....because every child should learn to swim!


 

Requirements For Completing Each Level

(at the Waveny Pool) 

Level 1

  • 10 Bobs. Head must go under. Must blow bubbles.

Level 2

  • Push off & glide on stomach--5 seconds.
  • Push off & glide on back--5 seconds.

Level 3

  • Kick on stomach--15 feet.
  • Kick on back--15 feet.
  • Kick butterfly--5 kicks.

Level 4

  • Side-Glide-Kick--shallow end to black line.
  • Swim-Float-Swim--shallow end to black line.

Level 5

  • Freestyle--Shallow end to ladder near ramp, with proper breathing.
  • Backstroke--shallow end to black line.

Level 6

  • Tread water for 1 minute in deep water.
  • Freestyle--50 yards.   

Level 7

  • Freestyle--100 yards.
  • Backstroke--50 yards.
  • Breaststroke kick--legal according to compertitive standard.

Level 8

  • Freestyle--150 yards.
  • Breaststroke--50 yards.
  • Butterfly--12 1/2 yards.

Level 9

  • Freestyle--200 yards with alternate side breathing.
  • Butterfly--25 yards.
  • Elementary backstroke--50 yards.
  • Sidetroke--50 yards.

Level 10

  • Freestyled--300 yards.
  • Backstroke--100 yards.
  • IM--100 yards.