Arcadia Swim for Kids is excited to offer Stroke Development classes! 

Stroke Development

Join our exclusive swim course at Arcadia Swim for Kids! Experience private or semi-private sessions tailored for optimal learning.  Semi-private means only 2 students per 30-minute class.  Private lessons are 20 -25 minutes. Dive into personalized coaching and ample practice time in a supportive environment.

Geared towards children aged 4 to 7 (but welcoming all), who are proficient ISR swimmers ready to elevate their skills, our courses promise an exciting journey in the water. Classes will focus on technique of the 4 basic strokes (freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke & butterfly ) while continuing to honor principles of safety and always back floating.  

Click below to sign up for Stroke Development classes with Gretchen. Be sure to click on the Arcadia Swim for Kids location

Don't miss out! Classes run this spring from Thursdays to Saturdays throughout April and May. Reserve your spot today and dive into the big leagues of swimming excellence!

Course Details

Age(s): 4-7 years

Prerequisites: Competency in ISR

Price: $30 per lesson per student for semi-private (2:1 ratio), or $40 per 20- 25 minute lesson for private

Schedule: Thursday - Saturdays April & May

Location: Arcadia of Camelback, 44th St & Camelback Road

Meet the Instructor

Hi, I'm Gretchen

We're thrilled to introduce our newest instructor, Gretchen Kellner, who can't wait to dive in and teach your little ones.

Gretchen brings a wealth of experience from her tenure with the City of Phoenix since 2019, where she's been making waves teaching swim lessons and lifeguarding. As if that's not impressive enough, she's also been making a splash as a swim coach at Apollo High School. With Gretchen at the helm, your child is in expert hands, poised to reach new swimming heights.

As a lifelong competitive swimmer with a knack for connecting with kids, Gretchen's lessons promise to be a blast! Expect personalized instruction tailored to your child's needs, all while having a splashing good time. Get ready to witness the amazing results firsthand!