Learning to swim as an adult in London
Turner Swim teamed up with Olympian Jazz Carlin by launching a 10 x one hour learn to swim competition for 4 adults courtesy of Yakult funding back in February. Turner Swim instructors coached the 4 winners on a one-to-one basis. The participants also received a short mentoring session with Jazz and nutritional advice from a Yakult nutritionist.
A SW Londoner article, on 22 March, picked up the story:
“Carlin saw them at the start of their journey and then swam a length with them at the end of it, while the training was provided by dedicated coaches from Turner Swim. For Carlin, the courage shown by the four pupils, Ashraf, Lucy, Hanna and MyLinh, was particularly moving.
She said: “I met them all four weeks ago and they were obviously quite scared of the water, not comfortable at all and holding onto the side.
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