Aquatics

Aquatics

If you’re looking for lap swim, lessons, aqua fitness or just fun family swim time, Rush Copley Healthplex has an aquatics program for you.

Young girl swimming in pool

Rush Copley Healthplex Aquatics

Experience our two luxurious pools with excellent programs and services for the whole family. We offer over 20 fitness classes per week — from high intensity classes such as H2O Combo and Aqua Boot Camp, to Ageless Aqua and Arthritis Plus, there’s a class for anyone looking for an exhilarating workout. Our outstanding Learn to Swim program engages infants as young as 6 months to adults in swim lessons to feel confident and safe around the water, and the program is available for members and nonmembers. Whether you are a beginner or someone who wants to improve your strokes, we have a group class or private lesson for you. Our certified staff, wide variety of classes, and beautiful pools offer a refreshing experience for people of all ages.

Aquatic Programs at Rush Copley Healthplex

NEW! Pre/Post Natal Aqua

This class includes a variety of exercises designed specifically to meet the needs of new and expectant mothers. This class will include low impact aerobics, moderate strength training, core strengthening and stretching. All pre and post-natal women must provide written clearance from their provider to particiapte. 8-week program.

Aqua Adult Fitness Classes

For an exhilerating workout, we offer a range of fitness classes.

Aqua Kids Learn to Swim

Rush Copley Healthplex's Learn to Swim program is designed for child of all ages and allows swimmers to progress at their own pace. Lessons take place in our lap pool or warm therapy pool.

Learn to Swim Levels

  • Water Babies (6 months to 2 years): Focus is on water adjustment, safety skills and a great time to bond with your child.
  • Parent Tot (2 to 3 ½ years): Children will learn exploration and basic propulsion skills through water play.
  • Preschool 1 (3 ½ to 5 years): Students will explore the water and learn to be comfortable in aquatic environments.  The basic ideas of floating and airway control will be taught. Prerequisite:  Mentally ready to participate without a parent present.
  • Preschool 2 (3 ½ to 5 years): Students will perfect their front and back glides and add arm paddles and kicks with the glides. Rolling and treading water will also be introduced. Prerequisite: Submerge completely and blow bubbles, float on back and front with minimal support.
  • Preschool 3 (3 ½ to 5 years): Students will coordinate the front and back crawl strokes. They will learn the elementary backstroke and treading water. Safety skills will be reinforced. Prerequisite: Swim independently 15 yards on front and back.
  • Youth 1 (6 to 13 years): Students will explore the water and learn to be comfortable in aquatic environments. Front and back floating and airway control will be taught.
  • Youth 2 (6 to 13 years): Students will perfect their front and back glides and add arm paddles and kicks with the glides.  They will learn to swim 10 yards with rolling for air when needed. Back crawl and treading water will also be introduced. Prerequisite: submerge completely and blow bubbles. Do front and back floats and glides by self.
  • Youth 3 (6 to 13 years): Students will coordinate the front and back crawl strokes.  They will also learn the elementary backstroke, treading water and safety skills. Prerequisite: swimming 10 yards on front rolling to back when needed for air. Swim 10 yards on back using arms and legs to propel.
  • Youth 4 (6 to 13 years): Build and improve on the front crawl, back stroke and elementary backstroke.  Introduction to the breast stroke and side stroke and turns at the wall. Prerequisite: swim front crawl, back stroke and elementary backstroke for 25 yards each and tread water for 30 seconds.
  • Youth 5 (6 to 13 years): Students will learn the butterfly stroke and flip turns.  They also will refine and improve endurance in the front crawl, back crawl, breaststroke, sidestroke and elementary backstroke. Prerequisite: swim 50 yards of front crawl, back crawl and elementary back stroke, 25 yards of breaststroke and sidestroke, plus tread water for 2 minutes.
  • Junior Stroke (6 to 13 years): Students will continue to refine all strokes to perform with more ease, efficiency, power and smoothness. They will learn the fundamentals of personal water safety. Prerequisite: swim all six strokes well for 50 yards each and tread water for 5 minutes.

Swim lessons are non-refundable, make-ups for members only if space allows. Limit one per session, must be used in current session.

Private and Semi-Private Swim Lessons

Private and semi-private swim lessons are for all ages, toddler through adult.  To schedule lesson, please call (630) 978-6280 or email Kevin.Satler@rushcopley.com.

30-minute Swim Lessons/Members

Private Semi-Private (per person)
5 lessons: $125 5 lessons: $100
10 lessons: $240 10 lessons: $190
15 lessons: $360 15 essons: $270

30-minute Swim Lessons/Nonmembers

Private Semi-Private (per person)
5 lessons: $180 5 lessons: $140
10 lessons: $350 10 lessons: $270
15 lessons: $510 15 lessons: $390

45-minute Swim Lessons/Members

Private Semi-Private (per person)
5 lessons: $185 5 lessons: $145
10 lessons: $360 10 lessons: $280
15 lessons: $525 15 lessons: $405

45-minute Swim Lessons/Nonmembers

Priivate Semi-Private (per person)
5 lessons: $270 5 lessons: $210
10 lessons: $525 10 lessons: $405
15 lessons: $765 15 lessons: $585
Family Open Swim

Hours for Family Swim

Monday through Thursday: 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 1:30 to 4 p.m.
There is no Family Swim on Friday.

Exclusive for members with the option to bring a guest. Children under the age of 2 are free if the guardian is a member, children ages 12 and under are $10 each and guests 13 years or older are $20 each.

Enhanced Safety Measures

Rush Copley Healthplex has implemented enhanced safety measures in place to protect against COVID-19. Learn more