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  • Masters Swimming Program

    Ages 18 and Up, Under 18 must be accompanied by adult Designed swim workouts, not swimming lessons. Lanes are divided by ability, and workouts are scaled to each lane. For more information, visit our website. Mankato Community Education and Recreation is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for participants, staff and the community we serve by following guidance from the Minnesota Departments of Health and Education.
  • Open Lap Swim

    Enjoy open lap swim hours at the Mankato East High School Pool. We have various types of equipment (kickboards, paddles, fins, and goggles) that you may borrow for the day. Drop in on whichever days work for your schedule. You can pay ahead or pay at the pool.
  • Water Aerobics, Lap Swim, and Water Walking

    Ages 18 and Up, Under 18 must be accompanied by adult Classes are led by an experienced instructor, taking into consideration participants’ individual needs. No swimming ability is required for Water Aerobics. Shallow and deep water is available. Expectant mothers welcome! Mankato Community Education and Recreation is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for participants, staff and the community we serve by following guidance from the Minnesota Departments of Health and Education.
  • Water Safety Instructor Course

    Earn your certification to teach American Red Cross swimming and water safety, and gain the skills needed to teach courses and make presentations to swimmers of every age and ability. Through our Aquatic Instructor Training program, you can help recreational swimmers meet their goals, refine their skills and stay safe in, on, and around water. Water Safety Instructor (WSI) course trains instructor candidates to teach all of the courses presented in the Swimming and Water Safety program to all age groups; learn-to-swim courses including Parent and Child Aquatics, Preschool Aquatics, Learn-to-Swim Levels 1-6, Adult Swim, and private swimming lessons. This certification is the gold standard and provides the most comprehensive training for swim instructors. November 25 is OPTIONAL for those that would like to work on the prerequisites. Pre-requisites Front crawl - 25 yds Back crawl - 25 yds Breaststroke - 25 yds Elementary backstroke - 25 yds Sidestroke - 25 yds Butterfly - 15 yds Maintain position on back for 1 minute in deep water Tread water for 1 minute