Paso Aquatics


Alyx Truax, Aquatics Director
(805) 239-8488 ext 26,

Paso Aquatics Year-Round and Seasonal Programs

We have swim programs for all ages and abilities!  For adults, we offer lap swimming, aqua exercise, adult swim lessons, private and partner lessons, scuba, CPR, babysitting, lifeguarding and WSI certification courses.  For youth, we offer Family Swim, group swim lessons, private and partner lessons, swim team, water polo, dive in movie nights and summer swim camps!

Year Round Programs:

Aqua (included with your Kennedy membership):
Get a combo of cardio, strength and flexibility while minimizing stress on the joints in this fun, 60 minute class. Classes may be canceled due to inclement weather.

Personalized Swim Lessons (year round): DOWNLOAD FLYER
We offer one-on-one and partner lessons at times that will fit into your busy schedule.  These 30-minute lessons are offered year round and are taught by mature certified master instructors who will teach the skills you want to learn.  Members and guests of all ages are welcome. Call the aquatics office to get connected with an instructor today!

Paso Robles Aquatics (ages 5 yrs +; year round):     
A competitive aquatic program for all ages and abilities.  With a coaching staff that boasts over 100 years of combined aquatic experience, we are in the business of developing our team members into athletes that posses integrity, skill and strength. Check out the team website for groups, pricing and scheduling. Call to schedule a free week trial!

Swim Academy Advanced Stations 7-10; year round):  REGISTER HERE
Our academy is a continuation of the Swim America system for the developing swimmer with an emphasis on technique, endurance and excellence. This class is a great way to prepare for competitive swimming, water polo, and/or junior lifeguards. Upon graduation, Academy participants are able to complete 300 meters of freestyle, 100 meters of backstroke, 100 individual medley, and perform all water safety swim skills and techniques.

PRE-REQUSITE Academy 1(stations 7-8): 25 meters of freestyle and 10 meters of backstroke                 

PRE-REQUSITE Academy 2 (stations 9-10): 100 meters of freestyle w/ bi-lateral breathing, 25 meters of backstroke, 25 meters of breaststroke, 10 meters of butterfly

Junior Water Polo (ages 7-13; seasonal): DOWNLOAD FLYER
This year around club runs two days a week and is here for you to come for a night, a month or year around! It offers a fun, supportive and positive environment where players of all levels can improve their skills and enjoy friendly competition. Players must be able to swim 25 meters visit the team website for current schedule and to connect with a coach!

ARC Lifeguard Certification Courses (age 15 & up; seasonal):
This course certifies participants in Lifeguarding. The class includes CPRO (CPR for the professional rescuer), First-Aid and Lifeguarding.  This class is a great first job for anyone who loves to be outdoors and around pools! Classes run in the spring and fill up quickly so call ahead to hold your spot!

WSI Certification Courses (age 16 & up; seasonal):
This course certifies participants as a Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.  It will guide participant on how to teach effective swimming lessons to all ages and abilities. The program covers skills and knowledge in a logical progression for aquatic development.  If you like to be in and around the water while working with people this could be a great summer job!

Babysitting Certification Class (ages 11-15: seasonal)
This is a class geared toward 11-15 year olds where they are able to become certified babysitters!  The class teaches how to work with children ages 0-10 years of age, how to start a babysitting business, feeding, clothing, diaper changing, first aid, cpr and more!  We even get hands on experience working with kids of all ages.

Scuba Certification:
PADI certification is available at here through SLO Ocean Currents throughout the year. Classes run year around!

Seasonal Programs:

Little Splashers (all ages welcome; seasonal):
For the first time swimmer, we offer a water exploration class which includes safe water entry, water adjustment, bubble blowing, supported front and back floats, supported kicking, alternating arm movements and fun water themed songs. Non-swimming children of all ages are welcome with an accompanying adult.

Little Swimmers (ages 3 – 5 yrs; seasonal):
Small class sizes for little ones age 3-5 years, we maintain a swimmer:coach ratio of 3:1. Our curriculum follows the same basic goals as our Learn to Swim Stations with adjustments to consider size, coordination, and cognitive development. In this program, participants will stay with the same coaches as they progress through the skills which are designed for younger swimmers to be successful.
PRE-REQUISITE: participants must be comfortable going completely under water unassisted, this is NOT a water adjustment class.

Swim America Stations 1-6 (ages 5 yrs & up; seasonal):
Designed by the American Swim Coaches Association,  Swim America is goal oriented! With our colorful and waterproof certificates, swimmers and parents know from their first lesson the specific goals and skill mastery they are working on to become a proficient swimmer for life. Swimmers are recognized as goals are met at each step of the way. With Swim America water safety comes first! Our lessons are designed to teach all the swim skills your child needs to be safe in and around the water for a lifetime.


Summer Swim League; (ages 5 yrs +: seasonal)

Our Summer Swim League takes your academy level swimmer one step further by offering recreational swim meets on 6 different days during the 8-weeks of summer. This gives swimmers a positive taste of competitive swimming alongside their friends and teammates. Cost includes all 6 meets, a team spirit pack containing a t-shirt, cap and goggles and a special season’s end awards banquet!

PRE-REQUSITE is 25 meters of freestyle and 10 meters of backstroke

Family Swim (seasonal):
It’s time for families and friends to have fun together in the water! Members are free. Guests and all children under 10 years of age $6.  You can purchase 10 passes for $50 or 20 passes for $90 for use by anyone with a member.

Splash Camp (ages 6-12; seasonal):
This week long camp is filled with all the water play you can imagine…splash ball, inflatable toys, games, synchronized swimming, snacks, hot tub and more!  Children must be water safe to join.

Jr. Lifeguard/Jr. Instructor Program (ages 9-14; seasonal)
Get a head start and learn the basics of becoming a life guard and swim lesson instructor!  This one week program introduces basic life guarding, CPR and first aid while teaching leadership skills and water safety. Participants will gain job experience by assisting our lifeguards, running camps and teaching swimming lessons.  All participants are eligible to earn a free summer membership thorough our volunteer program!

Dive-in Movie Nights (all ages; seasonal):   
Need somewhere to cool off on those warm summer nights???  Come and enjoy a PG movie with the family while floating in the pool.  Float toys are provided or bring one of your own.  Call for movie showing, date and times. $5 per person