Aquatics

YMCAs have been teaching people to swim for more than a century. In YMCA aquatics programs, children learn to be safe around water and they feel the sense of accomplishment that comes with learning something new.  We offer swim lessons year round, so it’s never too late to start learning.

Current Session: May 7 – June 2
Next Session:  June 4 – June 30 (off July 1 – July 7)
Click here for a complete listing of 2018 session dates

MIGHTY SWIM LESSONS 
SUMMER MINI CAMPS

Knock out swim lessons in one week!  

Prepare your kids for summer swimming by taking advantage of our weekly swim camps. These camps run Monday – Friday and are for 45 minutes. No need to commit for the whole month!

Group swim lessons are a great way for children to learn, refresh or advance swimming skills, develop strokes and learn water safety.

YMCA Members: $40/week  Non Members: $80/week

Click here for dates and times. 

For more information contact Ben at ben.fox@ymcacolumbus.org.

TRY IT AND LIKE IT - SWIM LESSONS
Join us for a night of Family Fun Swim with our Try It and Like It Swim Lessons.

May 25th from 6pm - 7pm 
June 1st from 6pm - 7pm 
June 29th from 6pm - 7pm 
July 6th from 6pm - 7pm 
July 27th from 6pm - 7pm 
August 3rd from 6pm - 7pm 
August 31st from 6pm - 7pm 

This is a great opportunity for families to see what our swim lessons are about.  
This is open to YMCA Members and Non Members.  
Families who attend the Try It and Like It and sign up for swim lessons that 
night will receive $5.00 off of the program fee. 

For more information contact Ben at ben.fox@ymcacolumbus.org.

UCY Swim Team

 

We are currently taking registrations for our Spring/Summer Swim Team.

Click here for registration form. 

Click here for practice times and days. 

Click here for pricing.

For more information contact Tracy at tzimmerman@unioncountyymca.org

Lifeguard Classes

We offer the most up to date and nationally recognized American Red Cross Lifeguard Training program. The course content and activities prepare lifeguard candidates to recognize emergencies, respond quickly and effectively to emergencies, and prevent drowning and other incidents. 

 

Please contact Ben at ben.fox@ymcacolumbus.org for more information. 

 

Lifeguard Training

Ages: 15 and older
Participants must be physically able to

  • Tread water for 2-minutes without hands
  • Swim 100-yards Front Crawl
  • Swim 200-yards combination of Front Crawl and Breast Stroke
  • Climb out of the pool without the assistance of a ladder or stairs
  • Retrieve 10 pound brick from deep end of the pool
  • Course also includes certifications in CPR, First Aid and AED

Swimming Stroke Skills Clinic, Private Lessons & Water Safety Instructors Class

Swimming Stroke Skills Clinic
Swimming Stroke Skills Clinic

There is currently no Swimming Stroke Clinics scheduled.  Please contact Tracy Zimmerman at tzimmerman@unioncountyymca.org for more information.

Private Lessons
Private Lessons

A YMCA instructor will work one-on-one with your child to teach the skills they
need for a lifetime of aquatic safety and fun. This is a great way to give your
child the individual attention they need.

Private Lesson Package Options

One 30 minute lesson

     -1 person:  $25 Members     $50 Non Members
     -2 person:  $40 Members     $80 Non Members
     -3 person:  $50 Members     $100 Non Members

One 45 minute lesson

     -1 person:  $30 Members     $60 Non Members
     -2 person:  $45 Members     $90 Non Members
     -3 person:  $55 Members     $110 Non Members

Five 45 minute lessons

     -1 person:  $125 Members   $200 Non Members
     -2 person:  $175 Members   $250 Non Members
     -3 person:  $250 Members   $325 Non Members

Seven 30 minute lessons
     -1 person:  $125 Members   $200 Non Members
     -2 person:  $175 Members   $250 Non Members
     -3 person:  $250 Members   $325 Non Members

 

Water Safety Instructors Class
Water Safety Instructors Class
 
This course is helpful for those individuals who are interested in teaching swimming lessons. You will learn how to properly teach and evaluate students. Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be certified in the instruction of swimming lessons. Participants must be 16 yrs old and have all current Lifeguard certifications.
 If interested, contact Tracy at tzimmerman@unioncountyymca.org.

Pool Schedules

Effective May 2018

Lap Pool Schedule

Therapy Pool Schedule

Keep in Mind

 
All classes may need to be repeated. Times are subject to change with notice.

Marysville High School Swim Team

For more information about the Marysville High School Swim team, contact Craig at cfaircloth@unioncountyymca.org.

Announcements
ymca event calendar

The Ormeroid Family Warm Pool Dedication Ceremony

On Tuesday, June 21st, the YMCA Dedicated the Warm Pool to the Ormeroid Family.  The Y is very thankful for all the hard work, dedication and countless volunteer hours the Ormeroid Family gives the YMCA.

Values


YMCA core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility are incorporated into daily programming.

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Variety of age appropriate activities that promote opportunities for children to explore their environment safely and confidently.

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Activities are led by assigned teachers, as well as, self directed by the child.  Creativity is encouraged to help promote individual growth.

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Group and individual play. Kid Connect has activities that promote decision making skills, teach responsible behavior, and develop the child’s self confidence.