St. Edward's University Recreation and Wellness partners with AquaKnow Aquatics to provide swim lessons to the Hilltopper community. Often called the "sport that can save your life", learning to swim is an invaluable skill for both children and adults. We encourage all students, faculty, staff, and their families to explore various class options made available. View class descriptions below.
Fall 2017 Lessons to be held on 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, and 9/30
Register today. You may also register by:
The fee for each course is $60.
For more information, contact andyl [at] stedwards.edu (subject: Swim%20Lessons) (Andy Lemons) or call (512) 233-1458.
Aqua Bambinos & Co.: noon–12:30 p.m.
Aqua Splashers: 11:30 a.m.–noon
Aqua Thrashers: 11 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Aqua Techs: 10:30 a.m.–11 a.m.
Adult Beginning: 10:30 a.m.–11 a.m.
Adult Technique: 11 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Adult Conditioning: 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Designed for children 6 months–4 years old. Classes require a parent to accompany the child in the water.
Goal: A high level of comfort in the water and readiness to learn to swim.
Designed for children 4–7 years old and RANK BEGINNERS. The goal is to help children become comfortable with the aquatic environment. Skills learned include:
Designed for children 4–7 years old who can swim a CONTINUOUS 10 yards. Skills learned include refining:
Designed for children 5+ years old who can swim a CONTINUOS 25 yards. Participants should have a recognizable front and backstroke and be comfortable underwater. The lesson focuses on:
Designed for learners 15+ years old who are RANK beginners. The goal is to introduce swimmers to:
The class is designed for repeat enrollment until the swimmer is comfortable with level of swimming expertise.
For advanced adult swimmers looking to improve stroke technique, starts, and dives, and/or who need assistance creating an individual workout program.