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Essentials 1 Palm Springs CA May 20-24, 2024


7 Available

Pay a deposit of $200.00 per item

May 20-24, 2024

Desert Hot Springs, CA
Azure Palm Hot Springs

Tel: 760.251.2000

All students stay at this hotel in exchange for use of the pool.
Please call Azure Palm Hot Springs and make your reservation today. Tell them you’re with Miracle Swimming for a special rate.* If you live locally, you may pay a day rate of ~$65-$75 to enter the pool.

Class Schedule:
Monday 9-noon and 3-6
Tuesday 9-noon
Wednesday 9-noon and 3-6
Thursday 9-noon and 3-6
Friday 8-11

The Essentials 1 Course is taught.  Warm hotel pool. If you are an Essentials 1 SloMo candidate, take that course in Sarasota.

Fly into Palm Springs (PSP) or Ontario (ONT) which is an hour west of Desert Hot Springs.

Since this pool is large, we admit 6-8 students. The deepest section is 5.5 feet, ample for people up to 6’2″ to float on back and front without touching bottom.
As with all our courses, the course fee is nonrefundable with the exception of our Guarantee.

Get a peek into your course with the ebook, $12, instant download.

We recommend that you purchase trip insurance. Allianz is a source.

A $200 nonrefundable deposit reserves your space in class. Balance is due April 5, 2024.


*Simply ask for the Miracle Swimming rate and the discounted rates will apply.
We receive $20/night off the “rack” rates.  The rate is the same for one or two guests. Let us know if you wish to share accommodations with a classmate.


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