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Drowning Prevention

Drowning Prevention

Each year, according to the CDC, drowning is the leading cause of injury death for children between the ages of 1-14 and is also the leading cause of all deaths among children between the ages of 1-4, putting aside birth defects. This is one of the reasons why we take...
Practice Makes Perfect

Practice Makes Perfect

One of the most frequent questions we receive here at Little Fish often goes a lot like this: “How long will it take for my child to learn how to swim? You know, like swim really well?” As parents and mentors of our own children, we completely understand! If you’re...

3 Reasons to Take Swim Lessons RIGHT NOW

SafetyParents instinctively watch their children around the pool or beach, but what if their attention is unexpectedly diverted and their young child is left unattended? Incidents like these can happen more than we’d like to admit, so it is crucially important that we...

Mastering the Deep

I remember the moments at home when my parents burst through our bedroom doors and said the magic words, “Get up kids, we’re going to the pool!” In a fraction of a second, a sleep deprived little boy transformed into a rocket full of unexplainable joy and excitement!...
Personal Training for Kids:

Personal Training for Kids:

I never thought about this way before, but the other evening during our lessons I noticed one of our instructors wearing a “personal training” zip up. I’ve often thought about the benefits of year rounds swimming for our swimmers at an early age....
Encouraging Your Swimmer

Encouraging Your Swimmer

This week I witnessed a younger swimmer showing signs fo fear while working on their floats at the pool. Floating is one of our first building blocks that we use to help  teach swimmers. For a 3 year old this could be a scary thing! One can only imagine what is is...