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Dominic the Duckling - Spring

Welcome to my latest update and I am pleased to say Dominic is progressing well at his lessons.

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Dominic the Duckling - Winter

Dominic and I are continuing to enjoy our weekly lesson at the local pool when I use that half-hour for some lane swimming.

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Dominic the Duckling - Autumn

Well our little Dominic is now not so little – he is definitely no longer a toddler and has become a proper little boy now over the summer holidays.  Probably to do with turning the grand old age of three.

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Dominic the Duckling - Summer

Dominic has made great progress in his swimming lessons since my last blog, he really is coming on leaps and bounds – quite literally!  Jumping in is still a big favourite he now tries to leap as high in the air as possible, to make the biggest splash possible!

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Dominic the Duckling - April

Read the latest blog from the mum of feisty two-year-old Dominic who is loving his swimming lessons.

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Dominic the Duckling - March

Dominic is now officially an ASA ‘duckling’ with last month’s achievement of the first stage in his learn to swim journey. Catch up with his continued progress with his Mum’s blog.

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Dominic the Duckling - February

Welcome to my monthly blog as the parent of a feisty two-year-old and read our adventures as he enthusiastically embarks on his learn to swim journey.

This month - great news! Hold the front page! Dominic has achieved his first Duckling badge. He finally managed to traverse across the pool on his back which was his final hurdle. Well done Dominic! He was so proud to receive his ASA certificate and badge.

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Turning Dominic into a Duckling - January

Follow the monthly updates of Dominic’s progress in learning to swim, this time including a dip in a hot tub and adventures with a floating frog!

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Turning Dominic into a Duckling - December

Since my last update our aquatic experiences have been a bit restricted. Lesson attendance has been waylaid by a combination of illness, bad weather and cancellations. On the positive side though, we have been given free family swims to make up for it. What a great idea! We will definitely be using these.

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Turning Dominic into a Duckling - November

Welcome to my latest update on the aquatic activities of my terrible-two-tantrum-tastic-toddler, Dominic. I hope you are continuing to enjoy our story!

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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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