Tag Archives: Redway School

The Art of Teaching Swimming

First published in The Swimming Times, August 2007 “Pupils arriving for swimming lessons have a right to expect understanding and enthusiasm from their teacher,” says ASA swimming instructor and aquatic therapist Stephanie Dutton. I recently visited my local to pool … Continue reading

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Troubled Waters

I am teaching a 6-year old boy who has become quite anxious of the water. For the past two years he has been having group swimming lessons at the local pool with a traditional ASA swimming teacher. Classes were large, … Continue reading

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Are You A Committed Swimmer?

Very recently in the locker room I over heard a lady say, “I swim five times a week and after every session my neck and back ache”. Every weekday morning between 6:30 and 8:00 am I watch swimmers go up … Continue reading

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