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Summer 2014 Community Aquatics Registration
 

New Summer Swim Lesson Registration Dates!

 

To better assist parents in registering for summer swim lessons, we will be offering 2 registration dates:

 

For sessions 1 and 2 of group swim lessons, semi private lessons, all weekend classes and specialty classes, registration for Santa Monica residents will begin on Wednesday April 30th at 6 a.m. Registration will be online only from April 30th through May 6th. Non-Resident registration begins May 7th.

For sessions 3, 4 and 5 of group swim lessons, registration for Santa Monica residents will begin on Wednesday July 2nd at 6 a.m. Registration will be online only from July 2nd through July 8th. Non-Resident registration begins July 9th.

An online account is required to register online. Create your online account now at smgov.net/reserve.
 

Click here for more information.
 

Spring 2014 Community Aquatics Registration

Resident PRIORITY ONLINE Registration opens 6 a.m. on February 5 through February 11. Priority registration is only for residents registering online at smgov.net/reserve

Online, mail-in and drop-in registration for non-residents and residents opens on February 12 at 6:00am.

New participants - get your online account at smgov.net/reserve.

Click here for info.
 

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Reminder
updated 11/1/11   

Groups or individuals desiring to provide coaching or instruction at the Santa Monica Swim Center must obtain a permit. Private instruction (one-on-one) is not permissible. Permit guidelines and applications can be obtained on this website or at the Santa Monica Swim Center.

The following characteristics are examples of instruction in progress and are not permissible:
 
~ A swimmer in the water at the wall the majority of the time and sending off another swimmer and giving corrective feedback on swimming techniques.

~ A swimmer is intently focused on the swimming partner they are with and the skills they are performing.

~ Progressive structure involved in the swimming activities given with little or no play or lap swimming

~ Detailed and technical descriptions of activities are given prior to a swimmer performing a skill, as well as corrective feedback delivered after the skill is completed.

~ Spending more than 5 minutes drilling a swimmer in the same skill with little or no play or lap swimming involved, and using multiple teaching techniques and methods.

    • 5 minutes drilling a swimmer in the same skill with little or no play or lap swimming involved, and using multiple teaching techniques and methods.
    A swimmer is intently focused on the swimming partner they are with and the skills they are performing.
    • A swimmer is intently focused on the swimming partner they are with and the skills they are performing.
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2225 16th Street

Santa Monica, CA 90405
310.458.8700

 



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