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Winter Offerings

Oakland Drop In

$40

with Chandrika Francis

Calendar Current session started Jan 6, 2020

*Drop in is only available where a space opens up in the otherwise full classes.  Please confirm the date and time of your drop in BEFORE registering.  Thank you!

This registers you for a one day drop in class of the Oakland Swim Workshop - a journey towards empowered, liberated, and skilled swimming centering womxn and non-binary folks of color. We will build skills around breathing, understanding your body in relationship with water, body alignment, and stroke development.  Through community building, mindfulness, meditation, and self-inquiry activities, your holistic relationship with water is centered. This is a course for those who are very nervous in water, as well as those who already feel at home. Come as you are. 

$10-$40 sliding scale per lesson (sorry there are no full scholarships for this option)

Drop-in is only available when space allow.  Please confirm availability by email/phone BEFORE registering.  Thank you and looking forward to exploring the water with you! 

Oakland Swim Workshop

$40

with Chandrika Francis

Calendar Current session started Jan 6, 2020 at 8 pm, runs for 8 weeks
5 additional sessions through Jan 9, 2020

This is an 8-week journey towards empowered, liberated, and skilled swimming centering womxn and non-binary folks of color. We will build skills around breathing, understanding your body in relationship with water, body alignment, and stroke development.  Through community building, mindfulness, meditation, and self-inquiry activities, your holistic relationship with water is centered. This is a course for those who are very nervous in water, as well as those who already feel at home. Come as you are. 

By the end of this course, you will feel confident in the skills you have gained as a swimmer and the evolution of your relationship to water. 

The full cost of the course is $320.  You are asked to contribute the cost of one class ($40) and Outdoor Afro is generously covering the rest for 30 participants! By completing this registration, you are automatically considered for the scholarship.  If you do not receive the scholarship, you will be given the option to pay for the course or receive a full refund of your registration.

*Please note this class is a space that centers womxn and non-binary people of color.  Please contact oshunswimschool@gmail.com if you have questions or want to find a different way to be involved! 





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