This class is for those who can swim across a 50-yard pool. In this class you will learn how to: breathe effectively, tread water, dive in from the edge and use swimming equipment (kick boards, pull buoys, hand paddles, fins). You will be introduced to and gain further development of the 4 competitive swimming strokes (Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke & Butterfly). An introduction to flipturns and intervals (50-yard repeats) will be taught. Underwater videotaping and stroke review and analysis will occur. You MUST be comfortable in deep water, if you are uncomfortable in deep water, please take PE 129 Swimming Beginning.
- Grading Basis: Satisfactory/No Credit
PE 128, 129, or prior experience