Blogs

We want to share our knowledge, interests, and opinions with others at SafelySwim. We hope you enjoy reading them.


26 November 2020

Tier Three and What it Means for us.


We are super excited to be returning on the 2nd December, we have been looking...

25 November 2020

Returning After Lockdown Two


It was great to hear this week that swimming pools will be able to reopen...

31 October 2020

Closed from Thursday 5th November


Unfortunately, due to the announcement on the 31st October we will be closed from Thursday...

19 September 2020

STT Pricing Update

We are excited to announce that we are introducing a new pricing option for our...

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10 September 2020

Gatherings of 6 and how it Applies to us

The new guidance is to become law on the 14th September 2020. This blog goes...

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04 September 2020

Baby & Toddler Classes are here!

We have been working hard behind the scenes and are excited to bring you our...

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01 September 2020

Our Next Step is for those in Group Lessons

Over the past month we have slowly restarted some of our sessions, beginning with those...

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20 August 2020

Face Masks - Let's Stay Safe.

Here at SafelySwim, it is our first and foremost priority to keep our team and...

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17 August 2020

Returning to the Pool for Group Lesson Swimmers

That time has finally come, we are looking at introducing Group Lessons back into our...

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06 August 2020

Returning to the Pool for Competitive Swimmers

Here at SafelySwim, we are working hard to set up our swimming lessons. Some groups...

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31 July 2020

Requirements for Parents

We are looking forward to your first lesson back with us. Many things have changed...

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30 July 2020

Reopening Schedule!

It has been a long few weeks for us at SafelySwim, however, we are proud...

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09 July 2020

Returning in August

It has been almost 4 months since we closed our doors due to the coronavirus,...

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10 June 2020

What to Expect when we Return

We can’t wait for indoor swimming pools to open again, however, there are going to...

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11 May 2020

Our Advice on Open Water Swimming

As of this week, the government’s advice has now changed regarding Covid-19. It is likely...

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08 January 2020

24 Month Report

It’s been a whole 2 years since SafelySwim first opened its doors to help those...

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30 October 2019

Water Safety Week

During our group lessons, on the week commencing Monday 4th of November, we will be...

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09 October 2019

Our Plan to Help Those in our School Sessions

Since February 2019 we have been supporting the local primary schools and helping their students...

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25 September 2019

Keleeces' Experience at SafelySwim

I started working at SafelySwim in October 2018 and have enjoyed every moment since then!...

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24 July 2019

The Big Butterfly Count

The summer holidays can be a stressful time for most parents trying to keep the...

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13 June 2019

18 month report

SafelySwim has now been at The Duke of Yorks Royal Military School for the last...

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30 March 2019

A goodbye note from our Receptionist Robert

As some of you may know, my time at SafelySwim is coming to an end....

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07 March 2019

Why we’re always investing in new equipment and our pool!

At SafelySwim we want every single one of our customers to have the best swimming...

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27 February 2019

Our next big jump.

Over the past year we have continued to grow and develop our Learn to Swim...

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08 January 2019

12 Month Report

SafelySwim at The Duke of Yorks Royal Military School in Dover has come a long...

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19 December 2018

Creating our own Learn to Swim Criteria.

SafelySwim has come so far in one year, we have increased in size, increased in...

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28 November 2018

Monthly assessments, why we don’t do them on Poolside?

At Safely Swim we have opted to do class assessments during the last swimming lessons...

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20 November 2018

Professionals in Teaching, Professionals Online.

As some have noticed, our site has changed dramatically over the past year to incorporate...

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13 November 2018

The Challenges of Stage 1.

Stage 1 is where all non-swimmers start out, this stage introduces the basics of swimming...

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30 October 2018

Jumping In.

Jumping in plays a very important part in our lessons at Safely Swim for both...

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17 October 2018

My First Mustache Ever.

As my friends and family will know I have never been one to sport a...

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05 October 2018

Open Water vs Pool?

For me open water swimming was something that kept me interested in swimming for longer...

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18 September 2018

What does the Government require from School Swimming Lessons?

I have recently noticed some confusion between our group lessons and swimming lessons that are...

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11 September 2018

SafelySwim is going Green!

As our population grows so does the amount of plastic waste which we produce each...

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04 September 2018

Problems with Social Media and Career Progression

For the past two months SafelySwim has been flat out dedicated to delivering high quality...

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29 August 2018

What do you actually gain from swimming regularly?

Everyone has a different reason to participate in physical activity whether it is for fitness,...

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Video Blogs

We want to share our knowledge, interests, and opinions with others at SafelySwim and through the means of video. Learn more below!


Lee Shepherd

Speed Through Technique


Learn about our Speed Through Technique (STT) sessions that are built for those with a...

Evan Waters

School Swimming Sessions


Discover more about our School Swimming Sessions with Evan. A brief overview of the government...

Evan Waters

The 3 Top Tips to Improve your Butterfly


Discover more about Evans top three tips to improve your butterfly. Evan gives a brief...

India Ribbans

Top 5 Tips when Learning to Swim


Want to know how to get started with us? What to bring to your first...