Building Confidence in the Lap Lanes

Building Confidence in the Lap Lanes

As your swimmer progresses through the swim levels at SwimWest, they will eventually make it to the LAP LANE! This is a big step in your swimmer’s journey, and a great way to prepare them for a lifetime of fitness in the pool. Depending on their class level, they will...
6 Local Beaches to Check Out this Summer

6 Local Beaches to Check Out this Summer

This summer, add one of our amazing Madison-area beaches to your family bucket list! We are beyond lucky to have so many amazing options right here in the Madison area (many of which are FREE!), and we’ve put together a round up of some of our favorite local swimming...
Maximizing Swim Lesson Time

Maximizing Swim Lesson Time

Parents know swimming is a critical safety skill – and swim lessons are a critical part of helping kids learn the hows and whys of water safety. From water awareness to skill building, SwimWest makes safety its number one priority. But how can you help make sure...
Guidelines for Enjoying Open Water this Summer

Guidelines for Enjoying Open Water this Summer

It’s lake season! Summer in Madison wouldn’t be the same without our beautiful lakes – from boating to fishing to kayaking to swimming – and there is always a (GREAT!) reason to get out on the water. Whether you’re hopping into one of our natural watering...
Eat your Veggies Day – Coming June 17th!

Eat your Veggies Day – Coming June 17th!

If you aren’t a veggie lover, you may not be quite as excited to know there is a national day dedicated to eating them…but there is! June 17th is Eat Your Veggies Day, and it’s a great reminder to include those healthy greens in your daily meal plan.  Let’s talk...