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. Water Polo – Enjoy the JCC’s Junior Olympic pool while learning the basics of ball-handling and shooting. Prep Swim Team- Children ages 7-15 learn to refine their strokes and technique, including flip turns and dives.

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 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-disinfected 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, offered for kids as young as 2, and youth in the following age divisions: 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U, 18U, 20U, as well as adults/masters. Splashball (3-9) also offered.

Kidsguide SchoolGuide Winter 2017

Check out some of the best schools and tutoring services in Long Beach Metro and Orange County.

Long Beach Parks Recreation and Marine

Beginning to intermediate swim instruction (3+); year-round. Specialty programs include: parent and child, (9 mos-3 yrs), private/semi-private lessons, recreational swimming and water exercise classes.

McCormick Divers

Learn to dive with champion, safety-certified coaches! Boys and girls (ages 6-18) practice on dry land trampolines as well as on one- and three-meter boards at Martin Luther King Park Pool, a heated, indoor facility. Training offered for beginners, novice and Junior Olympic competitors, high school divers, and elite national divers.

N. OC Community College District, School of Continuing Education

Water Polo Program – Beginning (9-14), Fullerton College Pool.

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. 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+).