5 Reasons You Should Finally Learn To Swim
Updated: May 1, 2018
Learning to swim is not just a mandatory life skill but it's also good for you. Here are 5 reasons why every person should learn to swim.
Drowning Prevention for YOU - You don't want to drown. You want to be water safe for yourself.
Drowning Prevention for OTHERS - Even if you are not a certified lifeguard, knowing that you are water safe is a huge value when you are around any body of water with other people.
For Your Kids - If you're a parent, you've probably met other parents who never learned to swim or are uncomfortable in the water. This has prevented them from missing valuable experiences with their children at the pool, lake, or ocean.
Exercise - Once you've achieved the first step of become water safe by learning how to swim, a whole new world opens to you. You have a new form of exercise that you can engage in.
Vacations - Just like exercise, new options open for vacations when you are comfortable and competent in the water. Vacations that involve water can be some of the most enjoyable. And if you have children, even more enjoyable!