The Benefits of Swimming Lessons for Infants
Learning how to swim is a great life skill and is a skill that your child will retain for th entirety of their life. While the most important aspect of learning how to swim is staying safe in and around water, swimming also provides loads of health benefits which can help to keep your children healthy anad happy at the same time: Swimming keeps your child's heart and lungs healthy, improves strength and flexibility, increases stamina and even improves balance and posture.
Research has also shown that children who participated in a swimming program achieved significantly higher scores in visual-motor skills such as cutting paper, colouring-in and drawing lines and shapes. For more details on the research follow the link.
Help your child become comfortable and confident in and around the water with by enrolling into our Infants or Preschool GOswim program at Windy Hill Fitness Centre! Lessons are designed for babies 6 months to 3.5 years, catering for infant, toddler and preschool participants attending with their parents/guardians or appropriate adult carers.
We understand that your first playgroup session can be slightly daunting but with a fully trained and accredited swim teacher present at all times there is nothing to worry about.
Lessons are structured and designed with you and your baby in mind. With a gentle introduction into the water in a safe and welcoming environment, infants can start to enjoy the water from birth.
Please be aware that parents should have an understanding of water skills and safety that they can introduce to their child.
To enrol into our GOswim program or for more information click here,