Enhance Your Swimming Skills with Swim Clinics for Competitive Adult Swimmers

Led by World Renown Masters Swimmer, Karlyn Pipes-Neilsen

Thursday, April 19, 2012


Take your swimming training to a whole new level! Learn how to swim faster with less effort, relax and find your balance, and to effectively breathe in any condition. Karlyn Pipes Neilsen, an experienced masters swimmer who holds over 208 masters world records, will lead this clinic.


Three clinics will be conducted at Seatack Recreation Center:

  • Open Water Swimming Skills Clinic will be held 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Friday, May 4, 2012, and costs $125.
  • Faster Freestyle Swimming Clinic will be conducted 11 am – 3:30 pm, Saturday, May 5, 2012. Your skills will be videotaped, so you will be able to analyze your own stroke. This clinic is $175.
  • The Multi-Strokes Swimming Clinic will be held 11:30 am – 2:30 pm, Sunday, May 6, 2012, and costs $130.

Please note that a Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation membership or visitor pass is required. To register, please visit any Virginia Beach Recreation Center.

Karyln Pipes-Neilsen lives in Kona, Hawaii and is known world-wide for being an accomplished swimmer. She is a talented instructor who uses her high energy to deliver a fun, fast paced clinic. For more information about Karyln and her techniques, visit http://www.aquaticedge.org.

For more information about these clinics, please contact an aquatic supervisor at Seatack Recreation Center by calling (757) 437-4858 or emailing fun@VBgov.com.

Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation’s vision is a balanced, sustainable and value-focused system of parks, recreation and public spaces that creates a sense of community.  We are accredited by CAPRA, the certifying agency of the National Recreation and Park Association. For more information, call (757) 385-1100 (TTY: 711 Virginia Relay), visit VBgov.com/parks or sign up for our email newsletters at VBgov.com/enews.