Regional YMCA of Western Connecticut


Swim Lessons
Please register according to the age of the child, not the skill level. 30 minute classes. All classes are water orientation classes. They are designed to teach your child to enjoy the water in a safe, fun and comfortable environment.
Browse our programs by age below or click here to register online.
Children (All Ages)
Private Swim Lessons
Parent & Child (6mos-3years)
Shrimp/ Inia
Pre School (3-5 years)
Pike I
Pike II
Pike I & II Combo
School Age ( 6 years and up)
Polliwog I
Polliwog II
Flying Fish
Stroke & Turn
Competitive Swimming & Sports
Mako Swim Team The Mako Swim Team is the Regional YMCA’s competitive swimming program for swimmers 6 years and above. The program is led by a professional coaching staff and is supported by a strong volunteer group. For more information about the Mako Swim Team programs please visit (All participants of the Mako Swimming programs must be FULL Members.)
Junior Mako Pre Team The Junior Mako program offers two practices sessions per week that will focus on the development of the four competitive swimming strokes through proper balance and stroke coordination. The guidelines for the twelve week program are set by the Mako coaching staff and
practices are conducted by a member of the Mako Swim Team professional coaching staff. All participants must be FULL Members.