Dealing with a child’s fear of water, also known as aquaphobia, can be a daunting task but is an important process. Here are some strategies…
There are many reasons why kids love to swim. We asked our swimmers why they enjoy squad swimming. It’s no surprise these were the top 3 answers – it’s fun, to keep fit, and to swim fast.
As parents, we all eagerly await the arrival of summer, the season of sunshine, laughter, and endless opportunities for fun and adventure with our children. With the days getting longer and warmer, it’s time to start planning the perfect summer for your family.
At Rackley Swimming, we all want the best start for your child. Here are some easy tips to follow, to help make their first Learn…
Learn to craft the perfect beach setup, from beach toys to fun snacks and sunscreen application, ensure that you have everything you need before your next beach holiday!
Learn how famous swimmers like Ian Thorpe and Emma McKeon started young, inspiring kids taking swimming lessons to chase their dreams and become champions in the pool.
If you’re a parent in Australia with kids taking swimming lessons, you know that the pool is not just for learning how to swim. It’s a place where your children can have a blast while developing crucial water skills.
Learning to swim can be challenging for some. Patience is essential with any new skill. How long it takes to learn to swim is one of those questions which has the potential to create confusion. There is no definitive answer because age, previous experience and trust all affect the outcome.
Enjoying the water during summer is the greatest gift a parent can give a child. Being able to swim well, creates countless outdoor opportunities for children to take the plunge and immerse themselves in the spectacular environments Australia has to offer.
From record breaking feats to swimming in ancient times, find out more about swimming before your child’s next swimming lesson. Read more to discover interesting swimming facts.
Did you know that freestyle swimming is one of the fastest strokes? Your child can ace their freestyle strokes with a few tips. Read to learn more!
Have you been practising your swimming strokes? Whether you are just getting into swimming or looking to refine your technique, find out the fastest strokes in the pool.