NOVA of Virginia Aquatics Lessons

Note: We charge an annual registration fee of
  • $5.00 per family for 2019/2020 Lessons 2019/2020 Weekend Lessons (Preschool & Levels 1-5), 2019/2020 Lessons 2019/2020 Weekday & Summer Lessons (Preschool & Levels 2-5 & Novice Prep), 2019/2020 Lessons 2020 Summer Lessons, NOVA Strokes School 2018/2019 Strokes School Jr./Sr., Strokes & Conditioning Group 2018/2019 Strokes & Conditioning
This extra fee will be added to the checkout page if your family has not paid this fee for over a year.

Welcome to NOVA!

For Swim Lessons Pre-Registration...

SwimNOVA is a progressive learn-to-swim program that helps young swimmers learn key skills and develop a lifelong love of swimming.

There is a two-step process to enroll your child for lessons:

  1. Establish Pre-Registration Online Account - please complete the pre-registration online link, including contact and medical information, policies, and waivers. This must be completed before your swimmer can be placed in lessons.
  2. Register your child by contacting the Lessons Office - please call 804.754.3401 or stop by the Lessons Office. Online registration for classes is not yet available. You must speak with our Lessons coordinator to be enrolled in a specific class. During the busiest seasons (spring and summer), we recommend that you visit in person. Calls will be returned in the order they are received, but you must leave a message.

For more information about our lessons program, please read the SwimNOVA lessons policies, review the guidelines for selecting a level for your swimmer, and visit our Frequently Asked Questions page. Many of your questions can be answered by reviewing these materials. For detailed instructions about creating your pre-registration online account, click here.

To establish the pre-registration online account, please choose one of four Lessons program options (2019/2020 Weekday or Weekend Lessons, Strokes School, or Strokes & Conditioning) - click on the blue text below for the program desired. 

For 2020 Spring Clinics Registration...

NOVA's Spring Clinics are designed for swimmers (who can already swim and have previous summer league swim team experience) who wish to get back in the pool for training, skill development and practice. The clinic runs for 9 sessions on Sunday afternoons, starting February 23 and running through May 3.

Clinic registration and payment is online. To begin the registration process, please scroll down to "2020 Spring Clinics" and click on the red link. Click here for more information about the Clinics OR Click here for detailed instructions on how to register for the 2020 Spring Clinics.

2019/2020 Lessons

2020 Spring Clinics

NOVA's Spring Clinics are designed for swimmers with previous summer league swim team experience who wish to get back in the pool for training, skill development and practice. The clinic runs for 9 sessions on Sunday afternoons, starting in late February and going through early May.


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Strokes School Junior & Senior

Strokes & Conditioning Group