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YMCA at Carolina Crossing

Hours:

Monday – Friday: 5:00am – 9:30pm
Saturday: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm – 6:00pm

Address & Phone:

117 Carolina Crossing Drive
York, SC 29745
Phone: 803-628-9622
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Facility Information:

» Indoor Pool
» Basketball Court
» Walking Track
» Ball Fields
» Yoga & Pilates
» Free Child Watch
» Exercise Bikes
» Elliptical Cross Trainers

Recent News

2014 Summer Swim League

The Upper Palmetto YMCA is organizing a summer swim league for members and nonmembers in 2014.  Swimmers 18 and under are welcome.  This league will focus on developing quality stroke technique, participation and FUNdamentals.  Swimmers will participate in practices 2 days a week and will have a meet once per week.  Divisions will be based on age; 8 & 9, 10 & 11,  12 & 13 and 14 & up.  The swimmer’s age as of June 1st will determine their division for the season.  Invitational meets will be held on Thursdays in May & June with a league Championship in late June.  The league will be comprised of teams from Charlotte Avenue YMCA, Fort Mill YMCA, Chester YMCA, and the Aquatics Center YMCA.  Most teams will host meets and travel to other sites to compete.  This league is designed for developing athletes.  *Swimmers who are over 13 years old holding a year round USA Swimming Card and having achieved a USA Swimming “A” Time may not participate.

Ages: 8 -  18

Summer Months- May 19-June 26, 2014

Start Time: 5:30pm Mondays and Wednesdays

Swim Meets: Thursday Evenings- 5:30 – 7:30 pm one at most of the Y sites

Cost: Y Members: $80     Non-Y Members: $100    

Children enrolled in our Afterschool and Summer Camp Programs will have a discounted rate of 50%. 

Registration Dates: April 5-May 19, 2014


Swim Lessons

Preschool 4-5 years old

Level 1- Orients preschool-age children to the aquatic environment and to help them acquire rudimentary level aquatic skills. Level 2- Builds on the basic aquatic skills learned in Level 1. Level 3- Increases proficiency and builds on the aquatic skills learned in Levels 1 and 2 by providing additional practice with increased distances and times. Max enrollment for all levels and times is 4.

Session Dates: May 6-29, 2014
Tuesday/Thursday
4:30-5:00pm

Cost per Level:  $45 Members | $ 70 Non-members

Youth 6 years old to 17

Learn-to-Swim Level 1- Develop positive attitudes, good swimming habits and safe practices in and around water. Learn-to-Swim Level 2- Gives participants success with fundamental skills, including learning how to float without support and recover to vertical. Learn-to-Swim Level 3- Builds on the skills in Level 2 by providing additonal guided practice in deeper water. Learn-to-Swim Level 4- Develops participants’ confidence in the strokes learned in Level 3 and to improve other aquatic skills.

Session Dates: May 6-29, 2014
Tuesday/Thursday
5:15-5:45pm

Cost per Level:  $45 Members | $ 70 Non-members

Parent-Child 6 months – 3 years old

Level 1- Introduction to the water and preparation for the Learn-to-Swim courses.  No prerequisites, but must be at least 6 months old to enroll.  Parent or caregiver must accompany child into the water and participate in the class. Cost per Level:  $45 Members | $ 70 Non-members

Session Dates: May 6-29, 2014
Tuesday/Thursday
6:00-6:30pm

Cost per Level:  $45 Members | $ 70 Non-members

Adult

Session Dates: May 6-29, 2014
Tuesday/Thursday
7:30-8:00pm

Cost per Level:  $45 Members | $ 70 Non-members

Private Lessons

One on one instruction at any swimming level from a qualified instructor.  Fast pace learning with significant skill improvement. Cost:  1- 30 minute lesson: $25  Members | $30 Non-members
4- 30 minute lesson:s $80 Members | $120 Non-members

Download the Carolina Crossing Private Swim Lesson Registration Form.

Semi-private classes are offered!

Participate with siblings or friends and receive intense hands on instruction from a qualified instructor.  Minimum of 2 participants.
Cost: $15 per Member | $25 per Non-member

 

 


Karate

Karate Information

Ages: 4 and up

The instructor, Darryl Evans, has over 20 years of martial arts training and has been training children since 1994. 

Class Times:
Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:00-6:00 PM.

Monthly Costs: 
Member: $35 | Non-Member: $45


2013-2014 After School Program

2013-2014 After School Program

After School is a safe, stimulating and fun environment for children to learn through participation. We incorporate the basic Christian Values: Honesty, Responsibility, Respect and Caring in our activities. Our program is designed to enhance your child’s school day through activities such as homework support, field trips, large and small group games, devotions and singing.

After School features:

Download the After School Handbook.

Days & Times (for After School Program Participants):
Monday through Friday After School: School dismissal until 6:00 pm
All Day Care When School is Not in Session: 7:00 am – 6:00 pm (6:15pm for Clover and York Branches)

Registration: Download the After School Registration Form/Brochure.  or inquire at the branch’s front desk to register. Nonmember YMCA participants are required to pay a $25 nonrefundable registration fee.

 Cost: View the Carolina Crossing YMCA After School Price Sheet.
 A deposit of one week’s payment is due upon registration. Contact the branch for payment details.


Group Fitness Classes

Group Fitness Classes

We offer a variety of fitness classes each week! We have certified instructors in classes such as Yoga, Beginner Yoga, Pilates, Zumba, Cardio Sculpt, and On the Ball.