Certified Swim Program
Tony Compton, Wychmere Aquatics Director and Swim Instructor
We are pleased to have Tony Compton return for his 8th season as our resident swim instructor.
- Former NCAA Division 1 Springboard Diver, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
- 23 Years Head Swimming and Diving Coach, Boys & Girls Teams, Sandwich High School
- 2009 Massachusetts State Coach of the Year
- 6 Times Cape & Island Coach of the Year
- 11 Times Conference Coach of the Year
- 6 Years Head Coach, Wychmere Harbor Club Boys & Girls Swim Team
- Currently Head Coach, Cape Cod Diving Academy – Advance Spring Board Training
- Mass State High School Swimming Coaches Hall of Fame 2012
2014 Wychmere Swim Instruction Program
Evaluation Day June 27, 10am-12pm
Group Swim Session I June 30 - July 25
Group Swim Session II July 28 – August 22
Swim Meet Championship August 22 10 a.m. – Noon
Private swim lessons will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 a.m. –11:30 a.m. We will do our best to accommodate your wishes; however, please note that private lessons availability depends upon lifeguard schedules and are arranged on a first-come, first-served basis.
Private Session Rate
½ hour private lesson is $45.00 per person
1 hour private lesson is $55.00 per person
Group Level 1 / Introduction to the Water
Prerequisites: Must be a minimum of 3 years old
Days & Time: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10:15 – 10:45 a.m.
This class is geared to teach the young child to feel comfortable and secure in the water. Children will learn to put their face in the water, open their eyes, blow bubbles and jump from the side of the pool. Each child will learn to have fun in the water while also being safe.
$195.00 per child per session
Group Level 2 / Water Safety Instruction
Prerequisites: Must be comfortable in deep water and able to put head under water and open eyes, generally 5-7 years old
Days & Time: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.
This class will continue with basic water safety instruction. Children will be introduced to the different strokes, learn how to rotary breathe, tread water and float on their backs.
$235.00 per child per session
Group Level 3 / Swim Team Instruction
Prerequisites: Previous Level 3 swim experience or 7 years old
Days & Time: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
This class will continue teaching the 4 competitive strokes, introduce start and turn techniques, present the concept of speed and pacing, build endurance and stress water safety. All in a fun, team-oriented environment.
$375.00 per child per session
Group Level 4 / Advanced Swim Team Instruction
Prerequisites: Tony will evaluate and advance swimmers to this class
Days & Time: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10:30 a.m.- Noon
This class is a continuation of level 3 swimming and stresses endurance and sprinting with an eye toward competitive swimming as a sport.
$450.00 per child per session
Goggles and fitted swim suits are required for level 3 & 4 swimmers. Tank suits for girls and Speedo-type (long or short) suits for boys.
2014 Swim Program