Building Happy & Life-long Swimmers – French Style!

My journey to discover how Blue Wave Swim School’s learn-to-swim programme and children swimming could continue to improve took me to Paris recently.  Attending the French Federation for Aquatic Activities for Early-Years & Leisure (FAAEL) ’s 35th anniversary international congress in April  was a great opportunity to deepen my understanding about the French approach children Read More

6 Answers To Frequently Asked Baby and Toddler Swimming Questions

Q&As With A Baby Swimming Expert (Part 2) In part one of this blog on baby and toddler swimming, infant swimming guru, Terje Stakset, explained that the goal of early lessons should be about helping young children to develop an affinity for swimming and learn the very basics in order to be ready and confident Read More

10 Answers To Popular Baby Swimming Questions

Q&As With A Baby Swimming Expert (Part 1) Internationally renowned infant swimming expert, Mr Terje Stakset, talks to Marjan Moosavi founder of South West London’s Blue Wave Swim School about the soaring popularity of baby and toddler swimming. Terje manages the Oslo branch of Norwegian Lifesaving Society and has been teaching swimming for more than Read More

Baby Swimming and Toddler Swim Lessons; WHY and HOW they’re done internationally!

I was really surprised when I heard Rebecca Adlington mentioned that although she used to go swimming with her parents and her older sisters alot as a young child, she never did any toddler swim lessons or baby swim classes when she was little. I met 26-year-old Rebecca Adlington, the most successful British Olympic swimmer ever, Read More