Manta Rays learn the basic swim strokes and work on endurance in backstroke with a goal of completing 25 yards. After completing this level, students will have the basic skills to join a swim team.
Students should understand and be able to demonstrate side breathing.
Stingrays drill down and refine the nuances of the freestyle entry, catch and recovery, learn breaststroke arms, and rhythm and timing for breaststroke.
Able to swim at least 25 yards freestyle, side breathing on at least one side
Be completely independent in the water while instructor is on deck.
Able to demonstrate powerful breaststroke kicks with glides, and butterfly arms