Swim lessons run through August 10 in two-week sessions. Group lessons are Monday through Thursday (total of eight, 30-minute classes). Fees are $105. Private lessons are four, one-on-one 30-minute classes for $150. "The Triunfo Y's aquatics program is perfect for first-time swimmers through experienced swimmers looking compete," says Jenna Grossman, the Triunfo Y's program director. "Participants learn from our certified swim instructors."
The Triunfo YMCA is also signing up members for its Otters swim team. Team members, 6 to 14 years of age, work on perfecting their stroke techniques, building endurance and striving to reach their personal best. All participants must be able to swim 50 yards of freestyle, 25 yards of backstroke and 25 yards of breaststroke. Participants may compete in summer swim meets with other local YMCAs.
For a schedule of Triunfo YMCA summer swim classes, call the Y at 818-707-9622 or visit www.sevymca.org. Other local Ys offering swim programs are Conejo Valley YMCA, 805-523-7613, Miller Family YMCA of Newbury Park, 805-480-0309 and Simi Family YMCA 805-583-5338.