Swimming Lessons: Stroke Development - Short Courses Sydney

Swimming Lessons: Stroke Development

What you'll learn

Learn to develop your swimming strokes with our adult swimming lessons in Sydney!

Tired of being a slow swimmer? You can improve your swimming technique with professional guidance, practice and consistency.

Our swimming coaches will analyse your technique, develop drills and sets which focus on correcting your stroke. In these Swimming Stroke Development lessons, you'll learn how to improve your swimming technique to gain greater efficiency and increased swimming performance. You'll learn to swim better, increase your fitness and endurance as a result.

Please note: to enrol in this class, you must be able to swim a minimum of 250 metres freestyle, and be comfortable in deep water. If you are new to swimming, you may prefer our Learn to Swim classes.

Learning outcomes

By the end of these swimming stroke development lessons, you should have:

  • Increased physical fitness
  • Developed stroke technique
  • Improved stroke count
  • Increased endurance and speed

Course content

What will be covered in this swimming stroke development course?

  • Increased distance with proper freestyle technique
  • Controlled breathing techniques
  • Freestyle technique drills without board
  • Backstroke technique drills with and without board

Intended audience

Who is this swimming course for?

This course is for swimmers who can swim 50+m of freestyle or want to perfect their swimming stroke, or students who have finished the Swimming Lessons: Learn to Swim.

Course materials

What to bring to class

  • Swimsuit, swim cap, goggles, towel and sunscreen (if your class is during the day).
  • A copy of your enrolment confirmation.

Additional information

Please note the following:

  • Participants must be 18 years or over.
  • The course fee does not include the cost of the pool entry
  • All sport/recreation classes are active, and therefore you must bring to the attention of the tutor any physical or health-related impairment that may affect your safety.
  • For all short courses involving physical activity, you must arrive before the published course commencement time, or the tutor may refuse to admit you into the session. The schedule for many short courses involving physical activity starts with an OH&S briefing and a warm-up; to miss either may create a hazard to you, which might exclude you from participation in the session.
  • Please note: It is the mission of Sydney Community College to provide quality, accessible education, and training. Our commitment to improving the quality of all courses we offer is ongoing and extends to ensuring the safety of all our students. It is the responsibility of the student to inform the instructor of any physical impairment that might impact participation in the course.

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