Top 3 tips: Cutting down on swimming-related irritation Stinging eyes, itching skin, and faded bathing suits are all unfortunate side effects of swimming that, at one point or another, bother even the most casual of swimmers. Although these are often blamed on chlorine, the real culprits are fearsome water-borne organic contaminants and acidic water, which […]
About Paul SimpsonPaul Simpson is the Aquatics Director at the Keene Family YMCA.
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We will be offering two American Red Cross Lifeguard courses in the spring. The dates and times are as follows: Lifeguard Course 1 Friday 4/8 6-8pm Saturday 4/9 9:30am-4:30pm Sunday 4/10 9:30am-4:30pm Saturday 4/16 9:30am-4:30pm Sunday 4/17 9:30am-4:30pm Lifeguard Course 2 Friday 5/13 6-8pm Saturday 5/14 9:30am-4:30pm Sunday 5/15 9:30am-4:30pm Saturday 5/21 9:30am-4:30pm Sunday 5/22 […]
Are you interested in teaching swim lessons? The Keene Family YMCA will be holding an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor course this spring. The course dates and times will be as follows: Friday 4/29 6-8pm Saturday 4/30 9am-5pm Sunday 5/1 9:30am-4:30pm Saturday 5/7 9am-5pm Sunday 5/8 9:30am-4:30pm Attendance on all course dates is required […]