Edsall Park Swim Club

Springfield

66 Ratings

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In a Nutshell

Season pass to a private swim club with a lap/diving pool, a wading pool, and picnic areas with gas grills

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Sep 1, 2015. Amount paid never expires. New customers only. Previous members or dependents of previous members not eligible for this purchase. Must sign waiver; those younger than 18 must be accompanied by guardian. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. Not valid for swim team membership. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose from Three Options

  • $179 for season pass for two ($450 value)
  • $269 for family season pass ($550 value)
  • $99 for a season pass for one ($350 value)

Water Ways: The Basic Swim Strokes

There are many ways to propel oneself through water. Read on to learn more about the most common swimming strokes.

Front crawl: starting face-down, swimmers alternate their arms as they reach forward in the water. Between strokes, the head turns to either side to inhale, and exhales as it turns back into the water. Since breathing can slow swimmers down, good breathing technique is key in competition.

Freestyle: in competitive swimming, the freestyle competition is technically a free-for-all; racers can swim whatever stroke they want. But most choose the front crawl, which has caused the two terms to become generally synonymous.

Backstroke: as swimmers lay on their backs, the arms alternate in a rotating motion, rising out of the water, over the head, and back down again.

Flutter kick: keeping the legs relatively straight with a slight bend at the knee, swimmers alternate their feet up and down. The flutter kick is used in the front crawl as well as the backstroke.

Breaststroke: this stroke begins with the head above water. The arms extend forward and dig into the water, propelling swimmers’ heads below the surface. As the arms scoop around the sides and come back to the swimmers’ chests, their heads will pop back up out of the water. Unlike the front crawl, the breaststroke employs the whip kick, in which the legs kick out in a circular motion similar to frogs.

Butterfly: starting face-down with their arms at their sides, swimmers bring their arms together up out of the water and above their heads. In this stroke, the legs must stay together at all times, kicking as if they were a dolphin’s flukes fanning a hot fish. During competition, accidentally breaking into a flutter or whip kick results in disqualification.

Edsall Park Swim Club

Celebrating over 50 years of operation, the private Edsall Park Swim Club offers an array of entertainment options for visitors of all ages, featuring two pool, one for adults with two lap lanes and a diving board, and a pool just for younger swimmers. A picnic area is stocked with gas grills for cookouts, a basketball court, playground area, and a snack shack. For those ages 4–18 who take their swimming more seriously, members of the club can join the Dolphin swim team.

Customer Reviews

66 Ratings

good for kids
Abdellah M. · November 5, 2016
Nice family oriented place to cool off.
Michele B. · July 29, 2016
Has a nice big baby pool. A friendly neighborhood pool!
Jordan L. · July 8, 2016
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    Springfield

    5505 Montgomery Street

    Springfield, VA 22151

    +17032683643

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