Swim Lessons

 
 

Rec Sports offers classes for beginning, intermediate and advanced swimmers. No matter what your level, all of our classes are taught in a comfortable, supportive environment.

Beginner

Learn freestyle, backstroke and sidestroke techniques in a 5 ft. shallow pool. Gain confidence in strokes in a comfortable, encouraging environment. Basic water safety skills, breathing, body positioning, and stroke techniques will be introduced. Designed for people with little or no previous swimming experience.

Price: Member – $85 / Non-Member – $100

Dates Days Times Action
6/2 – 7/7 Sat 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Closed
7/10 – 7/26 Tue/Thu 6 – 7 p.m. Register
7/14 – 8/18 Sat 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Register

Location: Strawberry Canyon Pool or Hearst Pool

Intermediate

Expert instructors will improve your freestyle and backstroke. Learn the breaststroke, butterfly, and basic flip turns. Gain confidence in all your strokes in a comfortable, encouraging environment. This course is a great preparation course for the Aquatic Masters team or to take your swimming technique to the next level.

Price: Member – $85 / Non-Member – $100

Dates Days Times Action
6/2 – 7/7 Sat 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. Closed
7/10 – 7/26 Tue/Thu 7 – 8 p.m. Register
7/14 – 8/18 Sat 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. Register

Location: Strawberry Canyon Pool or Hearst Pool

Private Lessons

Dedicated lessons for individuals or groups of two.

Individual

Offering Member Price Non-Member Price
30-minute Lesson $30 $35
1-hour Lesson $55 $60
(4) 1-Hour Lessons $210 $220
(8) 1-Hour Lessons $400 $420

Duet

Offering Member Price Non-Member Price
1-hour Lesson $90 $95
(4) 1-Hour Lessons $350 $360
(8) 1-Hour Lessons $680 $700

Location: Pool to be determined by instructor and client after booking.

  • Adult (must be 17 years or older) classes for all levels and clinics designed to improve specific strokes or styles
  • For more information on our summer youth swim lessons, please visit: camps.berkeley.edu

Schedule a Lesson

Berkeley Rec Sports