Help set a Guinness World Record while receiving a free swimming lesson! To build awareness of drowning prevention, thousands of people across the globe will try for the largest number of swimmers participating in a lesson in one day.
Community Services has teamed up with the Northfield Area Family YMCA and the Northfield Bull Sharks to host the event for Northfield.
World’s Largest Swimming Lesson™ Details
- Thursday, June 22
- Northfield Area Family YMCA (1501 Honeylocust Drive)
- Registration: 1:30–1:40 p.m. (pool deck)
- Lesson: 1:45–2:15 p.m.
- Open Swim: 2:15–2:45 p.m.
A second lesson from 3 – 3:30 p.m. will be held if first lesson fills. (Participants may attend open swim; registration opens at 2:45 p.m.)
There is no pre-registration and the event is free. The event is for those ages 3+ and is for all abilities, parents included! Wear a swimming suit and bring a towel. All participants must have a parent or guardian present to sign a waiver at the time of registration.
For more information visit wlsl.org or contact Recreation Coordinator Melissa Bernhard at 507.664.3502.