Aquatics and Water Polo

Swim and diving instruction, swim teams, camps, and synchronized swimming; plus water polo classes, clubs and camps. Also see: “Fishing and Boating”.” For additional resources, see our current issue.

Alpert JCC Swim Instruction and Water Polo

Swim Instruction – Group and private lessons in a heated junior Olympic-sized pool. Beginner and advanced swim teams are also offered. Water Polo – Enjoy the JCC’s Junior Olympic pool while learning the basics of ball-handling and shooting. Improve swim skills, work on treading water and strokes specific for water polo. For ages 5-8 and 9-12; all levels welcome.

American Red Cross

Classes (5+) include first aid and CPR, plus referrals to Red Cross-certified swim programs and instructors.

Deep Blue Swim School

Deep Blue Swim School offers free infant classes (3-5 months), private lessons, parent and me swim classes, pre-competitive swim team, snorkeling clinics, and scuba for kids year round in their 92 degree indoor and ozone-filtrated pools.

Diving Instruction

Currently looking for talented kids (6+), from learn-to-dive beginners, to high school divers, to elite national competitors.

International Water Polo Club

Both competitive and non-competitive programs, serving all communities, for kids as young as 2, and youth in a variety of age divisions, as well as adults/masters. Kids get used to the water, strengthen their swimming skills, and are taught the basic fundamentals of water polo in a fun, safe setting.

Kidsguide HolidayGuide 2017

60 pages jam-packed with holiday events, performances, outings, snow play, winter-break camps & lots more.

Lakewood Recreation and Community Services

Swim Lessons by Lakewood Aquatics (3+).

Long Beach Parks Recreation and Marine

Beginning to intermediate swim instruction (3+); year-round. Parent and child, (9 mos-3 yrs), recreational swimming and classes.

Southern California Swim Teams

Southern California Swimming (SCS) oversees city and community club teams. Swimmers (4+) are grouped according to age and ability for year-round, weekday workouts and weekend competitions.

U.S. Synchronized Swimming

Provides information on So Cal clubs (3+), plus additional resources.

United Waterpolo Club

Take your kids’ swimming to the next level! Newbies can now join United Waterpolo Club (UPWC). Since it was founded in 2007, UWPC has garnered eight national championships. Dedicated to teaching and promoting water polo to youth throughout Southern California, the non-profit club offers competitive programs for boys and girls (5-14).

USA Water Polo

Provides information on clubs, clinics, camps and tournaments for boys and girls (7+).