Adult Group Classes

We offer swimming programs for swimmers at every level, from beginners to competitive athletes.

100-Mile Swim Club

Become a regular swimmer and join our 100-Mile Swim Club.  Swim 100 miles during the year (January 1 to December 31) and receive a prize. Chart your miles at the First Level Pool or Fourth Level Indoor Pool.

Price: Complimentary

10k Swim Day

Join fellow EBC swimmers for this special event on the Deck. Come solo, bring a friend or build a relay to cover 10k in the North Outdoor Pool. The event will run in three waves. This event is for swimmers who can maintain a two-minute or faster pace per 100 yards. Guests are welcome, but must be registered by a member in advance. To register, contact the Aquatics Department at aquatics@eastbankclub.com or (312) 527-5800, extension 360.

Schedule:

Price: Complimentary
SaturdayOctober 147:00 am - 2:00 pmIan RoseNorth Outdoor Pool

Intermediate Swim Workouts

Instructors help swimmers improve technique through stroke critique and drills. These structured practices focus on improving efficiency, endurance, strength and speed. This class is for those who can swim at least one length of the pool. To register, contact the Reservation Desk at (312) 527-5800, extension 222, or reservations@eastbankclub.com.

Schedule:

Price: $60 per four-class session
ThursdaysSeptember 7 - 285:45 pm - 6:30 pmErik MedinaFirst Level Pool
ThursdaysOctober 5 - 265:45 pm - 6:30 pmErik MedinaFirst Level Pool

Lifeguard Certification Course

East Bank Club will be hosting an American Red Cross shallow water lifeguard certification course this fall. Learn how to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies in shallow water and how to provide basic care until EMS personnel take over. For more information and to register, contact the Aquatics Department at (312) 527-5800, extension 360, or aquatics@eastbankclub.com.

Schedule:

Price: $200 per five-class course
TuesdaysSeptember 26 and October 310:00 am - 3:00 pm First Level Pool / Kinzie Room
WednesdaysSeptember 27 and October 49:00 am - 2:00 pm First Level Pool / Kinzie Room
ThursdayOctober 510:00 am - 3:00 pm First Level Pool / Kinzie Room

Masters Swim

The East Bank Club Masters Swim Team offers a great way to stay in top swimming shape. The workouts incorporate interval training, and swimmers are grouped by level to give everyone the best workout possible. Coaches provide swimmers with tips for improved technique. Participants should be at an intermediate level or higher. Workouts are adjusted for those who wish to only swim freestyle. There is no advance registration for Masters Swim.

Schedule:

Price: Complimentary
Mondays5:30 am - 6:45 am Jared RummelNorth Outdoor Pool (weather permitting; alternate location: First Level Pool)
Tuesdays6:30 pm - 7:45 pm Jen DoranNorth Outdoor Pool (weather permitting; alternate location: First Level Pool)
Thursdays6:30 pm - 7:45 pm Jared RummelNorth Outdoor Pool (weather permitting; alternate location: First Level Pool)
Saturdays8:00 am - 9:30 am Dan GogginNorth Outdoor Pool (weather permitting; alternate location: First Level Pool)

Open Water Swims

Join us at Ohio Street Beach for open water swims that average approximately two miles. We’ll cover beach starts, buoy swims for sighting, drafting and cramp removal techniques. Participants should be comfortable swimming in open water. Intermediate to advanced swimming experience is necessary. For more information and to register, contact Director of Aquatics Ian Rose at (312) 527-5800, extension 360, or irose@eastbankclub.com.

Schedule:

Price: Complimentary
Fridaysthrough September 296:00 am - 7:00 amJared RummelOhio Street Beach (weather permitting)

Swimming 101

This clinic is designed to help adult beginner swimmers build confidence in the water and learn essential foundations of swimming. Our instructor will teach swimming basics and cover techniques to help you feel comfortable in the water. To register, contact the Reservation Desk at (312) 527-5800, extension 222, or reservations@eastbankclub.com.

Schedule:

Price: $100 per four-class session (October) / $50 per two-class session (September)
WednesdaysSeptember 20 and 276:00 pm - 6:45 pmAngelica UribeFourth Level Indoor Pool
WednesdaysOctober 4 - 256:00 pm - 6:45 pmAngelica UribeFourth Level Indoor Pool