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Triton Swim Team:

Are you NEW to competitive swimming or looking for a NEW team? The Triton Swim Team, a New USA Swimming Club sponsored by Marple Newtown Recreation, is now enrolling swimmers ages 5 and older. Marple Newtown High School Swim Coach Tom Keer will be coordinating and leading the club which will utilize the High School Pool. Triton Swim Team is focused on developing individual skills in an energetic team atmosphere where all are encouraged to succeed and to promote swimming as a lifelong sport. Please contact MN Recreation at 610-353-2326 for additional details and registration information. All are welcome – Join anytime.

www.tritonswimteam.com

Fall Session: Sept. 4 - Nov. 10
Winter Session: Nov. 12 - March 16
Spring Session: March 18 - May 25

 New swimmers must be evaluated prior to registration. Please email tom.tritonswim@gmail.com to schedule.

  REGISTRATION FORM

 

Total Sports Program:

A weekly program providing the opportunity for children (ages 3 to 5) to take part in Mini-Basketball, Soccer, Tag Rugby and Mini Olympics. Each child will be welcomed and supported through their first steps into sports by nurturing and caring coaches. This fun and innovative six-week program will meet at the Gauntlett Community Center (indoor dates) and Veterans Park in Broomall (outdoor dates). Instruction provided by Impact Sports.

Dates: April 13 - May 18
Day: Friday
Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Site: Veterans Park
Price: $80

       Soccer Shots:

Soccer Shots is a leader in youth soccer development for children ages 3-7. Our nationally recognized program offers a high energy, fun, age-appropriate introduction to the wonderful game of soccer. Our innovative curriculum emphasizes both soccer skills and character development. Our goal is to leave a lasting, positive impact on every child we serve. Join us and see why tens of thousands of children throughout North America have benefited from the Soccer Shots experience. The program will be conducted by Soccer Shots. Please visit www.soccershots.org/delawarecounty to register. In addition to cost below, there is an annual $15 registration fee per registrant.

Dates: June 12 - July 31 (No July 3)
Day: Tuesday
Session 1: 5:45pm - 6:15pm (ages 3&4)
Session 2: 6:25pm - 6:55pm (ages 3&4)
Session 3: 6:25pm - 7:05pm (ages 5-7)
Site: Veterans Park
Price: $99 per session
   
Dates: June 13 - Aug. 1 (No July 4)
Day: Wednesday
Session 4: 9:40am - 10:20am (ages 3-5)
Site: Veterans Park
Price: $99 per session
   
Dates: June 16 - July 28
Day: Saturday
Session 5: 9:00am - 9:40am (ages 3-7)
Session 6: 9:50am - 10:30am (ages 3-7)
Site: Veterans Park
Price: $99 per session
   

Soccer Shots 2:

A 30-minute soccer clinic, specifically designed with song, routines, and fun at an age-specific level for 2 and young 3 year olds. This program will most likely be your child’s first experience participating in an organized athletic class that requires listening and following directions so our coaches are trained to nurture these aspiring young athletes. The program will meet at Veterans Park in Broomall and will be conducted by Soccer Shots. Please visit www.soccershots.org/delawarecounty to register. In addition to cost below, there is an annual $15 registration fee per player.

Dates: June 12 - July 31 (No July 3)
Day: Tuesday
Session 1: 5:45pm - 6:15pm
Site: Veterans Park
Price: $99 per session
   
Dates: June 13 - Aug. 1 (No July 4)
Day: Wednesday
Session 2: 9:00am - 9:30am
Site: Veterans Park
Price: $99 per session
   
Dates: June 16 - July 28
Day: Saturday
Session 3: 9:00am - 9:30am
Session 4: 9:50am - 10:20am
Site: Veterans Park
Price: $99 per session
   

TAI CHI IN THE PARK

An all ages free Tai Chi class sponsored by Newtown Township Parks & Recreation will be conducted at Drexel Lodge Park on Tuesday, June 5 from 6pm to 7pm. Lucia Coren will provide authentic Chinese instruction. Come out and join the fun! Rain date is Tuesday, June 12.

 

Learn to Swim:

A "Learn to Swim" program will be held at the Marple Newtown Senior High School Pool from June 25 to July 26. Qualified instructors will teach lessons for Beginner, Advanced Beginner and Intermediate swimmers. Lessons are open to anyone six years of age and above. Missed lessons by choice of the participant generally will not be made-up.

 

Private/Semi-Private Lessons

Session 1: June 25 - June 28
Session 2: July 9 - July 12
Session 3: July 16 - July 19
Session 4: July 23 - July 26

All lessons are 45 minutes in length and will meet Monday through Thursday (four days) between 9:00am and 11:15am. Those registering for semi-private lessons must register both (2) swimmers to get the semi-private rate. Semi-Private swimmers must be of the same ability level.

Price per session: $180/Private
$150 per Swimmer/Semi-Private

Contact the Recreation Office (610-353-2326) for Semi-private lesson registration.

Group Lessons

Session 1: June 25 - June 28
Session 2: July 9 - July 12
Session 3: July 16 - July 19
Session 4: July 23 - July 26

Group lessons are available for beginner and advanced beginner swimmers only. Student to instructor ratio is 3:1. All lessons are 45 minutes in length and meet Monday through Thursday (four days) at 11:15am.

Price per session: $135

 

Junior Golf Clinic:

This program teaches children ages 7 to 16 the basic fundamentals and etiquette of golf. Children will learn proper stance and swing techniques, how to grip a club, address the ball and have FUN! Other aspects of the game to be covered include chipping and putting. Furthermore, participants will learn the basic rules of golf as well as the importance of sportsmanship. No prior experience is needed. Equipment will be provided if needed. Groups meet for five one- hour clinics. The first four clinics meet on consecutive Saturday mornings, while the fifth clinic is done on a weekday evening on the golf course (date TBA by instructor). Instruction will take place at Paxon Hollow Country Club’s practice facilities in Broomall. The program coordinator is Dan Malley, PGA Professional.

Session 1: April 21 - May 12
Session 2: June 2 - June 23
Day: Saturday
Time: 9:15am - 10:15am (Ages 7-11)
  10:30am - 11:30am (Ages 12-16)
Price:     $115
   

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