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Essentials 1 Palm Springs CA September 8-12, 2024


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September 8-12, 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. Hotel is not included in course fee.
Please call Azure Palm Hot Springs and make your reservation today. Tell them you’re with Miracle Swimming for a special rate.*

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 (formerly called Beginning) Course is taught. The course is given in the warm hotel pool. Each student is required to stay at Azure Palm.
The price now includes purchase of a tether for use in class and afterward ($30 for registered students).

If you are an Essentials 1 SloMo candidate, do not register for Essentials 1, even if this location is closer to where you live. You must be in the correct course to get the benefit.

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

Class size: 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. If the course doesn’t fly, your payment will be refunded.

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

A $200 nonrefundable deposit reserves your space in class. Balance is due, paid in full by July 25, 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.


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