Lessons from America: Highlights from the 2017 U.S Swim School Association (USSSA) annual conference

‘There is no desire more natural than the desire for knowledge.’ Michel de Montaigne The USSSA the largest swim school association in the U.S, with over 400 member schools around the U.S and in 16 different countries, held its annual conference in Orlando, Florida in October under the banner “Breakthrough to Excellence”. The aim of Read More

Blue Wave Swim Is An Award Winning Swim School

Blue Wave Swim School is Nominated for Major Awards for Kids Activities We have been going for awards for three years now. We are not scared to be judged and we love to get recognitions for all the hard work and all the energy and effort that we invest into running the best swim lessons Read More

Baby Swimming Nordic Style

As the UK starts to warm up, I cast my mind back to a wonderful cold icy few days in Stockholm at the end of last year when I went to the Nordic Baby Swim Conference organised by the Swedish Swimming Federation and Nordic Swimming Federation. Attended by nearly 200 people from 14 different countries Read More

Blue Wave Swim School 2016 – A Year in Review

As 2016 ended and before fully diving into a new year, it’s time to sit back and reflect on what we’ve done, what we learnt and to look ahead to the next 12 months. 2016 Highlights 1. Growth in numbers: Almost 200 families, many of them with two children in our programme, attended our swim Read More

Learning to Swim, Austrian Style

Embracing the idea of continuously improving our teaching practices and the learning environment for our swimmers is one of our core values here at Blue Wave Swim School. There are many different ways of doing this but peer-observation is my favourite method. Connecting with experts and sharing ideas and skills is the best way to Read More