Fostering a respect for the water within your child is essential to keeping them safe in aquatic situations. Many young children and toddlers love the water and enjoy playing in the cool waves, but pools, ponds, creeks and other bodies of water can be extremely dangerous. In fact, drowning is the second most common cause  Read More

Swimming is a very enjoyable activity for many children. Many swimmers, especially those who start at an early age, become very good swimmers within a few years of consistent swim lessons. A question that often comes up is “When is my child ready for a swim team?” USA Swimming, the national governing body for competitive  Read More