Learn to Swim  - Improvers

For children who have achieved Stage 2 Or Able to travel 5M on both front and back with the use of aids, push and glide prone/supine able to regain standing from prone/supine and blow bubbles into the water.

Below is what we are looking for in our swimmers at this stage: -

Stage 3

Developing safe entries including submersion, travel up to 10 metres on the front and back, progress rotation skills and water safety knowledge. At this stage, the Swimmer will be assessed without the use of aids or support.

By the end of this stage participants will be able to: -
1. Jump from the bottom step and submerge
2. Sink, push away from the wall on side and maintain a streamlined position
3. Push and glide on the front with arms extended and log roll onto the back
4. Push and glide on the back with arms extended and log roll onto the front
5. Travel on the front, tuck to rotate around the horizontal axis to return on the back
6. Fully submerge to pick up an object
7. Answer correctly 3 questions on the Water Safety Code
8. Travel 10 metres on the back
9. Travel 10 metres on the front

Improver