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Oshun Swim School

Swim Foundations: Womxn of Color (2 week course)

with Chandrika Francis

$20

Who is this class for: complete beginner to intermediate womxn of color & non-binary POC. 

Maximum number of Students: 5

Pool Description: Indoor Full size pool. 

This foundational swim course will run once weekly for two weeks.This is a journey towards empowered, liberated, and skilled swimming for womxn of color.  We will build skills around breathing, understanding your body in relationship with water, floating, body alignment, and stroke development.  Through mindfulness, meditation, and self inquiry activities, we center healing and deepening your relationship with water. No previous swim skills necessary. This class is geared towards adults of color with fear of water, but also welcomes those who already love being in water, and want to develop their skills in a safer space.

Thanks to the generous support of the New Settlement Community Center and Outdoor Afro this $120 workshop is offered for $20. However, we ask that you only register if you are can commit to attending both classes.

*COVD-19 Precautions: Class size limited to 5 students, instructor is vaccinated, students are asked to either be vaccinated or take a covid test within 24 hours of class. 

*Please note this class is a space for those who have experienced gender and race based exclusions from aquatic environments. Contact connect@oshunswimschool.com if you have questions or want to find a different way to be involved! 

 

  • Mondays: Nov 27 - Dec 4th, 2023
    Mon for 2 weeks from 5:00 - 6:30 pm
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  • Wednesdays: Nov 29 - Dec 6th, 2023
    Wed for 2 weeks from 5:00 - 6:30 pm
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New Settlement Community Center, 1501 Jerome Avenue, Bronx, NY 10452

1501 Jerome Avenue
Bronx, NY 10452 Get directions

Room: Pool (downstairs)

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