Gordon Head Recreation Centre: Camps & Classes


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4100 Lambrick Way, Victoria, British Columbia, V8N 5R3
  • Your first step in becoming a lifeguard. Candidates learn CPR, basic lifesaving skills, solo and partner rescues, searches and other rescue and first aid skills. Pre-Requisites: Star Patrol (recommended), 12 years old (recommended) and the abilit...

    12-14 yrs, 4 sessions

    Mo-Th - 1pm - 3:30pm $92.00 661357
    Mo-Th - 1pm - 3:30pm $95.00 758865
    Sa - 1:30pm - 4pm $95.00 739181
    Mo-Th - 10am - 12:30pm $95.00 759604
  • This workout uses weights, body bars, tubing, stability balls and more to promote muscle strength and endurance by targeting all major muscle groups. Great cross-training class for all levels.

    16+ yrs, 2 sessions

    Tu - 5pm - 5:40pm Free 737914
    Tu - 5pm - 5:40pm Free 757318
  • Zumba fitness classes eliminate the 'work' from 'working out' by combining amazing, irresistible Latin and international music with dynamic, yet simple exercise moves. Even if you have two left feet, you'll love attending ZUMBA┬« fitness classes.

    16+ yrs, 18 sessions

    Tu - 6:30pm - 7:30pm $60.00 740079
    Tu - 7:35pm - 8:35pm $60.00 740104
    We - 9:15am - 10:15am $60.00 740076
    Th - 6:30pm - 7:30pm $60.00 740105
    Sa - 9:30am - 10:30am $50.00 740108
    Tu - 6:30pm - 7:30pm $39.00 759307
    We - 9:15am - 10:15am $39.00 759305
  • An introduction to the wonderful world of movement and music. Parent Participation required.

    2-3 yrs, 9 sessions

    Tu - 10:15am - 10:45am $60.00 742015
    Tu - 11am - 11:30am $60.00 742014
    We - 9:30am - 10am $60.00 742016
    Fr - 9:15am - 9:45am $20.00 761109
    Fr - 9:50am - 10:20am $20.00 761111
    Fr - 9:15am - 9:45am $20.00 761110
    Th - 10:25am - 10:55am $50.00 733083
  • (12 - 24 months) Babies and caregivers are introduced to rhythmic breathing, moving forward and backward, front and back float with recovery, and shallow water entries and exits.

    12mth-2yrs, 10 sessions

    Tu - 11:15am - 11:45am $62.00 733524
    We - 5pm - 5:30pm $62.00 733526
    Fr - 9:30am - 10am $62.00 733532
    Sa - 10am - 10:30am $57.00 733537
    Sa - 4:30pm - 5pm $57.00 733538
    Su - 3pm - 3:30pm $57.00 733540
    Mo - 5pm - 5:30pm $51.00 733522
  • (4 - 12 months) Babies and caregivers are introduced to getting wet, buoyancy and movement, front, back and vertical positioning the water and shallow water entries and exits.

    4-12 mth, 11 sessions

    Tu - 11:15am - 11:45am $62.00 734093
    Tu - 11:15am - 11:45am $62.00 734093
    We - 5pm - 5:30pm $62.00 734109
    Fr - 9:30am - 10am $62.00 734096
    Sa - 10am - 10:30am $57.00 734105
    Sa - 4:30pm - 5pm $57.00 734098
    Su - 3pm - 3:30pm $57.00 734100
  • (2-3yrs old) Toddlers and caregivers work on submersion, front and back floats and glides, jumping into chest-deep water with assistance, kicking on front and front swim.

    2-3 yrs, 35 sessions

    Tu - 10:45am - 11:15am $62.00 733723
    Tu - 4:45pm - 5:15pm $62.00 733724
    Tu,Th - 6pm - 6:30pm $68.00 733733
    We - 1:30pm - 2pm $62.00 733726
    We - 3:30pm - 4pm $62.00 733729
    We - 5pm - 5:30pm $62.00 733730
    Fr - 9:30am - 10am $62.00 733755
  • (Ages: 5 years and up) Level 7: Swimmers increase their distance on front and back crawl (50m) and elementary back stroke (25m), learn front scull, whip kick on front and dolphin kick, learn stride entry and swim 150 metres continuously. Leve...

    5-16 yrs, 20 sessions

    Tu - 4:30am - 5:15am $73.00 734038
    Tu,Th - 5:30pm - 6:15pm $80.00 734045
    Tu,Th - 6:15pm - 7pm $80.00 734046
    We - 4:15pm - 5pm $73.00 734040
    Fr - 3:30pm - 4:15pm $73.00 734049
    Fr - 4:15pm - 5pm $73.00 734050
    Sa - 10am - 10:45am $67.00 734054
  • (Ages: 5 years and up) Swimmers learn front and back float, front and back glide, flutter kick (assisted), shallow water entries and exits, and swim 5 metres.

    5-16 yrs, 41 sessions

    Tu - 5:15pm - 5:45pm $62.00 733822
    Tu,Th - 5:30pm - 6pm $68.00 733837
    Tu,Th - 6pm - 6:30pm $68.00 769804
    Tu,Th - 6:30pm - 7pm $68.00 733839
    We - 4pm - 4:30pm $62.00 733830
    We - 4:30pm - 5pm $62.00 733829
    We - 5pm - 5:30pm $62.00 733828
  • (Ages: 5 years and up) Swimmers learn front and back glide with flutter kick, front swim, practice deep-water activities (assisted) and swim 10 metres continuously.

    5-16 yrs, 40 sessions

    Tu - 5:15pm - 5:45pm $62.00 733866
    Tu,Th - 5:30pm - 6pm $68.00 733881
    Tu,Th - 6:30pm - 7pm $68.00 733883
    We - 4pm - 4:30pm $62.00 733872
    We - 4:30pm - 5pm $62.00 733873
    We - 5pm - 5:30pm $62.00 733874
    Th - 5pm - 5:30pm $62.00 733868
  • (Ages: 5 years and up) Level 5: Swimmers practice front crawl (15m), learn back crawl (15m) and whip kick on back, learn stride dive and treading water, head-first sculling on back, and swim 50 metres continuously. Level 6: Swimmers increase...

    5-16 yrs, 30 sessions

    Tu - 3:45pm - 4:30pm $73.00 734004
    Tu,Th - 5:30pm - 6:15pm $80.00 734012
    Tu,Th - 6:15pm - 7pm $80.00 734013
    We - 3:30pm - 4:15pm $73.00 734007
    We - 5pm - 5:45pm $73.00 734031
    Th - 4:30pm - 5:15pm $73.00 734028
    Fr - 3:30pm - 4:15pm $73.00 734016
  • (Ages: 5 years and up) Swimmers work on their distance with front and black glide with flutter kick, practice flutter kick unassisted, wear a PFD in deep water, float in deep water, and swim 15 metres continuously.

    5-16 yrs, 41 sessions

    Tu,Th - 5:30pm - 6pm $68.00 733921
    Tu - 5:45pm - 6:15pm $62.00 733908
    Tu,Th - 6pm - 6:30pm $68.00 733922
    Tu,Th - 6:30pm - 7pm $68.00 733923
    We - 4pm - 4:30pm $62.00 733913
    We - 5pm - 5:30pm $62.00 733914
    Th - 4pm - 4:30pm $62.00 733910
  • (Ages: 5 years and up) Swimmers learn back swim with body roll and front crawl (10m), work on flutter kick on back, perform kneeling dive, and are introduced to sculling and swim 25 metres continuously.

    5-16 yrs, 41 sessions

    Tu,Th - 5:30pm - 6pm $68.00 733969
    Tu - 5:45pm - 6:15pm $62.00 733956
    Tu,Th - 6pm - 6:30pm $68.00 733970
    Tu,Th - 6:30pm - 7pm $68.00 733971
    We - 4pm - 4:30pm $62.00 733961
    We - 5pm - 5:30pm $62.00 733962
    Th - 4pm - 4:30pm $62.00 733958
  • Looking for one-on-one instruction? Do your strokes need a boost or refresher? With Simple Set lessons, you choose a time that works for you within the advertised set schedule and receive personalized instruction for the entire lesson set. Instruc...

    3+ yrs, 20 sessions

    We - 3:30pm - 4pm $231.00 733769
    Fr - 5pm - 5:30pm $231.00 737555
    Sa - 2:30pm - 3pm $210.00 733767
    Su - 2:30pm - 3pm $210.00 733779
    Mo - 3:30pm - 4pm $189.00 733765
    Tu,Th - 5pm - 5:30pm $210.00 733770
    Tu,Th - 7pm - 7:30pm $210.00 733771
  • Prerequisite: child must be able to submerge underwater and be independent in pool without parent or instructor's help.

    3-5 yrs, 10 sessions

    Sa - 3pm - 3:30pm $7.50 per 1/2 hour class $75.00 733550
    Sa - 3:30pm - 4pm $7.50 per 1/2 hour class $75.00 733549
    Mo,We - 3:45pm - 4:15pm $7.50 per 1/2 hour class $68.00 733551
    Mo,We - 4:15pm - 4:45pm $7.50 per 1/2 hour class $68.00 733552
    Mo-Fr - 9:30am - 10am $7.50 for 1/2 hr class $75.00 757801
    Tu,Th - 5pm - 5:30pm $7.50 for 1/2 hr class $60.00 757805
    Tu,Th - 6:15pm - 6:45pm $7.50 per 1/2 hour class $105.00 733090
  • (Ages: 5 years and up) Level 9: Swimmers increase their distance on front and back crawl (100m), elementary back stroke (50m) and breast stroke (25m), learn sidestroke kick, learn head-first surface dive, and swim 400 metres continuously. Lev...

    5-16 yrs, 10 sessions

    We - 4:30pm - 5:30pm $84.00 734066
    Fr - 4pm - 5pm $84.00 734072
    Sa - 3:30pm - 4:30pm $76.00 734076
    Su - 3pm - 4pm $76.00 734078
    Mo - 4:30pm - 5:30pm $69.00 734079
    Tu,Th - 6pm - 7pm $76.00 734080
    Mo-Fr - 10:45am - 11:45am $77.00 758141
  • Prerequisite: LFSS level 1 or must be able to submerge underwater and perform basic front and back floats and glides with basic kick.

    4-6 yrs, 10 sessions

    Sa - 3pm - 3:30pm $7.50 per 1/2 hour class $75.00 733562
    Sa - 4pm - 4:30pm $7.50 per 1/2 hour class $75.00 733561
    Mo,We - 4:15pm - 4:45pm $7.50 per 1/2 hour class $68.00 733564
    Mo,We - 4:45pm - 5:15pm $7.50 per 1/2 hour class $68.00 733563
    Mo-Fr - 10am - 10:30am $7.50 for 1/2 hr lesson $75.00 757809
    Tu,Th - 5:30pm - 6pm $7.50 for 1/2 hr lesson $75.00 757813
    Tu,Th - 6:45pm - 7:15pm $7.50 per 1/2 hour class $105.00 733102
  • Prerequisite: Swim Kids 4 or completion of LFSS level 2.

    5-10 yrs, 10 sessions

    Sa - 3:30pm - 4:15pm $9 per 3/4 hour class $90.00 733573
    Mo,We - 3:30pm - 4:15pm $9 per 3/4 hour class $81.00 733569
    Mo,We - 4:45pm - 5:30pm $9 per 3/4 hour class $81.00 733574
    Mo-Fr - 10:30am - 11:15am $9 per class $90.00 757816
    Tu,Th - 6pm - 6:45pm $9 per class $72.00 757820
    Tu,Th - 5:30pm - 6:15pm $9 per class LFSS 3 & 4 fee $126.00 733109
    Mo-Fr - 12:15pm - 1pm $68.00 763954
  • (Ages: 12 - 16 years) These lessons allow you to set your own goals while swimming with other teens! Whether you are just learning how to swim or brushing up on strokes, these lessons are a perfect way of socializing while improving confidence in...

    12-16 yrs, 10 sessions

    Tu,Th - 4:45pm - 5:30pm $53.00 763355
    Tu,Th - 4:45pm - 5:30pm $53.00 763356
    We - 6:45pm - 7:30pm $73.00 738857
    Mo-Fr - 11am - 11:45am $53.00 756387
    Mo,We - 6pm - 6:45pm $53.00 756391
    Tu - 6:30pm - 7:15pm $60.00 759204
    Mo-Fr - 11am - 11:45am $67.00 756388
  • (All Levels) This program is designed to meet the individual needs of all ages. The built-in flexibility of the program allows the instructor to tailor the classes to meet your needs based on personal goals and rate of progress.

    16+ yrs, 7 sessions

    We - 8:30pm - 9:30pm $84.00 733520
    Mo - 8:30pm - 9:30pm $69.00 733518
    Mo - 8:30pm - 9:30pm $54.00 757785
    We - 8:30pm - 9:30pm $61.00 757786
    Mo,We - 6:30pm - 7:30pm $61.00 759206
    Th - 6:30pm - 7:30pm $61.00 759208
    Mo,We - 6:30pm - 7:30pm $69.00 759207