Making a Splash with ymca Swim Lessons
The YMCA of Southern Arizona wants to ensure youth in our community know how to be safe in and around water. Through All Kids Swim, children ages 5-12 years develop personal water safety and basic swimming skills like: swim-float-swim, sequencing front glide, roll, back float, roll, front glide and exit water—jump, push turn and grab. Free YMCA Swim Lessons with a $10 registration fee, with the exemption of the Flowing Wells location.
lEARN THE FACTS ABOUT DROWNING:
- Three children die every day as a result of drowning.
- Drowning is the second leading cause of death for children from 5-14 years old.
- Sixty percent of youth drowning incidents occur under adult supervision.
- Ten percent of youth drowning incidents occur within 10 feet of safety.