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On the Blog: Summer Swimming Lessons Make Kids Smarter?

Swimming can make kids smarter. // (c) 2014 Reg McKenna
Swimming can make kids smarter. // (c) 2014 Reg McKenna

According to a recent study from the Griffith Institute for Educational Research in Australia, children who learned to swim at an early age were ahead of their peers in developmental milestones, such as oral expression, literacy, math and more. Considering swimming’s mental and physical benefits, it’s no wonder parents are increasingly interested in enrolling their children in swimming lessons early.

Read my article about the advantages to learning to swim at Marmalade Magazine.