Classes tailored to adults new to swimming or wishing to improve their technique.

Visiting Recreation and Sport Centres during Alert Level 2

Graham Condon, Jellie Park, Taiora QEII and Pioneer remain open.

  • Fitness Centres and pools do not require bookings.
  • For group fitness classes and Tumbletimes, to help manage numbers and avoid waiting times an online booking process is in place.
  • For programmes such as Swimsmart, pre-school gymnastics, the Southern Centre and sport group bookings, the standard booking process applies.

Due to COVID restrictions, there may be some delays to entry. Please be patient and kind. 

Find out more about using a Rec & Sport Centre under Alert Level 2.

 

adult swimmerA great benefit to your pool or multi membership at Council Rec & Sport Centres is that adult swimming classes are included at no extra charge. 

If you currently have a fitness membership only and would like to upgrade to a pools or multi membership to access the pools and swimming classes, please talk to a staff member next time you are in one of our Rec & Sport Centres.

Casual adult Swimsmart lessons are still available for $13.30 per lesson, paid for at the time of booking. 

Adult classes

  • Beginners: 25min lesson for the true beginner, with an emphasis on gaining confidence in the water.
  • Breathers: 25min lesson focusing on freestyle breathing technique and gaining distance.
  • Stroke correction: 25min lesson to improve stroke technique and increase distance.
  • Extension: 45min lesson focusing on increasing stamina and distance.

 Timetable

Please note that Monday and Friday beginners lessons at Jellie Park have been cancelled during term 1 due to school swimming sports.

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Beginners

Taiora QEII
8am

Graham
Condon
9.30am

Taiora QEII
5.35pm

Pioneer
6.20pm

Taiora QEII
6.05pm

Pioneer
6.20pm

Graham
Condon
8.30am
6pm

Taiora QEII
1pm

 
Breathers

Graham
Condon
6pm

 

Graham
Condon
5.45pm

Taiora QEII
6.05pm

Graham
Condon
5.45pm

 

Jellie Park
6pm

Taiora QEII
6.05pm

Graham Condon
12.15pm
6pm

Jellie Park
6.10pm
Graham
Condon
8am
Stroke
correction
Jellie Park
6pm
   

 

   

For more information email swimsmart@ccc.govt.nz