James W. Hardin Swim Center (400 North 23rd Street, Temple, TX 76504).
Platinum Aquatics is proud to offer
Pre-Competitive and PLAT First-Stroke Groups!
Before you register, please familiarize yourself with our Safe Sport Program as well as our Learn to Swim FAQs.
PLAT First Stroke Groups
Group Learn to Swim Lessons - For swimmers ages 4 years and up who are learning to swim with in water assistance; introduces water safety, comfort in the water, floating, kicking and rolling over.
Water Buddies - Is the next step after Learn to Swim lessons. Swimmers will focus on FUN and the FUNDAMENTALS of freestyle and backstroke. Swimmers must have first participated in platinum aquatics Learn to Swim, or be evaluated for this group. Swimmers in this group do not participate in meets. Practices are 30 minutes 3 times per week.
Future Champions - Is as an introduction to competitive swimming, for swimmers interested in progressing into our competitive program. Swimmers must have first participated in platinum aquatics Learn to Swim, or be evaluated for this group. Swimmers in this group do not participate in meets.
How long will it take my child to learn to swim? What most parents want to know is how long before their children acquire the water safety skills necessary to save themselves from drowning (please keep in mind that no child is ever drown-proof; always supervise your children carefully). READ MORE