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Cameron Run Regional Park

Swim Lessons

girl swimming under water

Swim lessons at Great Waves Waterpark are a great way for your kids to brush up on their water skills. We offer class lessons for everyone from the youngest beginners to age 5. Registration for classes is normally available at the beginning of waterpark season, starting just before the waterpark opens on Memorial Day Weekend.

Preschool Learn To Swim ages 3-5

30 minutes of instruction featuring the following skills: The purpose of this class is to help students feel comfortable in the water without the presence of the parent. Students continue to learn elementary water skills and safety tips that will stay with them throughout all swim lesson levels. Sophie the Safety Seal’s WaterSmart rules are enforced for increased water safety.

Requirements: Must be able to leave parent willingly, be comfortable in the water and follow directions.

Maximum class size of 6 students.

*Classes require a minimum of 2-3 participants to run

Session 1: June 19 - 29

Monday - Thursday 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

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Session 2: July 10 - 20

Monday - Thursday 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

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Session 3: July 24 - August 3

Monday - Thursday 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

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Session 4: August 7 - 17

Monday - Thursday 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

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Level 1 & 2 Combined Swim Lessons at Great Waves Waterpark for ages 5-11.

30 minutes of instruction featuring the following skills: The Beginner class builds on elementary water skills previously learned and teaches students the skills needed to complete a 25-yard swim for each of the following: elementary backstroke, front crawl, and backstroke. All elementary water skills are reinforced so that they become second nature to the students. All water safety rules are discussed as well

Maximum class size of 6 students.

Level 1 and Level 2 are taught in a combined class.

*Classes require a minimum of 2-3 participants to run.

Session 1: June 19 - 29

Monday - Thursday 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

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Session 2: July 10 - 20

Monday - Thursday 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

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Session 3: July 24 - August 3

Monday - Thursday 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

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Session 4: August 7 - 17

Monday - Thursday 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

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Ice Skating at Cameron Run Regional Park

Enjoy gliding on the ice at Cameron Run Regional Park, just minutes from Old Town Alexandria! Open weekends and holidays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., January 6-February 25. Tickets are only available for purchase online.