Coach Kathy Kelly

Swimming Technique: Ferris Wheel Arms! I'll ask "What kind of arms are we gonna have?", and we pay homage to the Ferris Wheel at Navy Pier because they'll say "We're gonna have big Ferris Wheel arms!"  They have a visual of what that looks like and certainly, that's not how they're gonna end up, but [...]

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Coach Kathy works with kids on basic pool safety before advancing to skills and technique

Jump In, Turn Around. Learning to crawl out of the water is really important especially when they're small. One of the things we do regularly as part of this whole progression has them jump in, turn around, and hold on to the same wall from which they just jumped.  So many kids get into trouble [...]

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