Fargo, N.D. - Red Cross Learn-to-Swim courses offered through the NDSU Swim Academy are designed to provide children and young teens with a positive, developmentally appropriate aquatic learning experience. Each class is filled with fun, engaging and challenging activities that motivate participants to want to perform and learn how to swim. All instructors are WSI certified and each class has a student to teacher ratio of 6:1. (parent/child, preschool and levels 1 and 2 have a ratio of 4:1)
For detailed descriptions of each level and all available session times, refer to the Swim Academy Page.
New to the world of aquatics? Looking for direction on proper use of equipment? Proper form? These nights are designed specifically for you. Come learn how to get the most out of the aquatics portion of the NDSU Wellness Center for FREE! More information here. Find out about fitness Learn To Nights!
|Design a Workout||3/04||6-7p||Wet Classroom & Lap Pool|
|Front Stroke||3/25||6-7p||Lap Pool|
|Flip Turn||4/15||6-7p||Lap Pool|
Sunrise Swim: Enjoy your morning workout in aquatics without all the bright lights. The overhead lighting will be reduced and the underwater lighting will be turned on. Tuesdays and Thursdays: 6:00 - 8:30 a.m
Night Swim: Relax at the end of the day in aquatics. The overhead lighting will be turned down and the underwater lighting and fire pt will be turned on. Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday Nights: 9:00 - 10:30 p.m.
More information here.
Swim Masters is a FREE program for anyone looking for a swim-team-style training sessions and looking for advanced stroke technique. Workouts will be varied based on the level of the group of swimmers that show up to each session.
Tuesdays and Thursdays: 6-7 p.m.
More information found here.
The NDSU Wellness Center has partnered with Mick's Scuba to bring you a scuba course to aquatics! The class will be offered for $225 plus $85 for course materials that will be purchased through your instructor on the first night.
The scuba course will meet from 6-10 p.m. on Tuesdays beginning March 19.
Friday, March 1st
Come enjoy a relaxing night in aquatics with giant floaties, unicorns, rubber ducks and more! This FREE event is only held once a semester!
GroupFIT classes are free for all members. Members can enter the class until max capacity is reached. See the full GroupFIT schedule for class times and days at our GroupFIT Page.
This invigorating class is held in the leisure pool and works to improve your cardio conditioning, muscular strength and endurance using the buoyancy and resistance of the water. This provides giving you a safe, effective and fun workout.
This class offers a great lap swim workout for participants to improve their fitness level, technique and stroke. An on deck coach provides instruction and motivation for each class and varying workouts for all skill levels. *Goggles recommended
Take your regular workout to the next level with this is a water-based class that uses a BogaFITMAT© as the surface for your workout. You should expect to be challenged with exercises like lunges and burpees that keep your hart rate up. Falling off is encouraged, however not mandatory! *Appropriate swimwear is required
This class brings your yoga practice to the pool. You will use the BogaFITMAT© as the surface for your workout. By combining standard yoga postures and flows with the motion of the waves, your core will get a great workout. *Appropriate swimwear is required.
Assistant Director of Operations and Aquatics