School Swim Programs

Mermaid Swim Academy offer in-school and out of school swim programs that teach students all level of swimming as well as open water swimming water and ocean & surf awareness & safety. All lessons are conducted at Bondi Icebergs Pool or at Bondi Beach.

We cater for all swimming levels from beginners right through to competitive squad training. Our school programs focus on detailed stroke development and correction, as well as water safety. Our methods are known to fast track swimmers from novices to competent swimmers within a swim term. Our lessons incorporate a supportive approach to learning for the individual and we pack in a lot of fun in the process! The progression of our students’ confidence is fast and we aim to teach every student to love their oceanic backyard from swim stroke to plunging into the surf!

If you want your school to partake in MSA Swim Programs as an extra curricular sport or as part of the sports curriculum within the term please ask your school sports coordinator to contact us directly or have us contact the school on your behalf We would be happy to assist!

For all enquiries – Email us here

School Ocean Programs

Mermaid Swim Academy offer in-school and out of school ocean programs which teach students not only swimming but also swim survive programs that include surf and ocean awareness & safety. All lessons are conducted at Bondi Icebergs Pool and at Bondi Beach for the surf component.

Mermaid Swim Academy’s Ocean Programs focuses on teaching students valuable ocean and beach skills in a fun environment, from professional surf coaches. We aim for the students to gain ocean awareness, confidence and competency whilst swimming in the ocean. An important and necessary skill when growing up where we do surrounded by ocean!

Our Ocean Programs teach:

  • Surf & Beach awareness: Identifying and understanding rips and currents, sandbanks, types of waves, water movement and safety (on the beach and in the surf)
  • Swimming in the surf (negotiation of surf breaks)
  • Body surfing
  • Entering and exiting the water
  • Professional Ocean Lifeguard veteran offering ocean safety talks and tuition

 

If you want your school to partake in MSA Ocean Programs as an extra curricular sport or as part of the sports curriculum within the term please ask your school sports coordinator to contact us directly or have us contact the school on your behalf. We would be happy to assist!

For all enquiries – Email us here