Swimming lessons has a lot of additional benefits and teaching of water safety includes teaching kids about the dangers.
Advantages of swimming lessons
Water is an awesome sensory experience.
It can support language and social skills.
It develops strong muscles and gross motor skills.
It can develop into an individual or a team sport for your child.
It’s a form of exercise you can do for the rest of your life.
The chance of sustaining an injury from swimming compared to other sports is much less. This is because every muscle group gets exercise without putting stress on bones or joints.
It’s a lot of fun and teaches kids a love for water. A good coach will also teach them respect for the water without creating fear.
Improves muscle tone and core strength which is very important for a good posture.