Fogelman Downtown YMCA



Splash Into Summer

Group Swim Lessons

YMCA swim lessons are designed to help each participant learn how to swim better and be safe in and around the water. Our emphasis is on progression and building confidence. No matter age or ability, we have a class for everyone.

Monday – Thursday
Fee: $60 Members |  $100 Nonmembers

Preschool (Age 3-5) – 5:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m.
School Age (Age 6-12) – 5:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m.
Teen & Adult (Age 13+) – 7:00 p.m.

All classes are 8 lessons in 45 minute sessions.

Session Schedule

Summer Session 1: June 4 – June 14
Summer Session 2: June 18 – June 28
Summer Session 3: July 2 – July 12
Summer Session 4: July 16 – July 26
Summer Session 5: July 30 – August 9

Click here to view the 2018 summer swim lesson flyer.

For more information contact:
Madison Butler, Aquatics Director


Private Swim Lessons

Private Lessons

Ages: Children ages 5 and up & adults. Each lesson is 30 minutes

One Lesson
Members: $40  |   Non-Members: $60

Four Lessons
Members: $140  |  Non-Members: $220

Semi-Private Lessons (2 people)

One Lesson 
Members: $40/participant (Total of $80)
Non-Members:  $60/participant (Total of $120)

Four Lessons 
Members: $100/participant (Total of $200)
Non-Members: $180/participant (Total of $360)


Visit the Welcome Center for more information

Swim Team Prep Lessons

This program is designed to help the average swimmer learn to swim on a competitive level. Class is specifically created to help swimmers not yet ready to compete with the Fogelman Barracuda Swim Team, or for current team members who need semi-private help refining stroke technique. Class duration 1 hour.

Limit 5 per class

Members only $10 per lesson

Learn more at the Welcome Center


Fogelman Barracudas Swim Team

Ages: 5 – 18

The Fogelman Barracudas participate in the Mid-South Swimming League. Athletes Swim Year Round and Compete in two seasons: summer and winter. Each season lasts 6 months and consists of 5 competitions and a Championship Final Meet. Swimmer must complete tryouts and be a YMCA member before joining the team.

Registration: Members only through Head Coach
Summer Season – Begins March 1st
Winter Season – Begins September 1st

Summer Season – March 1st – August 31st
Winter Season – September 1st – February 29th

Practice: Tuesday and Thursday – 6:00-7:30 p.m.


$40 registration fee
1 child – $30 Monthly Draft or $180 Season
2 children – $45 Monthly Draft or $270 Season
3 children – $60 Monthly Draft or $360 Season