Don’t know what to do or what to expect when your child takes her first swim lesson? Learn some of the basic etiquette and the answer to your questions in this week’s blog post.
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Entries by Catherine Bell
Knowing how to swim and prevent any panic around the water are unquestionably life-saving skills. At SwimWest our primary goal is water safety. Understanding a child’s fear of water is one of the first steps in that goal.
Founder of SwimWest, Karen Clay, is a true entrepreneur. In this article we learn a bit more about how SwimWest came to be and where it will continue to go.
While it’s a little easier in the summer to keep our children moving, the winter can present some challenges.
With a little help from some industry experts and your SwimWest instructor, you may not have to push too hard for your child to not only enjoy swimming and swim lessons but to excel at it for years to come.
When parents understand what to look for and how to deal with their young swimmers’ anxiety, with the help of their child’s SwimWest instructor, they can help them overcome it and learn to love the water!
According to the American Academy of Pediatrics your child needs a good mix of scheduled activities and some time that is not governed by the clock. But how do you tell if you have an over-scheduled kid?
Creating a New Year’s Resolution for your child’s swimming lessons is a great way to motivate your young swimmer.
Take a look back at some highlights from the past year, including an update to our facilities, staff growth and lots of community involvement.