FM YMCA to hold synchronized swimming week

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FORT MADISON – The Fort Madison YMCA is holding a class this month to introduce swimmers to synchronized swimming.
This five-day class introduces youth to the sport and art of synchronized swimming through techniques, drills, and partner or group work. A performance will be held on Friday, August 2nd.
Classes and performance are held at the Fort Madison Public Pool – 302 20th St, in Fort Madison July 29 – Aug. 2 from 11 a.m. to noon daily. Cost is $20 for the class and is open to male and female swimmers ages 10 to 15. The class is limited to 12 swimmers and registration deadline is July 27th.
This class is meant to be an introduction to the sport of synchronized swimming. All students must have the basic knowledge of swimming for safety. Students MUST be able to do the following: Swim the length of the pool and back (50 yards), be comfortable in deep water, and
be able to tread water for a minimum of two minutes.
Register at the Fort Madison Family YMCA. For more information call 319-372-2403 or email:

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