RECREATION ACTIVITY CLASSES - SPORTS (Winter 2015)

Sport Classes (except Swim, Fencing, & Taiko Drumming) are open to all UCI students, ARC Members, and Non-Members (only UCI Students and ARC Members may register online). All class fees are listed UCI Student & ARC Member/Non-member.
All class fees must be paid prior to the first class meeting. Fall Classes do NOT meet over the Thanksgiving Holiday (Wed 11/26 after 8pm - Sun 11/30).
Acro Flow Dates:  1/7 - 3/11 $25    Instructor:   Jacky Au Register Mon, 12/1
 
Wednesday 8:30pm - 9:20pm Training Zone
  This is an acroyoga-inspired class will take your yoga practice to new heights (literally)! It is a blend between traditional yoga and partner acrobatics. You will fly, spin, and contort through the air as your partner gently supports you through each pose and flow. No experience necessary. Come by yourself, or come with a friend. As you learn to develop strength, balance, and grace in a safe and encouraging environment, you will also re-discover the inner child you thought you had once forgotten and experience the simple joy of play!
 
Adult Swim - Beg Dates:  1/5 - 2/11 $40    Instructor:   Rec Staff Register Mon, 12/1
 
Monday 4:00pm - 4:40pm Pool Lanes 1 - 3
Wednesday 4:00pm - 4:40pm Pool Lanes 1 - 3
  Dive' into the ARC Pool with our staff of certified instructors. Beginning Swimming is for students with limited or no swimming experience. The class is designed to take the beginning student to a point where they are comfortable and confident in the water. Private or semi-private swim lessons available upon request. Private lessons $18 per lesson. Semi-Private lessons are $20 per lesson ($10 each student).
 
Adult Swim - Beg Dates:  1/6 - 2/12 $40    Instructor:   Rec Staff Register Mon, 12/1
 
Tuesday 4:00pm - 4:40pm Pool Lanes 1 - 3
Thursday 4:00pm - 4:40pm Pool Lanes 1 - 3
  Dive' into the ARC Pool with our staff of certified instructors. Beginning Swimming is for students with limited or no swimming experience. The class is designed to take the beginning student to a point where they are comfortable and confident in the water. Private or semi-private swim lessons available upon request. Private lessons $18 per lesson. Semi-Private lessons are $20 per lesson ($10 each student).
 
Adult Swim - Beg/Int Dates:  1/5 - 2/11 $40    Instructor:   Rec Staff Register Mon, 12/1
 
Monday 4:45pm - 5:25pm Pool Lanes 1 - 3
Wednesday 4:45pm - 5:25pm Pool Lanes 1 - 3
  In the Beginning / Intermediate class, students are grouped according to their ability. Students must have a basic swim proficiency to take this class. Swim technique, strength, conditioning, and technique in different strokes are covered. Private or semi-private swim lessons available upon request. Private lessons $18 per lesson. Semi-Private lessons are $20 per lesson ($10 each student).
 
Adult Swim - Beg/Int Dates:  1/6 - 2/12 $40    Instructor:   Rec Staff Register Mon, 12/1
 
Tuesday 4:45pm - 5:25pm Pool Lanes 1 - 3
Thursday 4:45pm - 5:25pm Pool Lanes 1 - 3
  In the Beginning / Intermediate class, students are grouped according to their ability. Students must have a basic swim proficiency to take this class. Swim technique, strength, conditioning, and technique in different strokes are covered. Private or semi-private swim lessons available upon request. Private lessons $18 per lesson. Semi-Private lessons are $20 per lesson ($10 each student).
 
Fencing Dates:  1/7 - 3/11 $45    Instructor:   Ati Seif Register Mon, 12/1
 
Wednesday 7:00pm - 8:20pm Activity Annex
  Have you ever dreamed of sword fighting like a gladiator, musketeer, pirate, or the famous Zorro? Then fencing is the sport for you! Open to all levels, Coach Ati will teach participants the basic skills including footwork, blade work, strategy and etiquette. Participants will conclude the quarter with a fencing match amongst each other. Equipment is provided.
 
Golf - Beg Dates:  1/8 - 2/12 $50/$70    Instructor:   Matt Gillis Register Mon, 12/1
 
Thursday 2:30pm - 4:20pm Upper Field
  The Beginning classes are designed to build and maintain the proper golf swing including grip, stance, alignment, and follow through, as well as rules and etiquette. Clubs and golf balls are provided. Due to field constraints, all golf classes will hit 'short' irons only, #7 and up. Golf classes meet for 6 sessions. All sessions will be held on the upper field at the ARC.
 
Guitar Dates:  1/13 - 3/17 $45    Instructor:   Lyndon Forrester Register Mon, 12/1
 
Tuesday 7:30pm - 8:50pm Workout Shop
  Learn the basics for guitar playing in any style with proper posture, technique, note, chord and tab reading, Students will learn essential chords, scales and exercises along with several popular songs throughout the class. By the end students will be able to play basic chord accompaniment with pick or finger-style techniques and interpret basic tabs and notation. Students must supply their own guitar.
 
Gymnastics Dates:  1/6 - 2/17 $70/$90    Instructor:   Rec Staff Register Mon, 12/1
 
Tuesday 7:30pm - 8:50pm South Coast Gymnastics
  Former World Champion and Olympic medallist Xiaoping Li and his staff of expert instructors will teach basic techniques in Floor Exercises, Bars, and Horse (USGA levels 1-4).
 
Taiko Drumming Dates:  1/7 - 3/11 $25    Instructor:   Caress Mauhili Register Mon, 12/1
 
Wednesday 6:00pm - 6:50pm Activity Annex
  Taiko is an art form that combines drumming with choreographed movement and form. Taiko is both a visual and rhythmic art that also enhances your strength and endurance. In our class, we will teach all of the necessary basics of taiko as well as various styles that are regularly practiced and performed within the taiko community.
 
Tennis - Beg Dates:  1/5 - 2/11 $50/$70    Instructor:   Rancesco Nguyen Register Mon, 12/1
 
Monday 5:30pm - 6:20pm Tennis Courts
Wednesday 5:30pm - 6:20pm Tennis Courts
  The Beginning class covers the basics: forehand, backhand, flat serve, return of serve, volley, basic rules, and scoring/rules. Tennis racquets may be checked out with the instructor. Classes meet for 12 sessions. All classes will be held on ARC Courts 1, 2, & 3.
 
Tennis - Beg Dates:  1/6 - 2/12 $50/$70    Instructor:   Arun Alagappan Register Mon, 12/1
 
Tuesday 5:30pm - 6:20pm Tennis Courts
Thursday 5:30pm - 6:20pm Tennis Courts
  The Beginning class covers the basics: forehand, backhand, flat serve, return of serve, volley, basic rules, and scoring/rules. Tennis racquets may be checked out with the instructor. Classes meet for 12 sessions. All classes will be held on ARC Courts 1, 2, & 3.
 
Tennis - Int Dates:  1/5 - 2/11 $50/$70    Instructor:   Rancesco Nguyen Register Mon, 12/1
 
Monday 6:30pm - 7:20pm Tennis Courts
Wednesday 6:30pm - 7:20pm Tennis Courts
  The Intermediate class is designed to improve rallying skills, learn the slice/spin serve, and improve singles/doubles strategy. Classes meet for 12 sessions. All classes will be held on ARC Courts 1, 2, & 3.
 
Tennis - Int Dates:  1/6 - 2/12 $50/$70    Instructor:   Arun Alagappan Register Mon, 12/1
 
Tuesday 6:30pm - 7:20pm Tennis Courts
Thursday 6:30pm - 7:20pm Tennis Courts
  The Intermediate class is designed to improve rallying skills, learn the slice/spin serve, and improve singles/doubles strategy. Classes meet for 12 sessions. All classes will be held on ARC Courts 1, 2, & 3.
 
UCI Campus Recreation - Guitar Video

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