Swimming Lessons

swim rva logo smallerswim lessonsSwimRVA
5050 Ridgedale Parkway, Richmond, VA 23234  Phone:  804.212.1480
SwimRVA has swim lessons for all ages and all skill levels from 6 months to adults.  The SwimAmerica curriculum was developed by the American Swimming Coaches Association.  The coaches teach swimmers the right way the first time.  The SwimAmerica curriculum is a nationally certified learn to swim curriculum used by over 500 directors and 900 sites across the US.

Goldfish Swim School
9782 Gayton Road, Richmond, VA 23238  Phone: 804.967.3100
Goldfish Swim School is the country’s leading water safety and swim lesson school offering infant and child swim lessons.  They have opened a new 10,000 square foot location in Richmond with a shiver-free 90-degree pools, and a state-of-the-art water purification system.  Goldfish Swim school provides swim instruction to children ages 4 months to 12 years-old in a unique setting with highly trained instructors, small class sizes (max 4:1 student to teacher ratio).  In addition to swim lessons, Goldfish Swim School offers weekly family swims (for both members and non-members) and party packages.

Aqua-Tots Swim School
 – West End Swim School, 7508 W. Broad Street, Henrico, VA 23294  Phone:  804. 419.5208
 – Midlothian Swim School, 1205 Carmia Way, Richmond, VA 23235  Phone:   804. 419.5208
Aqua-Tots offers swim classes for babies, toddlers, infants, kids, swim team, adults, and children with special needs at 18 locations worldwide.   They teach children the importance of water safety and encourage a life-long love for swimming.

Jack and Jill Swim Lessons
8316 Michael Rd., Richmond VA 23229  Phone:  804. 270.- 3030
Red Cross certified Lifeguards & Instructors teach children ages 3 to 15 using sensitivity and care.

NOVA Aquatics Center
12207 Gayton Rd‎, Richmond, VA 23238  Phone: 804.754.3401
SwimNOVA is a unique, progressive, learn-to-swim program. In each level of this program, core body position is stressed. Movements are coordinated so that swimmers learn to swim properly and efficiently.  SwimNOVA is an effective and proven method of teaching swimming fundamentals.

Midlothian Athletic Club
10800 Center View Drive, Richmond, VA 23235  Phone: 804.330.2222
Private and Semi-private Swim Instruction for all ages and abilities.

YMCA of Greater Richmond
The YMCA offers swim lessons at several locations in the Richmond area.  Click Programs and Registration for more details.

acac Fitness & Wellness Centers
 – 11621 Robious Road, Midlothian, VA 23113  Phone: 804.378.1600
 – 2201 Old Brick Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060  Phone: 804.464.0990
acac facilities in both Midlothian and Short Pump offer private, semi-private and group lessons for children and adults both members and non-members. Both locations offer programs to keep swim team participants conditioned in the off-season. The Midlothian location offers a summer swim team for members that competes in the Richmond Metro Aquatic League.