Fear of Water, We Help You Overcome It

April 4, 2016
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Fear of water, or ‘aquaphobia,’ is a common phenomenon. More than half of adults suffer from this phobia and are set off by things that strong swimmers wouldn’t even think about twice. Looking out into the water of an ocean or lake, the deep end of a pool, or simply a filled bathtub can bring on paralyzing fear – even…

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Six Steps to Pool Safety This Summer

March 31, 2016

It’s the time of year for sunshine, swimsuits and sunscreen. We pull out the pool toys and floats, light up the grill and hang out by the pool with friends or a good book. Unfortunately, it also is the time of year when we turn on the news and hear stories about kids drowning in pools or lakes because they…

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Swimming helps Kids Think

Swimming a Smart Move for Kids

March 17, 2016
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Griffith University conducted a study about how children benefit from receiving swim lessons at an early age. The study was the first international study of its kind and focused on children from birth to 5 years old. Children who receive swimming instruction tend to be 7 months ahead on their motor skills and 10 months ahead in their levels of cognition...
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Texas Swimming and Diving Hall of Fame

Jim Montgomery – Texas Swimming & Diving Hall of Fame

April 10, 2015
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As a member of the 1976 U.S. Olympic Team, Jim won three gold medals and one bronze medal, and was the first man ever to break 50 seconds in the 100-meter freestyle.

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4 Reasons to Start Swim Lessons

September 15, 2014
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Why you should consider signing your kid up for swim lessons after school

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Bad news/Good news

January 26, 2014
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Why Should My Child Be a Swimmer?

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Babies Can Swim!

May 8, 2012
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Babies Can Swim! When to begin swim lessons and why.

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National Drowning Statistics

January 16, 2012
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Drowning is the leading cause of death for infants and young children between the ages of 1-4

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