Swim Wild This September

Swim Wild This September

Go Wild This September. I’ve had lots of new people join the Swim For Life mailing list recently, so I thought this would be a great opportunity to share a couple of short films I made this year and also discuss some great swimming opportunities. We have... read more
Breath Control

Breath Control

I get asked quite a lot about breathing.  It is, of course, a key aspect of life as well as swimming.  It is also one of the fundamental reasons people get very anxious with swimming.  If you are nervous in the water, questioning how you will comfortably take air into... read more
A Beautiful Wild Experience

A Beautiful Wild Experience

Wild, under the water. I’ve just returned from one of my favourite pastimes and so thought I’d share some photos and tips with you. Swimming for me has opened up so many doors to a life that I love. I discovered scuba diving while travelling in Australia... read more
The Swim For Life Pools and Technique

The Swim For Life Pools and Technique

I’d like to introduce you to the pools and locations which I now teach in.  I’m so pleased to say, I feel I have superb pools that are perfect for adult swimming lessons.  I hope these two stunning pools will increase the opportunity to get people in the... read more
What to look for in your swimming teacher.

What to look for in your swimming teacher.

There are many swim schools out there to choose from, some are better than others.  This post is designed to help you consider what a swim teacher should be doing for you, so you know you are getting what you’re paying for. Have you ever seen your teacher swim?... read more
Water – The Essence of Life

Water – The Essence of Life

Water (H20) – one of the most valuable resources on our planet. Amazing scientific facts about water: It is transparent to sunlight Has high density compared to air Conducts electricity It has low viscosity – it flows easily. Water is simply amazing, unusual and... read more