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Swimming aids for the non-swimmer

19th January 2012

When someone first enters the water, they might be very afraid to go it alone. Those first steps, or an arm stretched out to touch the bottom of the pool can be a milestone for a child or adult whose only contact with water has been a hot shower or bath.

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Double trouble - teaching twins to swim

18 July 2011

I have been teaching identical twin girls for nearly a year. They are an absolute delight and to see them learning the early stages of their strokes has made me very happy.

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The universal language of swimming

13 April 2011

My full time employment is as an ESOL (English for speakers of other languages) tutor for an Adult Education College.

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Teaching the non-swimmer from an able group

17 March 2011

For six weeks every year from December to February, my swimming timetable changes and I teach groups of eight and nine-year old girls from the local private school in six-week blocks.

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How I became an adult swimming teacher

8 February 2011

As a child I spent most of my week in the water – not just splashing around but seriously hoping to become an Olympic champion!

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Go Swimming has everything you need to know about swimming. If you are a parent, a non swimmer or just want to improve your technique this is the section for you.

In British Swimming you will find information about the world of high performance sport, including the disciplines of Swimming, Diving, Synchronised Swimming, Water Polo and Para-Swimming.

The ASA is the governing body for the sport in England. In this section you will find all you need to know about joining a club or competing in England and becoming a swimming teacher or coach.

The IoS delivers the ASA’s courses and is a member organisation. Whether you are a teacher, coach, employer or club you will find everything you need to know about qualifications or educating your workforce.

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