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Disney-inspired Family Fun Sessions get a sprinkling of Frozen 2 magic

The popular Swim England Disney-inspired Family Fun Sessions are to get a sprinkling of Frozen 2 magic.

From Saturday 1 February, more than 220 pools across the country will feature characters from the animated classic – including Elsa, Anna, Olaf, Kristoff and Sven – to help families get active in the water.

The family-friendly sessions are ideal for three to 11-year-olds, delivered by a trained activator and include 10 exciting Disney Frozen 2 themed games based on core aquatic skills.

From ‘Elsa’s Ice Glide’ and ‘Taming the Nokk’, to ‘Sven and Kristoff’s Ride to Safety’ and ‘Charades with Olaf’, Disney’s much-loved Frozen 2 characters will inspire games that focus on key swimming techniques to encourage kids to feel more confident and enjoy the water.

Jennifer Powell, Swim England senior project marketing manager, said: “Frozen 2 has been a big hit in cinemas across the country and it will give a new twist to our popular Disney-inspired Family Fun sessions.”

More than 50,000 mums, dads and youngsters have taken part in the Disney-inspired Family Fun Sessions since they were launched last June.

Extremely popular

The first wave featured Woody, Buzz and the gang in Disney and Pixar’s Toy Story 4 themed sessions before youngsters enjoyed making a splash with Mickey Mouse and Friends.

Jennifer added: “It’s been great to hear that so many people have enjoyed the Disney-inspired Family Fun Sessions so far.

Toy Story 4 and Mickey Mouse and Friends were extremely popular and we’re delighted that our favourite characters from Frozen 2 will now be the inspiration for thousands of more youngsters and their families to get active in the coming months.”

The Frozen 2 sessions will run until the end of May and have been scheduled to coincide with the film’s digital release on Monday 16 March.

Frozen 2 is officially the highest-grossing animated film of all time.

Swim England’s year-long collaboration with Disney forms part of Disney UK’s wider Healthy Living commitment, designed to use the power of Disney’s characters and storytelling to inspire families to lead healthier lifestyles.

Find your nearest pool hosting the Disney-inspired sessions at www.swimming.org/learntoswim/disney/, where there’s also the chance to win Frozen 2 goodies in a monthly prize draw.

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