baby swimming

  1. Top Tips: Baby Swim Nappies
    Top Tips: Baby Swim Nappies

    Top Tips: Baby Swim Nappies

    Taking your little one to the pool can be a fantastic bonding experience, while also helping them to develop essential swimming skills. Ensuring you have the right equipment with you is key to making the most out of your baby's time in the water, and a little guidance goes a long way to ensuring you have everything you need for some splashing fun with your little one. This is why we've put together some handy tips on using swim nappies for your little one's trip to the pool.

    Most baby swim schools will insist on a double nappy system, which involves your little one wearing a reusable nappy over a disposable swim nappy. We recommend using

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  2. Zoggs Tips: Introducing Your Baby to the Swimming Pool
    Zoggs Tips: Introducing Your Baby to the Swimming Pool

    Zoggs Tips: Introducing Your Baby to the Swimming Pool

    Swimming is a fantastic bonding activity for parents and their babies, but when is the right time to introduce little ones to the pool? We tackle some of the most common questions:

    How old should my baby be before their first swim?

    You won’t need to wait for your baby to be immunised before taking them to the pool; the chlorine in the water will kill off any germs. Most baby swimming classes will accept newborns from 4-6 weeks of age, and will take place in smaller pools for safety. However, it’s advisable for new mums to wait at least six weeks after labour before going swimming. Your body wil

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  3. Zoggs Swim Sure Nappy: We've got you covered!
    Zoggs Swim Sure Nappy: We've got you covered!

    Zoggs Swim Sure Nappy: We've got you covered!

    At Zoggs, we believe your little ones should be introduced to water as early as possible. That’s why we have now launched the Zoggs Swim Sure Nappy, as the latest addition to our range of children’s swimming essentials.

    Protection babies and parents love
    Parents often worry about accidents in the pool, but we don’t want that to stop you from taking your little one swimming. Our swimming nappy has been specially designed to provide fantastic protection and hygiene in the water – and peace of mind

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  4. First time swimming with your baby: what to expect
    First time swimming with your baby: what to expect

    First time swimming with your baby: what to expect

    Going swimming with your baby for the first time is a new experience for you both to savour. Excitement can give way to apprehension, but if you know what to expect then you can get the most out of swimming with your child from the word go. Here are some top tips from a qualified swimming teacher.

    Feeling comfortable and confident
    To begin with, it should all be about making your baby feel comfortable in the environment – and that’s not likely to be the case on the very first visit. It is important not to approach baby swimming with a rulebook, or even have too much of an idea of

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  5. Preparing your little ones for swimming lessons
    Preparing your little ones for swimming lessons

    Preparing your little ones for swimming lessons

    A child's first swimming lesson can be an exciting experience for youngsters and parent’s alike. There are a number steps that can be taken beforehand to ensure your child feels confident and at ease before the lessons begin!

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    Start with a bath

    The simple task of having a bath can begin to support your child in their first steps in taking swimming l

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  6. Baby Swimming Tips from Zoggs
    Baby Swimming Tips from Zoggs

    Baby Swimming Tips from Zoggs

    The greatest tip we can give is when you go to the pool with your baby, don’t make it about trying to ‘teach’ your baby to swim. We know that sounds strange as the topic is referred to as Baby Swimming, but the foundation of baby swimming has to be first and foremost about HAVING FUN and, if done correctly, that fun experience of water will remain with them for life. Here are some top tips from our Learn to Swim teacher.

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