Aquatics, Swim Team & Boat Launch

Riverfront Park Boat Launch & Boat Storage

Diving Lessons
(Boys and Girls ages 7-17)
Great for beginner & experienced divers. Beginner 1: Must have passed Level 4 lessons; able to perform a standing dive from the diving board. Beginner 2: Must have completed Beginner 1 diving; able to perform a forward and backward dive. Intermediate: Must be able to perform a forward dive, back dive, inward dive and somersault in any direction. Advanced: Must be able to perform inward and reverse dives, forward and backward somersaults, and forward ½ twist

Diving Lessons-Spring
Beginner 1 3:00 p.m.            426129-AA
Beginner 2 4:00 p.m.            426129-BB
Intermediate 5:00 p.m.         426129-CC
Advance 5:00 p.m.              426129-DD

Fee:            $50/child
Meets:        Sundays (1 hour times above)
Location:    Glastonbury High School Pool
Dates:         March 1-April 21 (No Class 4/12)

Spring Competitive Swim Clinic *NEW*

(Competitive Swimmers Ages 7-14)
Each week focuses on a specific stroke/skill. Choose which week(s) to attend to focus on the strokes/skills you most want to work on. 

Swim Team 
Week 1: Butterfly             334030-A1
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday April 21, 22, 24

Week 2: Backstroke         334030-A2
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday April 28, 29, May 1

Week 3: Breaststroke       334030-A3
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday May 5, 6, 8

Week 4: Starts                  334030-A4
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday May 12, 13, 15

Week 5: Turns                 334030-A5
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday May 19, 20, 22

Week 6: Freestyle           334030-A6
Wednesday, Friday May 27, 29

Fee:                Week 1,2,3,4,5: $39/Week
                       Week 6: $26/Week
Location:        GHS Pool
Meets:            4:45-5:45 p.m. 

Long Course USA Swimming
Part of the National USA Swimming program. CT USA Swimming membership required. Meets held on weekends at various locations throughout the state. Enrollment in this program automatically enrolls your 
child on the Summer Recreation Swim Team. GSPO will coordinate membership and meet fees. 

Spring Practice:
March 30-Mid June; Monday-Saturday 5:30-7:30 p.m.*
*H.S. age swimmers practice Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday from 2:45-5:15 p.m.

Anticipated Summer Practice:
Mid June-late July
Addison Pool: Monday-Friday  7:15-9:15 a.m.
Terry Pool: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 
(E. Hartford) 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Note: Due to GHS Pool closures in July, practice times may be adjusted.

Swim Team
USA Long Course            324030-BB

Fee:               $669.00

Lifeguard Training
(Ages 15 & up – Must 15 by the last day of class)
Get the training you need to apply for a summer job! An American Red Cross program to certify individuals in the principals of lifeguarding. Includes First Aid, CPR and AED training. MUST attend every class. Cannot swap days with Winter/Spring classes.

Aquatic Programs
Lifeguard Training Winter            225029-AA
Lifeguard Training Spring            325029-AA

Fee:                      $255/person
Location:              GHS pool and designated class rooms
Winter Class:       Saturday, 1/4 (10:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.);
                            Sunday, 1/5 (7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.); Saturday, 1/11 (10:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m.)
                            Sunday, 1/12 (7:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.)
Spring Class:      Monday-Friday April 13-17 
                           8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Water Safety Instructor Course (WSI)
(Ages 16 and up)
An American Red Cross program to certify individuals in the techniques of teaching swim lessons. Students must successfully pass the skills test which includes, but not limited to, 25 yards each of front crawl, back crawl, elementary backstroke, sidestroke, breaststroke and butterfly. Must perform a back float and tread water for one minute.

Aquatic Programs
WSI Class                 325029-BB

Fee:                     $280/person (Plus $36 to Red Cross)
Location:             Glastonbury High School
Dates/Times:       Sundays
                           January 26; February 2, 9, 23 
                           9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
                           Snow Make-Up March 8