Search Google Appliance


Swim Clinics

Swim clinics include up to 5 participants who all want to work on a specific aspect of swimming. Participants receive specialized instruction on swim strokes in a small group setting for an incredibly subsidized rate. See below for specific swim clinic descriptions and dates. Contact Cassidy Seals at casseals@pdx.edu if you have any questions.

    Front Crawl/Back Crawl

    The Front Crawl and Back Crawl are the main focus of this swim clinic.  Students will learn drills and techniques to develop greater proficiency in these two strokes. 

    Session 1

    • Dates: Mon/Wed | 4/13 - 4/22
    • Time: 5:10 p.m. - 5:55 p.m.

    Session 2

    • Dates: Tue/Thu | 4/28 - 5/7
    • Time: 4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    • Cost: $20

    Breaststroke/Sidestroke

    This course focuses on Breaststroke and Sidestroke. Drills and techniques are practiced to increase proficiency in these two strokes.

    • Dates: Tue/Thu | 4/28 - 5/7
    • Time: 8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
    • Cost: $20

    Basics for the Fearful Swimmer

    Basics for the Fearful helps participants feel more comfortable in the aquatic environment. Safety and comfort in, on and around water are the main focus of this course.

    Session 1

    • Dates:  Tue/Thu | 4/14 - 4/23
    • Time: 5:30 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.

    Session 2

    • Dates: Mon/Wed | 4/27 - 5/6
    • Time: 4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    • Cost: $20

    Basics for the Novice Swimmer

    This course introduces the new swimmer to the aquatic environment. Safety lessons are included in each lesson, as well as an introduction to breath control, bobbing, floating, kicking, armstrokes, and full strokes. 

    Session 1

    • Dates: Mon/Wed | 4/13 - 4/22
    • Time: 4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Session 2 

    • Dates: Tue/Thu | 4/28 - 5/7
    • Time: 5:30 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
    • Cost: $20

    Efficiency-Open Water

    Open Water is an introduction to swimming of bodies of water other than a pool.  Sighting, drafting, and traithlon training tips are areas of focus in this course.

    Spring Term Only

    • Dates: Tue/Thu | 4/14 - 4/23
    • Time: 4:15 - 5:00 p.m.
    • Cost: $20