YMCA OF MONTCLAIR
Park Street Branch: (973) 744-3400
Geyer Family Branch: (973) 783-7640
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Aquatics:

adult swim clinic

Adult Swim Clinic

Large Pool For adults who want to improve endurance and increase their distance swimming. Membership required.

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Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
adult swim lessons

The YMCA of Montclair Aquatics Program fosters a student-centered and caring atmosphere, with well-trained professionals giving personalized attention. Our nurturing staff will help youth, adults and seniors develop valuable skills and a lifetime love of the water, while instilling responsibility and safety instruction. All programs are subject to change and can be cancelled based on low enrollment.

Adult Swim Lessons Have you always wished you could swim? Do you think you could use a refresher course? Then join us for adult swim lessons – we can help you. All levels of instruction are offered and will be determined in your first class.

 

*All Adult Swim Lessons classes are held in the small pool. Summer Thursday classes will be prorated due the 4th of July holiday.

 

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Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
american red cross lifeguard recertification

AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD RECERTIFICATION COURSE

This course is designed to re-certify a current American Red Cross Lifeguard. Candidates must show proof of current certification. This class will renew your lifeguard, first aid and CPR/AED certifications. Bring resuscitation mask, proof of certification and whistle to class. Attendance at all scheduled class times are required.

June 14 (4-8pm) & June 21 (3-9pm); Max of 10 participants; Ages 17 & up
Fees: Member $175; Community $290

 

Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
lifeguarding classes american red cross

AMERICAN RED CROSS – LIFEGUARDING TODAY

All lifeguarding courses follow the requirements of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding program. Certification and re-certification courses are blended learning courses (i.e., approximately 7.5 hours of online coursework PLUS approximately 25 hours of scheduled, mandatory in-person class time for lifeguarding; 12 hours for re-certification). All blended course work must be completed prior to the first class session. Participants must pass a Lifeguard Swim Test before registering for a course. Course Curriculum includes classroom work, practical skills in the water and on land and two written final exams. Attendance is required at all classes. Participants who successfully complete the course receive a certification in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR and AED for the Professional Rescuer that is valid for two years.

Offering 1 June 22-29
Classes meet June 22, 23 & 29
Time 9:30am-6pm

Offering 2 Aug 10-17
Classes meet Aug 10, 11 & 17
Time 9:30am-6pm

Member $250
Community $300


ages: 15-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
aqua fitness

Aqua Fitness is a more vigorous cardiovascular program, which also includes a variety of movements using the natural resistance of the water to improve muscular strength and endurance. Participants should feel comfortable in deep-water, as class includes a deep-water exercise segment.

Membership required. See the Adult Group Exercise Schedule or Welcome Desk for schedule.

Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
Aqua Step

Aqua Step – Enjoy a Step Aerobics workout in the pool. This class utilizes step benches in the water to provide a safe and fun workout for all levels of fitness. This class is taught in the shallow end of the large pool.

Membership required.
See the Adult Group Exercise Schedule or Welcome Desk for schedule.

 

Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
aquacise group class

Aquacise is a moderate intensity cardiovascular, strength, and flexibility workout provides a fun and safe workout with minimal impact on the knees and other joints. This workout is good for anyone with injuries, joint problems, or anyone who loves the water. Swimming proficiency is not required but you must have a general level of comfort in the pool. If you are new to class please see the instructor before class begins to address any concerns. Come ready to make a splash and have a blast! Membership required. See the Adult Group Exercise Schedule or Welcome Desk for schedule.

Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
extended private swim lessons

The YMCA of Montclair Aquatics Program fosters a student-centered and caring atmosphere, with well-trained professionals giving personalized attention. Our nurturing staff will help youth, adults and seniors develop valuable skills and a lifetime love of the water, while instilling responsibility and safety instruction. All programs are subject to change and can be cancelled based on low enrollment.

Extended Private Lessons Provided to current participants of our progressive group lessons. Packages of 3 or 6 half hour lessons will focus on areas to improve in order to advance swimmers to the next level. Please call the Aquatics office for days and times at 973-415-6135.

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED
Individual Packages

3/30 min. lessons for $120
6/30 min. lessons for $210


ages: 6-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Learn to Swim Week June 24-28, 2019

Learn how to be safe in and around the water this summer!

  • $25 registration fee; classes FREE
  • Five classes, Monday through Friday
  • Classes include a 40 minute swim/safety lesson
  • Taught by certified swim instructors
  • Y membership NOT required!
  • Pre-registration is required; space is limited
  • Open to children ages 3 yrs. -12 yrs.; Parent/Child 6 mo. – 24 mo.; and Adult & Teens
  • For those with little or no swim experience and new or current participants of our aquatics program
  • Swim suit and towel are required
  • Classes will be held at the Park Street Branch (25 Park Street, Montclair) and at the Geyer Family Branch (159 Glenridge Avenue).

 

Please contact the Aquatics Department for more information: Tammy Como, Association Aquatics Director at (973) 559-9280, email: tcomo @ montclairymca.org  or Anna Smith, Aquatics Director at (973) 559-9284, email: asmith @ montclairymca.org

CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FLYER

 

 

 


ages: 3-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
lifeguard swim test

LIFEGUARD SWIM TEST

A swim test is required for anyone who would like to participate in our lifeguard training course.

Fri June 14 5:00pm
Wed June 19 8:30pm
Fri Aug 2 5:00pm
Mon Aug 5 8:30pm
Fee $35

 


ages: 15-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
aquacise group class

Outdoor Aquacise – Enjoy exercising in an outdoor pool! Participants must present YMCA Membership card at each class. Membership Required

RUNS FROM: June 27-August 8 from 10am-10:45am; August 13-August 22 from 11:00am-11:45am (please note time difference for this week).
Tue/Thu
Member $50
Location Address: Mountainside Pool, Upper Mountain Ave, Montclair, NJ 07043 Register
private swimming lessons youth and adults

The YMCA of Montclair Progressive Swim Program teaches under the guidelines of the National YMCA Program. The program uses a holistic approach which includes personal safety, stroke development and building confidence. Additionally, we build self-esteem and values, while encouraging students to have fun while learning to swim. We offer group, private and semi-private lessons. The Park Street facility has two heated indoor 25-yard pools with temperatures appropriate for each level of teaching and/or recreation.

Private Lessons – We provide one-on-one personal instruction to better accommodate members’ busy schedules. Private lessons can be scheduled in packages of 3 or 6 lessons. Please contact the Aquatics Office for more information at: (973) 415-6135.

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED
Packages
3/30 min. lessons for $150
6/30 min. lessons for $270


ages: 6-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
semi private swim lessons

The YMCA of Montclair Aquatics Program fosters a student-centered and caring atmosphere, with well-trained professionals giving personalized attention. Our nurturing staff will help youth, adults and seniors develop valuable skills and a lifetime love of the water, while instilling responsibility and safety instruction. All programs are subject to change and can be cancelled based on low enrollment.

(2 students and 1 instructor) Must be same level. Call the Aquatics office for days and times at 973-415-6135.

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED
Packages:

3 Lessons for $160
6 Lessons for $300

 


ages: 6-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
swim team private lessons

Swim Team Private Lessons Private lessons are available with a swim team coach to swimmers on our Dolphin’s Swim Team. For more information, please call the Aquatics office at 973-415-6135.

Packages
3/30 min. lessons for $165
6/30 min. lessons for $300
3/45 min. lessons for $195
6/45 min. lessons for $360


ages: 6-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register