How to register for swim lessons:

  1. Read the swim lesson policies.
  2. Read the guidelines for selecting a level and Frequently Asked Questions.
  3. Refer to the session dates and times below.
  4. Fill out the online pre-registration form and waiver - this MUST BE READ, SIGNED, and  SUBMITTED before the first day of lessons. Completing the pre-registration does not hold a place in lessons.
  5. Call or visit the swim lesson office during office hours to register with payment or with additional questions. Messages will be returned in the order received. Please do leave one message, not multiple messages.

LESSONS OFFICE HOURS

Monday - 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday - 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Wednesday - 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Thursday - 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

804-754-3401

Please read "Choosing a Level" and "Swim Lessons Policies"

before calling  to register.

  EMAIL:  novalessons@novaswim.org

12207 Gayton Road Richmond, Virginia 23238

NOVA's Lessons program is supported by our sponsor


2018 FALL WEEKEND LESSONS (Saturdays & Sundays)

  • Some weekends will be skipped due to swim meets or holidays. Please note the EXACT dates of each session when registering!
  • Please register swimmers for all available and desired sessions EARLY to guarantee a space.
  • Re-enrollment is NOT automatic for weekend lessons. It is recommended you register early for all sessions available to secure a space.

​WEEKEND TIMES

A time:

10:00 Saturday

&

11:00 Sunday

B time

10:45 Saturday

&

11:45 Sunday

C time

11:30 Saturday

&

12:30 Sunday

D time

12:15 Saturday

&

1:15 Sunday

E time

1:00 Saturday

&

2:00 Sunday

WEEKEND DATES

**** ***Skipped weekends are listed below in Red ***
Session 1  September 15/16, 22/23, 29/30 and ** October 13/14 **No lessons Oct 6/7 $116
**** **No lessons October 20/21 and 27/28
Session 2 November 3/4, 10/11 & 17/18 $87
**** No lessons November 24/25 December 1/2
Session 3 December 8/9 and 15/16 $58

WEEKEND CLINICS 

Strokes School Jr., Strokes School Sr. and Strokes & Conditioning

**Enrollment for S.S. Jr.,S.S Sr. and Strokes & Conditioning will run seasonally (Fall/Winter/Spring). The dates will coincide with the Saturday and Sunday weekend lessons dates for those seasons. 

Strokes & Conditioning (1 hr 15 min) Saturday 10:00/Sunday 11:00 $325
Strokes School Junior Saturday 11:15/Sunday 12:15 $270
Strokes School Senior (option 1) Saturday 12:15/Sunday 1:15 $270
Strokes School Senior (option 2) Saturday 1:15/Sunday 2:15 $270

DATES

Dates September 15/16, 22/23, 29/30 October 13/14 November 3/4 10/11 17/18 December 8/9 and 15/16
****  ***Skipped weekends-*No lessons Oct 6/7, 20/21, 27/28, November 24/25, Dec 1/2

Class size is limited for Strokes School Jr. (16 swimmers) and Strokes School Sr. (20 swimmers) Strokes and Conditioning(30 swimmers).

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2018 FALL WEEKDAY LESSONS

  • Swimmers enrolled in Weekday lessons from September through May will be automatically re-registered for each session and will be moved to the appropriate level as recommended by the instructor during the season (This is different from the weekend lessons).
  • Weekday lessons are not canceled for public school holidays unless noted on the schedule of session dates.
  • ​Weekday lessons are very limited. Swimmers registered in Session 1 have their spot for subsequent sessions  through the end of May 2018. For enrollment after session 1, please check with the lessons office for availability at the end of each session.  
  • Payment is due at the beginning of each session. If withdrawing from weekday lessons, please notify the lessons director immediately.

Weekday Times:

Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday

  12:15           preschool age (3) and older
  1:00             preschool age (3) and older
  2:30   elementary age only (levels 2-5 only)
  3:15   elementary age only (levels 2-5 only)
​  2:30 or 3:30      Novice Prep

Weekday classes run Mondays & Wednesdays OR Tuesdays & Thursdays

Session 1 September 10 - 27 (3 weeks) $87
Session 2 October 1 - October 25 (4 weeks) $116
Session 3 October 29 - November 20 (3 1/2 weeks) (no Wed Nov 21st or Thurs Nov 22nd) $101.50
Session 4 November 26 - December 20 (4 weeks) $87
Lessons will resume with the Winter Session on January 7th, 2019

SwimNOVA is an effective and proven method of teaching swimming fundamentals.

"A Skilled Swimmer is a Safe Swimmer."

Check out the FAQ section under Lessons & Clinics! A lot of lessons/program questions can be answered.

  • Please click HERE and read our Swim Lesson Policies before registering.