Swimming Saves Lives

Swimming Saves Lives is a low-cost adult swim lessons program at the Richmond Plunge. The lessons are small group, maximum of 6 students per instructor. Priority will be given to Richmond residents.


Cost is $20 total and includes a swim cap. Class fees must be paid on or before the first class.


SSL is closed for the Spring 2018 session. If you would like to be notified the next time the program is run, please add your name to the waitlist.
Click here to add yourself to the waitlist.

Enrolled Student Information

For students currently confirmed for a 2018 SSL session, please download and fill out the mandatory forms and bring them to your first lesson.

SSL Registration Form
USMS 30-Day Trial Form
Richmond Swims Liability Release Form

We also need to receive your lesson payment! Please either bring cash or check (payable to “Richmond Swims”) or a receipt from your online payment to your first lesson.
Click here to pay swim fees using our online store.


For additional information, contact lessons@richmondswims.org