Stage 4 Stroke Intro
Preschool Swim Lessons
Stage 4 swim lessons for preschoolers at the YMCA focus on stroke introduction, teaching students basic stroke technique in front crawl (freestyle) and back crawl (backstroke). Elements of breaststroke and butterfly are introduced, and water safety techniques are reinforced for both shallow and deep water. See Swim Lessons for an overview of our Stages progression.
On or before 07/27/2019
Students in "Stage 4" develop stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl, and learn the breaststroke kick and butterfly kick. Water safety is reinforced through treading water and elementary backstroke.