The renowned Saddleback College Junior Gauchos Youth Aquatics Program began in the late 1970s and has continued annually with great success.
Junior Gauchos swim lessons for children are available on weekdays and weekends during the summer months. Classes begin the Tuesday after Memorial Day and continue for twelve weeks.
Lessons are available in Parent & Me (3-36 months), Tiny Tot (3-4 years), Beginners, Advanced Beginners, Intermediate and Competitive Swim (5 years and older). There also are a variety of specialized programs available, including Beginning Springboard Diving, Personalized Springboard Diving, Junior Lifeguard Conditioning, Private, and Semi-Private. All summer swim instructors have completed lifeguard training and possess first aid and CPR certificates.
Monday - Thursday Lessons
Private and Semi-Private Swim Lessons