SwimNE blog

A little mermaid’s dream: Emelia-Paige’s story

Emelia-Paige (6) is no stranger to the water, having been attending swimming lessons since she was six weeks old and completing regular challenges for Darcey’s Dream - a charity that...

Never too late to learn: Liz’s story

Recently, we’ve been sharing stories from some of our swimmers (and their grown-ups) who have been telling us about their first swimming lesson with SwimNE. Continuing on this theme, we...

Let’s face it… it’s a tough skill to master

Putting their faces in the water can be a tough nut for many children to crack - and it’s something that we see regularly, especially in our beginners swimming lessons. ...

Big girl lessons: Evie’s story

Evie (4) was just a few weeks old when she took her first paddles, and she has continued to swim ever since. Before joining SwimNE’s swimming lessons, Evie swam with...

A new approach: Emily’s story

Today, we caught up with the lovely - and super chatty -  Emily (7), and her parents Michelle and Wes. Emily joined swimming lessons with SwimNE in September 2020. Despite...

Swimming and autism: Indie’s story

In this blog, we talk to Indie and his mum Sarah about their first swimming lesson with SwimNE. To read more "first lesson" stories from our swimmers and their grown-ups,...