Adult swimming lessons in Leiden

If you are an expat living in Leiden, by now, you may well have noticed the amount of open water!   If you enjoy bicycling in the city, you may wish to feel safer as you navigate the bridges and canals.

 

Basalt pool

Wassenaarseweg 501, Leiden

A small private pool part of BASALT rehabilitation Center, which was originally used for aqua therapy. As a result, the water is comfortably warm for an ideal teaching environment.

The pool is shallow until semi-deep, hence perfect for beginners and Stroke Improvers. The location offers total privacy so no children, spectators, or other swimmers.

This pool is located walking distance from Leiden Central Station and is easy to reach by bus 1 and 8. There is free parking.

Types of classes at this location:

Beginners

Day

Sunday

Start

17:45

End

18:30

Beginners

Day

Sunday

Start

18:30

End

19:15

Beginners

Day

Thursday

Start

20:30

End

21:15

Stroke improvers

Day

Sunday

Start

18:30

End

19:15

Stroke improvers

Day

Thursday

Start

20:30

End

21:15

Water introduction

If you cannot swim at all and are fearful and/or challenged in water generally.

You took classes before and  failed or it has been a very long time ago.

Stroke introduction

You are comfortable in shallow water, but are not able yet to perform all 4 basic strokes.

This level requires for you to have passed the introduction program, or you are able to perform swim an backcrawl and single back stroke (froggie leg).

Intermediate

You can swim comfortable in shallow water, however deep water gives you discomfort.

This level requires for you know all the 4 basic strokes and you have had swim lessons before.

Advanced

If you have no issues in  deep water and able to swim more than  200m without getting exhausted.

You want to become fitter and stronger and swimming is your weekly workout. 

Coaches on this location

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