Early Swim Lessons = BIG Advantages in School

Here at SwimWest, we talk a lot about the safety reasons for taking swim lessons. Keeping children safe from drowning is one of our passions and fuels our daily motivation for teaching swim lessons. But did you know there are a host of reasons to start your child in swimming before age 5 beyond safety […]

Meet Jane: A Day in the Life of a SwimWest Customer Service Rep

If you have ever visited our Fitchburg location, chances are you’ve run into our Customer Service Rep, Jane. If you’ve ever wondered who washes ALL THAT LAUNDRY or who you’re talking to when you call in to schedule a lesson, it’s our fabulous Customer Service Rep, Jane. We are so lucky to have her as […]

“I don’t want to go to swim lessons!” When to Push & When to Take a Break

My kids have taken swim lessons from the time they could walk. My son and I started in Parent-Tot classes at SwimWest when we first moved to Madison 6 years ago, and he’s taken classes ALMOST continuously ever since. I say “almost” because there have been periods of time throughout the past 6 years that […]