SWIMBABES

NOW HIRING! Part time teacher and Part time office!

By SWIMBABES / August 16, 2016 / Comments Off on NOW HIRING! Part time teacher and Part time office!

We are hiring!  2 positions are coming open at SWIMBABES.   We LOVE to train SWIMBABES parents and grandparents for our staff! This is also a great way to help pay for lessons as our employees also receive employee discount on lessons! 1. SWIMBABES Swim School is seeking a part time swimming instructor to join their […]

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Conrad Saves himself!: Aug 2016

By SWIMBABES / August 11, 2016 / Comments Off on Conrad Saves himself!: Aug 2016

  “This is the first time in all of our 7 + years of having our kiddos in lessons at Swimbabes that I/we have had a personal experience where the turn and float saved our kiddo!!! This past weekend, Conrad, 22 months, put to use his survival skills in the pool – We were doing […]

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Study Shows Swimming Grows Minds!

By SWIMBABES / February 24, 2014 / Comments Off on Study Shows Swimming Grows Minds!

Study Shows Swimming Grows Minds!   Australian swim coach Laurie Lawrence was part of a research project that surveyed 10,000 swimming students throughout Australia over four years to determine whether swimming aids children’s cognitive physical and emotion development. Australian swim coach Laurie Lawrence was part of a research project that surveyed 10,000 swimming students throughout […]

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Teaching Patience and Self Control: Ages 7m-preschool

By SWIMBABES / February 18, 2014 / Comments Off on Teaching Patience and Self Control: Ages 7m-preschool

SWIMBABES: PATIENCE AND SELF CONTROL: ages 7m-preschool Patience and Self Control in swimming are extremely important learning elements.  Babies as young as 8-9 months are able to exhibit patience and self control in small amounts.  While we are obviously teaching little ones to swim, we are also teaching some other important life lessons. When we […]

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Swim Before You Walk! Developmental Pluses to Swimming Early

By SWIMBABES / September 1, 2013 / Comments Off on Swim Before You Walk! Developmental Pluses to Swimming Early

Swim Before You Walk! Developmental Pluses to Swimming Early Our SynchroBabies™ courses are extremely popular and in demand.  These classes for ages 0-7m provide bonding and early exposure to water and swimming, but there are benefits beyond even the obvious learn to swim/safety issues.  There are researched facts on why swimming before your baby’s first […]

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FOX 12 Story on baby survival lessons at SWIMBABES!

By SWIMBABES / July 3, 2013 / Comments Off on FOX 12 Story on baby survival lessons at SWIMBABES!

™™Kaylee Emmert doesn’t walk yet, but she is learning to keep herself from drowning. CLICK HERE FOR FOX 12’s STORY!

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How to Prevent your child from drowning

By SWIMBABES / June 3, 2013 / Comments Off on How to Prevent your child from drowning

AAP News – Drowning Prevention June 2013 “Here are some steps parents can take to help prevent their child from drowning.   Have your child take swimming lessons. Recent evidence shows that swimming lessons for children under 4 years of age will decrease their likelihood of drowning by 88%.” Please note: while all children can […]

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NWCN takes the SWIMBABES story regional!

By SWIMBABES / June 3, 2013 / Comments Off on NWCN takes the SWIMBABES story regional!

CAN YOUR KID SWIM TO SURVIVE? SWIMBABES™ on regional news!

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2 year old saves herself from drowning in the Clackamas River-KGW

By SWIMBABES / May 24, 2013 / Comments Off on 2 year old saves herself from drowning in the Clackamas River-KGW

Little SWIMBABES™ Paisley, performed a self rescue in the cold Clackamas River on May 10,2013. Click on the link below to view KGW’s story about our Paisley! 2 year old saves herself from drowning in the Clackamas River Read Paisley’s Story!:    

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Portland Toddlers and Babies Learn Water Safety- KGW May 2013

By SWIMBABES / May 24, 2013 / Comments Off on Portland Toddlers and Babies Learn Water Safety- KGW May 2013

KGW visits SWIMBABES™   Click below to view KGW’s story on local swimming schools, including SWIMBABES, the only school in the Pacific NW teaching survival skills to infants, toddlers and preschoolers! Portland Toddlers Learn Swim Safety

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