Swim Lessons at the Spencer Student Recreation Center Pool!

We are pleased to announce our newest service offered to the students and surrounding community here at Western Illinois University. We will be offering two different level courses to either get started at a beginner level, or to continue working on brushing up your skills in learning more advanced strokes.

The pricing structure for the new swim lessons program is as follows:

Group Prices                                                                                                                              Student – $25                                                                                                                                 Member – $30                                                                                                                                   Non-Member – $35

Private Prices                                                                                                                           Student – $100
Member – $110                                                                                                                                  Non-Member – $125

Learning the basics
Designed to help participants gain basic aquatic skills and swimming strokes, including the front crawl, breaststroke, and elementary backstroke. Participants also learn skills and concepts needed to stay safe around water, in addition to those needed to help themselves or others in an aquatic emergency.

Improving Skills and Swimming Strokes
Seeks to improve participants’ proficiency in basic aquatic skills (including rotary breathing, surface dives, and treading) and the six basic swimming strokes (front crawl, back crawl, butterfly, breaststroke, elementary backstroke and sidestroke). Participants also learn skills and concepts needed to stay safe around water, in addition to those needed to help themselves or others in an aquatic emergency.

These courses will consist of eight 45-Minute lessons. If you’re interested, please contact our Aquatics Director, Pat McGrath at (309) 298-1228, Ext 238. Also, check out our page for registration information for our group classes.

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Intramural Sports Announces REC*IT!

MLeagues REC*IT App – Intramurals Go Mobile

Campus Recreation Intramural Sports is pleased to announce the arrival of REC*IT – the official (and free!) mobile app of IMLeagues. REC*IT gives you mobile access to all your intramural and rec center activities.

Schedules, results, stats, real-time news, chat & messaging – everything you need to manage your active lifestyle and keep in touch with teammates is now seamlessly integrated. Put all your intramural and rec activity information on your phone by downloading REC*IT for iOS or Androidtoday.

Game on!

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