIVITY # SESSION DAYS TIME
Back to Swim Night 4/21 Tue 5:30pm, CVCC
1040 W1 4/27-6/4 Mon-Thur 3:30-6:30pm
  6/8-7/16
(No Swim 7/4)
Mon-Thur 7-10:30am

 

 

 

Robalos Swim Clinics

These clinics are designed for swimmers who want to improve the strokes and techniques of the four basic strokes, freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly. Individual attention is given by head coach and assistants. Swimmers must have basic knowledge of the strokes but are not limited to swim team members.

 

Age

5-19

Location

Recreation Park, Sierra Pool

instructor

Kimberely Vickers and staff

Fee

$15 | $10 Resident Discount (age 5-8)
$25 | $20 Resident Discount (age 9-19)
*All Five:
$46 | $40 Resident Discount (age 5-8)
$95 | $85 Resident Discount (age 9-19)

 

ACT #

SESSION

DATES

DAYS

AGE

TIME

1018 W1 Stroke Essentials
Backstroke
3/7 Sat 5-8 1-2pm
1020 W1 Stroke Essentials
Backstroke
3/7 Sat 9-19 1-3pm
1018 W2 Stroke Essentials
Breaststroke
3/14 Sat 5-8 1-2pm
1020 W2 Stroke Essentials
Breaststroke
3/14 Sat 9-19 1-3pm
1018W3 Stroke Essentials
Butterfly
3/21 Sat 5-8 1-2pm
1020 W3 Stroke Essentials
Butterfly
3/21 Sat 9-19 1-3pm
1018W4 Stroke Essentials
Freestyle
3/28 Sat 5-8 1-2pm
1020W4 Stroke Essentials
Freestyle
3/28 Sat 9-19 1-3pm
1018 W5 Starts/Turns/Finishes 4/4 Sat 5-8 1-2pm
1020 W5 Starts/Turns/Finishes 4/4 Sat 9-19 1-3pm
1018 W6 *All Five Sessions 3/7-4/4 Sat 5-8 1-2pm
1020 W6 *All Five Sessions 3/7-4/4 Sat 9-19 1-3pm

 

 

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MERMAIDS

 

Synchronized Swim Clinics

These clinics are designed to introduce or reinforce skills necessary to become a successful synchronized swimmer. Attendees need have no previous experience but must be able to swim the length of the pool without support.

 

Age

5-18

Location

Recreation Park, Sierra Pool

instructor

Krista Greenlee and staff

Fee

$46 | $40 Resident Discount

*$58 | $50 Resident Discount

 

Activity #

name

day

date

Time

FREE Beginner Clinic Sat 3/7 9-11am
FREE Beginner Clinic Sat 3/28 9-11am
FREE Beginner Clinic Sat 4/25 9-11am
1025 W1 Clinic Sat 3/14 9-11am
1025 W2 Clinic Sat 3/21 9-11am
1025 W3 Clinic Sat 4/18 9-11am
*1025 W4 All Three Clinics Sat 3/14, 3/21, 4/18 9-11am

 

 

 

CONDITIONING– MERMAIDS SWIMMING

Come out and get ready for the synchronized swimming season. This class is for conditioning as well as an opportunity to learn and practice basic figures. It’s open to beginning as well as experienced swimmers. Make new friends and meet up with old friends. Sign up for clinics and both months at the same time and save!

 

Age

7+

Location

Recreation Park, Sierra Pool

instructor

Krista Greenlee and Staff

Fee

$67 | $58 Resident Discount
*$105 | $95 Resident Discount (2 months)
Includes Conditioning/Clinics in March/April

notes

All swimmers must be able to swim the length of the pool, unaided and in depths up to 11 feet.

 

ACTIVITY #

DATES

DAYS

TIME

1058 W1 3/2-3/30 Mon | Wed 6:15-8pm
1058 W2 4/1-4/22 Mon | Wed 6:15-8pm
1058 W3 *3/2-4/22 Mon | Wed 6:15-8pm

 

 

 

Junior Mermaids

Junior Mermaids is the training ground for future Mermaids. Swimmers will learn the basics of synchronized swimming without the pressure of competitive meets. This ten-week program will prepare the swimmers for the end of season water show and give them a head start on the next competitive season. All swimmers must be able to safely swim the width of the ARD pool without the aid of flotation devices, lane lines, or stopping on the wall. Swimmers must attend one of our free beginner clinics in March or April to pass a basic swim assessment. Swimmers can also contact the head coach (theauburnmermaids@gmail.com) to arrange another time for a swim assessment if necessary.

 

Age

5-12

Location

Recreation Park, Sierra Pool; Meadow Vista Park, Placer Hills Pool

instructor

Krista Greenlee and Staff

Fee

$120 | $110 Resident Discount

 

ACTIVITY #

DATE

DAYS

TIME

1046 S1 5/4-5/28 (No Swim 5/25) -
Sierra
Mon | Thu 5:45-7pm
  6/8-7/9 (No Swim 7/4) -
Placer Hills
Mon | Thu 9-10am

 

 

 

Mermaid Synchronized Swimming Team

The Mermaids synchronized swim team has a long tradition here in the foothills. Synchronized swimming combines the grace of dancers, the coordination and flexibility of gymnasts, the spirit of cheerleading, and the strength of water polo players into one beautiful and powerful sport. Practices are held in the evenings Monday through Thursday and some weekends. Meets are held Wednesday evenings beginning in June and the league finals will be held in mid-July. New swimmers of all ages (7-18) are encouraged to join. Swimmers must attend one of our pre-season Free Beginner Clinics or contact the coach to arrange a different time for a swim assessment (theauburnmermaids@gmail.com). All swimmers and a parent are urged to attend Back in Sync on April 27 and provide a refundable, parent participation check made out to Mermaids in the amount of $125. (Swimmers will not be allowed in the pool without a check).

 

Age

7-18

Location

Recreation Park, Sierra Pool

instructor

Krista Greenlee

Fee

$195 | $185 Resident Discount

notes

All swimmers must attend the Back in Sync day and pass a basic skills test for placement.

 

ACTIVITY #

DATES

DAYS

TIME

Back in Sync Mon 4/27 6pm
1047 W1 4/27-6/4
(No Swim 5/25)
Mon - Thur 6:30-8pm
  6/8-7/16
(No Swim 7/4)
Mon - Thur 6:30-8:30pm

WATER SHOW WILL BE TUESDAY JULY 21 AT 6:30PM

 

 

 

SWIMMING LESSOnS

 

COMING IN SUMMER!

SWIMMING LESSONS

To best serve all members of the community you will need to sign up for the session and time slot you desire. On the first day of each session the swimmers will be tested and placed in classes with age and ability appropriate peers. As students master skills they will be introduced to the next natural progression.

 

PRIVATE SWIMMING LESSONS

The Auburn Recreation District offers private swimming lessons for children and adults who desire more individual attention. Private lessons are available both at the Sierra Pool and at Placer Hills Pool. Lessons are scheduled in four ½ hour blocks. Private lessons for special needs children are also available. Please contact Patti Waskowiak to coordinate instructors and lesson times (530) 863-4625.

 

PARENT TOT SWIMMING LESSONS

A parent must accompany the child in the pool. This class is intended for the first-time swimmer who wants a gentle, fun introduction to the water. This is a great reintroduction if they have not been in the pool since last summer.

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