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Mermaid Swimming Class, Ottawa

Learn how to swim through the water like a mermaid in this fun and dynamic 60-minute aqua-fitness class. Adults and kids can learn different synchronized swimming techniques to get you feeling like a beautiful mermaid.
Where: Ottawa, Ontario
Price for: 1 Participant
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 7 years
Picture of Mermaid Swimming Class - Ottawa - Adult / Teen
Mermaid Swimming Class - Ottawa - Adult / Teen
Adult / Teen = 14 + years. Price shown is per person.
Picture of Mermaid Swimming Class - Ottawa - Child
Mermaid Swimming Class - Ottawa - Child
Child = 7 - 13 years. Price shown is per person.

Combine artistic expression with a fun way to keep fit …in a mermaid’s tail!

Aqua fun for both adults and kids!

Dive into the mermaid dream with a 60-minute introduction to monofin and synchronized swimming. During the swimming lesson, you’ll learn how to swim like a mermaid using both legs as a mermaid tail and your core muscles to propel forward. Be ready to be surprised at the speed and power behind the mermaid's tail.

The Mermaid Swimming Class is a safe, fun structured activity. You’ll learn how to swim like a mermaid with other adventurous aspiring mermaids, while expressing yourself in a unique way.

Mermaid monofin: The monofin has a foot pocket with adjustable straps and is flexible to follow the wave movement of your body. The fabric is breathable and stretchy with a zipper on the side to allow quick and easy access for safe removal in the water.

Class itinerary:

  • Welcome to mermaid swimming and stretching
  • 5 minutes           Tails selection, how to wear and take care of your mermaid tail.
  • 10 minutes         Swimming level evaluation and swimming warm up without the tail.
  • 5 minutes           Swimming with the mermaid tail and floaters.
  • 10 minutes         Swimming without floaters.
  • 20 minutes         Swimming techniques.
  • 5 mininutes        Mermaid Games and free swim.
  • 5 minutes            Opportunity to take your own photos.

What’s included:

  • 60-minute class
  • Mermaid tail rental

Duration: 60 minutes

When: Saturdays 6pm-7pm available year round *

*subject to availability.

Location: YMCA, 180 Argyle, Ottawa

Need to know:

  • Minimum age for participation is 7 years.
  • All participants must be confident swimmers.
  • No previous diving experience is necessary.
  • Wear a comfortable bathing suit (one or two pieces are good). Make sure your bathing suit allows you to move freely.
  • Avoid eating a heavy meal 2-hours before the class.
  • It is recommended you bring towel, lock and goggles. Lockers are available free of charge for your cell phone and other belongings.
  • Parents, friends and family can watch the class from the other side of the pool windows in the waiting area.
  • The 10 last minutes are reserved for free swim. Family and friends are welcome to the side of the pool to take pictures.

Whether you are looking to get in touch with your inner mermaid, for a unique gift experience or an exercise experience like none other then the Mermaid Swimming Class is it.

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