Yearly Archive: 2014

November 26 2014

Kids Summer Intensive Program in Geelong 2015

Summer Intensive Program Why do a Summer Intensive Program? There are numerous benefits for your child to participate in a summer intensive program; The 5 week break over summer from Term 4 to Term 1 swim lessons is a long time. Children need to practise their skills over this break. At Leopold Swim School we […]

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October 29 2014

Find out what learning how to swim in Geelong can lead to

Staff Profile – Amber Eslick, Director of Leopold Swim School Amber, director of Leopold Swim School, let her passion of learning to swim lead her to her chosen sport of Surf Life Saving. Amber started this learn to swim process at toddler age. From these classes she gained confidence, coordination, strength and her true passion. […]

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September 17 2014

Continual swim lessons for children in Geelong are essential.

To drive safely 120 hours of practice is required. To swim, boat, surf or ski safely continual swim lessons are essential. Leopold Swim School believes that your child learning to swim safely is as important as your child learning to drive safely. You need to ask yourself the following question, Am I confident that my […]

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August 26 2014

Learning to swim in Geelong for family holidays

Are you looking forward to your next amazing family holiday? Is the destination you are heading for a hot and sunny environment? What are the planned activities for your family?  Will all of the family enjoy these activities? When going on holidays all these questions are valid.  If you are heading to a hot destination […]

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August 26 2014

Prepare your child for school swimming lessons in Geelong

Is your child going to school next year?  Has your child had enough swim lessons to be able to participate in a school swim program or are they unhappy about the whole experience. At Leopold Swim School we want your children to be the swim star of their class.  Parents and children have different expectations […]

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July 25 2014

Obesity in school age children in Geelong

It is recommended that all children should do at least 60 minutes of moderate physical activity every day. Some suggest that children who are overweight or obese should do even more than this recommendation. Have you ever tried swimming as an activity for your child’s fitness and wellbeing?  Learning to swim at Leopold Swim School […]

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July 25 2014

Balance and Coordination in Toddlers in Geelong

Leopold Swim School believes balance and coordination skills help toddlers interact with the world around them and perform more complex physical activities. Running, jumping, kicking, throwing and swimming are all examples of activities that develop a 2-year-old’s balance and coordination. Balance and coordination skills develop over time as children play and experiment with their worlds. […]

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July 25 2014

Motor skill development in infants in Geelong

Learning to Swim in Geelong at Leopold Swim School can help your child to develop better motor skills quickly.  Your child is growing and interacting with the world around them.  Their infant reflexes begin to fade.  They start to learn motor skills such as crawling, walking and reaching in the world around them.  Swimming lessons […]

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June 30 2014

Kids Swimming Lessons in Geelong: Learn to Swim

Leopold Swim School is facilitating an amazing Geelong Learn to Swim Program all year round; We are inviting all parents of kids in Geelong to enroll in our program especially over the winter period, as we firmly believe that repetition of skills is the quickest way to build a strong swimming foundation and confidence within […]

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May 28 2014

Why swimming lessons during winter are fantastic for your child?

  Winter terms are great for children to learn how to swim because in summer kids are in the pool or they go to the beach where they can practise their skills regularly. In winter, families tend not to go to the pool or the beach. Therefore, it can be a whole six months until […]

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