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Keep Your Kiddie Pool Safe With These Tips

September 12, 2023

It’s summertime and the heat is on full blast. It’s a great time to let your little ones have some fun in the sun and water. Slip and slides, water hoses, sprinklers and a pool to take a dip in can all be great options. Not everyone has the space, the budget or the ability… Read more

Emler Swim School Splashes Into the Rockies With Colorado Springs Acquisition

August 3, 2023

Emler Swim School, the nation’s fastest-growing children’s swimming school, has announced the acquisition of Donna’s Dolphins Swim School in Colorado Springs. The acquisition marks the 43rd swim school operated by Emler and the 10th state in which the company operates. “Colorado Springs is a community that Emler has been looking to expand into for a… Read more

Emler Swim School Acquires Nitro Swim School in Fort Wayne Indiana

July 18, 2023

Emler Swim School, the nation’s fastest-growing swimming school, has announced the acquisition of Nitro Swim School’s Fort Wayne, Indiana location. The acquisition marks the 42nd swim school operated by Emler. “This is a wonderful addition to the Emler Swim School family,” says Greg Laird, CEO of Emler Swim School. “Fort Wayne is a market that… Read more

When Can Babies Go In The Pool?

June 29, 2023

From the womb to a newborn’s bathtub, your baby has always been exposed to water. It’s a very natural thing, but does this mean that it’s safe for babies to go into a pool? And if so, how old should they be when they do? Let’s find out below. What Age Is Safe for Babies… Read more

Swim Lessons When Your Child Is Sick: Show Up or Stay Home?

June 19, 2023

Little ones tend to pick up illnesses easily, as their immune systems haven’t fully developed yet. When your little one does get sick, deciding whether or not they should go out – especially to swim lessons – can be a bit challenging. You don’t want to interrupt their progress, but you also want to take… Read more

Hair and Skin Maintenance For Swimmers

May 8, 2023

Anyone who starts taking swim classes regularly needs also to take care of their skin and hair to protect them from the sun and pool chemicals. Learning to swim is an important skill set. It’s also an activity that can bring the whole family together for a fun time and exercise. From the youngest ages… Read more

Best Ways for Parents to Help With Swim Lessons

May 2, 2023

Starting your very young child in swim lessons is literally an immersive experience – you get in  the water too! You won’t be in the water with them forever. In no time at all they will progress through the lessons and  you’ll  be close by on the sidelines, watching and cheering. Congratulations, you’re becoming a… Read more

Greg Laird, CEO of Emler Swim School, on The Jeff Crilley Show

April 13, 2023

It often comes as a shock to people to learn that drowning is the leading cause of death for children under the age of five. Our CEO, Greg Laird, recently appeared on The Jeff Crilley Show to talk about the mission of Emler Swim School, which is to eradicate childhood drownings. Emler Swim School is… Read more

How to Stay Organized as a Swim Mom

April 10, 2023

Being a swim mom can be a hectic experience, with juggling schedules, packing gear, and ensuring your child is ready for their lessons. However, with a little organization and planning, you can make the experience more enjoyable and less stressful for both you and your child. Here are some tips on how to stay organized… Read more

How Skills from Swim Lessons Translate to Other Activities

March 7, 2023

Swim lessons are a valuable experience for children and adults of all ages. Not only do they teach the physical skill of swimming, but they also provide important life skills that can be applied to other activities. One of the most obvious benefits of swim lessons is the physical fitness aspect. Swimming is a full-body… Read more