How to float on your back? 5th January 2019 How to do a star float on your back! Today’s blog will outline 5 simple steps to teach your child how to float on their back: an introduction to a lifesaving skill. Teaching your child how to perform a fully functional backwards star float is an […]
How to get your child’s face underwater! 7th December 2018 This blog will outline our easy 6-challenge-method to get your child comfortable with putting their face underwater in the swimming pool. Why get underwater? Here at The Swim Specialist we really believe that learning how to swim is one of the most beneficial practical skills […]
How to Swim Breaststroke Learning how to swim breaststroke is an important skill to have. Not only will it give you the ability to swim confidently recreationally, but competitively too. Once you have mastered the art of swimming breaststroke you will be; deemed a competent swimmer, have the skill set to save yourself from deep […]
Basic Rescues! 20th June 2018 What is Drowning Prevention Week? This week the RLSS (Royal Life Saving Society) are campaigning to create awareness to help promote drowning prevention. There are currently 700 deaths related to drowning each year here in the U.K, that equates to one person in every 20hrs suffering from a fatality in […]
Swim in 60 Minutes Competition Winner! 17th June 2018 Learn to swim in 60 minutes Competition Swimming with The Swim Specialist, take a look at a swimming lesson whereby a swim instructor delivers a swimming lesson in just 60 minutes to see if a child can learn to swim. Have you or your child ever […]
One of the problems with learning to swim efficiently is the front crawl head turn. Whether you’re an adult wanting to compete in a triathlon or a child learning the strokes, this post will help you.
How many of you hated putting your face in the water as a child? Can you remember the first time you experienced water getting showed over your head or being submerged under water?
Our mission is to make this process a fun, imaginative, and a safe space for children to learn to swim with parents and instructors. So here are 5 Games to Learn how to swim!