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LiveStrong at the YMCA

CSD Community YMCA

HOURS:

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

ADDRESS & PHONE:

5485 Charlotte Highway
Clover, SC 29710
Phone: 803-831-9622
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FACILITY INFORMATION:

» 2 Heated indoor swimming pools
» Outdoor water park and 50 M pool
» Weight equipment
» Free weights
» Exercise bikes
» Treadmills
» Stair climbers
» Elliptical cross trainers
» Gymnasium
» Aerobics
» Yoga and Pilates Studio
» Racquetball courts
» Locker rooms
» Free Childwatch
» The Zone – Recreation room for the young and young at heart!

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Ultimate 5K Training

Ultimate 5K Training

This 8-week running program welcomes both beginners and experienced runners. Participants will learn proper form, breathing techniques, nutrition and run/walk workouts.

Ages:  18 and up

Program Dates:
September 10 – October 31, 2018

Program Days and Times:
Monday and Wednesday   8:30 – 9:30 am
*Meet in CSD Community YMCA Chapel at 8:30 am

Cost:
Y Member $50 | Non-member $50

Click Here to Register

Swim Lessons

We offer swim lessons in monthly sessions. Each session includes 8 lessons (twice a week).

Click here for the Fall Swim Lessons Schedule
Click here for the Summer Swim Lesson Schedule

Click here for our program overview.
What is the best swim lesson level for my child?

Parent-Child
6 months – 3 years old
Accompanied by a parent, infants and toddlers learn to be comfortable in the water and develop swim readiness skills building experiences, while parents learn about water safety, drowning prevention, and the importance of supervision.

Evening Registration Dates:
Evening Session 1-August 1-September 2, 2018
Evening Session 2-August 1-September 30, 2018
Evening Session 3-August 1-October 28, 2018

Morning Registration Date:
Morning Session- Registration starts September 5, 2018

Evening Session Dates, Days and Times:
Summer Session 3-Tuesday and Thursday | August 7, 9, 14, 21, 23, 28, &  30            6:30-7:00 pm
Evening Session 1-Tuesday and Thursday | September 6, 13, 20, 27                           6:30-7:00 pm
Evening Session 2-Tuesday and Thursday | October 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25             6:30-7:00 pm
Evening Session 3-Tuesday and Thursday | October 30, November 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 27, 29    6:30-7:00 pm

Morning Session Dates, Days and Times:
Morning Session 1-Tuesday and Thursday | September 18, 20, 25, 27                    10:00-10:30 am
Morning Session 2-Tuesday and Thursday | October 9, 11, 16, 18                          10:00-10:30 am
Morning Session 3-Tuesday and Thursday | November 6, 8, 13, 15                         10:00-10:30 am
Morning Session 4-Tuesday and Thursday | December 4, 6, 11, 13                         10:00-10:30 am
Morning Session 5-Tuesday and Thursday | January 8, 10, 15, 17                           10:00-10:30 am
Morning Session 6-Tuesday and Thursday | February 5, 7, 12, 14                           10:00-10:30 am

Cost:
Summer Session III-Y Member $45 | Non-members $70
Evening Session & Morning Sessions-Y Member $30| Non-members $45

Preschool
3-5 years old
In this swim basics program, preschoolers learn personal water safety and achieve basic swimming competency by learning two benchmark skills—swim, float, swim and jump, push, turn, grab. Through multiple sessions, children may progress to water movement, water stamina and stroke introduction.

Saturday Morning Registration Dates:
August Saturday Session-May 1-August 1, 2018
September Saturday Session-August 1-September 5, 2018
October Saturday Session-August 1-October 3, 2018
November Saturday Session-August 1-October 31, 2018

Saturday Morning Session Days and Dates:
August Saturday Session-Saturday, August 4-August 25, 2018
September Saturday Session-Saturday, September 8-September 29, 2018
October Saturday Session-Saturday, October 6-October 27, 2018
November Saturday Session-Saturday, November 3-December 1, 2018

Saturday Morning Times:
Stage 1-10:00-10:30 am | Stage 2-10:35-11:05 | Stage 3-11:10-11:40 am | Stage 4 11:45-12:15 am

Weekday Morning Registration Date:
Morning Session- Registration starts September 5, 2018

Morning Session Dates, Days and Times:
Morning Session 1-Tuesday and Thursday | September 18, 20, 25, 27                    10:30-11:00 am
Morning Session 2-Tuesday and Thursday | October 9, 11, 16, 18                          10:30-11:00 am
Morning Session 3-Tuesday and Thursday | November 6, 8, 13, 15                         10:30-11:00 am
Morning Session 4-Tuesday and Thursday | December 4, 6, 11, 13                         10:30-11:00 am
Morning Session 5-Tuesday and Thursday | January 8, 10, 15, 17                           10:30-11:00 am
Morning Session 6-Tuesday and Thursday | February 5, 7, 12, 14                           10:30-11:00 am

Evening Registration Dates:
Evening Session 3-May 1-August 5, 2018
Evening Session I-August 1-September 2, 2018
Evening Session II-August 1-September 30, 2018
Evening Session III-August 1-October 28, 2018

Evening Session Days:
Evening Session 3-Tuesday and Thursday, August 7-August 30, 2018
Evening Session I-Tuesday and Thursday | September 6, 13, 20, 27
Evening Session II-Tuesday and Thursday | October 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25
Evening Session III-Tuesday and Thursday | October 30, November 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 27, 29

Evening Session Times:
Stage 1-5:10-5:40 pm | 5:50-6:20 pm | 6:30-7:00 pm
Stage 2-5:10-5:40 pm | 6:30-7:00 pm
Stage 3-4:30-5:00 pm
Stage 4-4:30-5:00 pm

Cost:
Session I-Y Member $30 |Non-member $45
Session II,III-Y Member $45 |Non-member $70
Morning Session-Y Member $30 | Non-Member $45

Youth
6-12 years old
In this program, children may begin at any of the six stages in our swim program: water acclimation to stroke mechanics. The YMCA aquatics director can help determine the appropriate level. For more information about the various levels, click on the program overview link above.

Morning Registration Dates:
August Saturday Session-May 1-August 1, 2018
September Session-August 1-September 5, 2018
October Session-August 1-October 3, 2018
November Session-August 1-October 31, 2018

Morning Session Days and Dates:
August Saturday Session-Saturday, August 4-August 25, 2018
September Saturday Session-Saturday, September 8-September 29, 2018
October Saturday Session-Saturday, October 6-October 27, 2018
November Saturday Session-Saturday, November 3-December 1, 2018

Morning Times:
Weekdays
Stage 1-8:55-9:25 am | Stage 2-9:30-10:00 am | Stage 3-10:05-10:35 am | Stage 4-10:40-11:10 am
Saturdays
Stage 1-10:00-10:30 am | Stage 2-10:35-11:05 | Stage 3-11:10-11:40 am | Stage 4 11:45-12:15 am

Evening Registration Dates:
Evening Session 3-May 1-August 5, 2018
Evening Session I-August 1-September 2, 2018
Evening Session II-August 1-September 30, 2018
Evening Session III- August 1-October 28, 2018

Evening Session Days:
Evening Session 3-Tuesday and Thursday | August 7-August 30, 2018
Evening Session I-Tuesday and Thursday | September 6, 13, 20, 27
Evening Session II-Tuesday and Thursday | October 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25
Evening Session III-Tuesday and Thursday | October 30, November 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 27, 29

Evening Session Times:
Stage 1-4:30-5:00 pm | 5:50-6:20 pm | 6:30-7:00 pm
Stage 2-4:30-5:00 pm | 5:50-6:20 pm
Stage 3-5:10-5:40 pm
Stage 4-5:10-5:40 pm

Cost:
Evening Session 3-Y Member $45 | Non-Member $70
Evening Session I-Y Member $30 | Non-Member $45
Evening Session II,III- Y Member $45 | Non-Member $70
Morning Session-Y Member $30 | Non-Member $45

Adult
13 years & older
Adult lessons help those who have an acute fear of the water up to those that need advanced stroke development. The course is fun and low key, with the participant setting the pace of the course. Participants may begin at any of the six stages in our swim program: water acclimation to stroke mechanics.

Registration Dates:
Summer Session 3-May 1-August 5, 2018
Evening Session I-August 1-September 2, 2018
Evening Session II-August 1-September 30, 2018
Evening Session III-August 1, 2018-October 28, 2018

Session Days and Time:
Summer Session 3-Tuesday and Thursday   5:50-6:20 pm
Evening Session I-Thursday   5:50-6:20 pm | September 6, 13, 20, 27
Evening Session II-Tuesday and Thursday 5:50-6:20 pm | October 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25
Evening Session III- Tuesday and Thursday 5:50-6:20 pm | October 30, November 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 27, 29

Cost:
Summer Session 3-Y Member $45 | Non-member $70
Evening Session I-Y Member $30 | Non-member $45
Evening Session II,III-Y Member $45 | Non-member $70

Please note: Please register early as swim lessons fill-up quickly! Please check the Charlotte Avenue YMCA Branch, Fort Mill YMCA Branch, or Rock Hill Aquatics Center Branch for swim lesson availability if the CSD Community YMCA is full.

Click here to register for Preschool and Youth classes
Click here to register for Parent-Child classes
Click here to register for Adult classes

Snowmobiling at Yellowstone

Snowmobiling at Yellowstone

We have two exciting snowmobile trips this year! Enjoy one or two days of snowmobiling in the forest surrounding West Yellowstone, Montana, and a one day guided tour into Yellowstone National Park in a “snow coach” or by snowmobile. You will see abundant wildlife including buffalo, elk, moose and more, and a winter wonderland of snow covered mountains and world famous geysers!

Ages Restrictions:
In order to drive a snowmobile, you must be 16 years of age and have a valid driver license. Any age may ride double with an adult.

Registration Dates:
Receive a $50 per person discount if you register before September 7, 2018.

Dates:
Saturday – Wednesday,  January 19- January 23, 2019
Wednesday – Saturday ,  January 23- January 27,2019

Payment schedule:
$250 per person when registering. Final payment due December 1, 2018.  Contact Tina Hendrickson for more information at 803-324-9622 ext. 221.

 


Volleyball Academy

Volleyball Academy

We are excited to kickoff the Community YMCA Volleyball Academy (CYVA). CYVA is a collaboration between the Community YMCA and the War Eagles Volleyball Club. Our goal is to introduce the sport of volleyball to girls between the ages of 12-14.

Registration Dates:
September 10-September 25, 2018

Session Dates, Day and Time:
September 25-October 23, 2018
Starts Tuesday and is a 5 week program | 6:30-7:45 pm

Cost:
Members $50 | Non-Members $75


Diabetes Prevention Program

The YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program is a one-year, community-based program where participants work in small groups with a trained Lifestyle Coach in a relaxed, classroom setting. In 16 weekly sessions followed by 8 monthly sessions, participants learn how to incorporate healthier eating, moderate physical activity, and problem-solving and coping skills into their daily lives. Participants will get the hands-on support they need from Lifestyle Coaches trained on a CDC-approved curriculum that is part of the CDC-led National Diabetes Prevention Program.

“…programs like YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program reduce new cases of type 2 diabetes by 58% overall and 71% in individuals over age 60.” – research from the National Institutes of Health

Program Details:
The program emphasizes two primary goals for the first half of the program: reduce body weight by 7% and increase physical activity by 150 minutes per week. To sign up, participants must be:

For more information, please contact:
Halie Patterson
151 South Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill, SC 29730
803-324-9622
haliepatterson@upymca.org

YMCA membership is not required!