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Kids Sea Safety & Swimming

Plymouth

This group is aimed at children ages 7 - 14 years old.


Swimmers must be Learn To Swim Stage 6 or above and should be able to swim 25m in a pool unaided.


This is a 30-minute session that will include:

  1. water safety and basic rescue information
  2. open water swim session (either in the sea or tidal pool)
  3. fun activities and games


The sessions are delivered by qualified surf lifeguards and open water swim coaches.


Coaches:

Jason Quiterio: Open Water Swim Coach, Surf Lifeguard, School teacher

Tim Quiterio: Surf Lifeguard, Swim Teacher, Firefighter


Swimmers will need their own wetsuit for this session. If this is an issue, please contact us, we will attempt to assist: jason@aceswimming.co.uk


Open water swimming* has been proven to:

  1. Improve sleep
  2. Increase happiness
  3. Boost the immune system
  4. Preventing and managing long-term health conditions


We want to give children the opportunity to experience these benefits in a fun, safe and engaging session.


We do not take any responsibility for the arrival or departure. We would however advise that all participants (and spectators) respect social distancing, especially on land. As spectators, please be aware of the size of your group.


SESSIONS MAY BE CANCELLED AT SHORT NOTICE DUE TO THE WEATHER/SEA CONDITIONS. In the event of needing to cancel a session, you will be emailed with a full refund given.


T&Cs apply, please see the consent form for cancellation policy.


PLEASE NOTE: an updated consent form is required at least once since April 2021.

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Please note: if no dates are available, it means the event is full

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SESSIONS AVAILABLE FROM THE 29TH JULY COULD BE CANCELLED (WITH FULL REFUND) AT SHORT NOTICE DUE TO MY PENDING CHANNEL SWIM.


Please note: money paid is non-refundable unless the session is cancelled by the organiser. Full payment will be made prior to the start of the session (or at an alternative date if agreed). Failure to give 1 month’s notice to cancel a session will result in a 50% charge.

What to bring

Wetsuit & swim suit

Goggles

Towel

A warm change of clothes (ensure you get dressed quick after the session)

A drybag/bag to protect towel/robe from the elements while we swim

Suitable footwear (to wear in the water)


Requirements

Aged 7 - 14

Learn To Swim Stage 6 or above

Must be able to swim 25m in a pool

Itinerary

Arrive at the stated time: meet at Firestone Bay beach

Session brief (social distance) *

25-30 minute training block: Distance/confidence set

Session ends *


*note: the session will start and end in the water. The start time is an approximate time.


£6 for children

Sat, 30th Oct
10:30 - 11:00 · 12 spaces left

Where we'll meet

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