Summer Super Swims

Summer Learn to Swim

Join us everyday for a week this summer at our swimming classes at Butterfield Wellness Center.  These classes run Monday to Friday every day during the summer weeks and are an excellent way to build confidence and learn new swimming skills.  

When:     July  12th,  19th & 26th
    August 3rd*, 9th, 16th, 23rd
Time:      From 3.30pm every 30 minutes Mon to Fri**
Levels:    Beginners and Improvers
Price:    €60 per child (10% sibling discount)
* Tues - Fri @ €48  ** Exact times and levels may vary depending on demand

Spaces are allocated on a first come first served basis. Classes are kept small and taught by experienced instructors. Watch your little become a competent, happy Super Swimmer.  


Super Swim Timetable

Time

w/c July 12th & 19th

All other weeks

15:30

Beginner 1

16:00

Beginner 1

Beginner 2

16:30

Beginner 3

Beginner 1

17:00

Beginner 1

Improver 1/2

17:30

Improver 1/2

Beginner 2

18.00

Beginner 2

Beginner 3

Guide to Learn to Swim Levels

Beginner 1

  • Complete Beginners
  • No or few previous swimming lessons
  • Flotation Devices necessary
  • Age 4 minimum

Beginner 2

  • Have had some previous swimming lessons
  • Able to propel themselves in the water with flotation devices
  • Blowing bubbles
  • Can attempt a star float on their back & front
  • Moving through the water up to 5m with flotation devices

Beginner 3

  • Comfortable putting face in the water, blowing bubbles
  • Working towards long stretched legs on front and back
  • Able to achieve flat and straight body position on front & back
  • Reducing flotation aids used for independent swimming
  • Can attempt breaststroke legs and arms

Improvers 1

  • Can swim 5 – 10m out of their depth without flotation devices
  • Using flotation devices to improve technique only
  • Attempting fullstroke backcrawl & frontcrawl with no aids
  • Attempting side breathing
  • Developing breaststroke technique

 


How to Book

  1. Go to our Home Portal Online Booking System 
  2. Scroll down and click ‘Book Classes’ button      
  3. Choose ‘Butterfield Wellness Centre’ and ‘Swimming Lessons’ from the drop down box and click ‘Show Centres’
  4. On the left hand side click on ‘Holiday and Short Courses’ then click on Swimming Level Group (e.g.Beginners 1–3, Improvers 1 – 3)
  5. Click on required level e.g Beginners 2
  6. Scroll through available classes and weeks on right hand side
  7. Click ‘Book on Course’ for required week and level and proceed to Checkout
  8. Re-enter email and password for HomePortal
  9. Select Child for Selected Class
  10. Select Super Swims
  11. If booking for a second child click ‘Back to Courses’ and repeat steps 7 - 10
  12. Click Continue
  13. Enter Billing Details & Card Information
  14. Once completed your Super Swim info is detailed within your HomePortal account.


Places are booked on a first come first served basis.  

For more information on our safety measures in light of COVID 19 visit our Health and Safety page here.