Monthly Archives: June 2015

  1. Zoggs Swim Diaries: Learning Survival Skills
    Zoggs Swim Diaries: Learning Survival Skills

    Zoggs Swim Diaries: Learning Survival Skills

    This week is Drowning Prevention Week 2015; at swimming pools across the country, lessons this week are focusing on survival skills. So, I rocked up at my swimming lesson yesterday in some fairly thick joggers (I was feeling pretty brave) and a t-shirt over my swimming costume.

    We leapt straight into learning how to enter the water without getting your head wet or sinking too deep – ideal if you have to enter water for any reason but can’t see what’s lurking below the surface – think shopping trolleys, sharp m

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  2. Zoggs Baby Swimwear Guide
    Zoggs Baby Swimwear Guide

    Zoggs Baby Swimwear Guide

    For many parents, buying baby swimwear can be a step into the unknown. To help, we've put together some top tips, covering everything you need to know when buying children’s swimwear this summer!

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    Comfort is really important for babies; they can easily become agitated if they have limited experience of being in the water. You should be able to comfortably slip a finger under the straps of a swim suit – secure, but still allowing room for free movement. At Zoggs, you can find a huge range of sizes and styles of costumes and suits, so you will be able to find a fit that’s right for your child. Make sure you check out the f

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  3. Five Best Swimming Pool Toys for Summer 2015
    Five Best Swimming Pool Toys for Summer 2015

    Five Best Swimming Pool Toys for Summer 2015

    Swimming pool toys are not just for fun; they are also a great way to help your child become a more confident swimmer. We take a look at some of the best toys you can buy this summer for endless hours of fun in the water!

    Swimming pool toys

    Little Squirts

    Little Squirts are designed for children who are new to the water. They suck up

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  4. Zoggs Swim Diaries: From my local pool to open water 10k
    Zoggs Swim Diaries: From my local pool to open water 10k

    Zoggs Swim Diaries: From my local pool to open water 10k

    Zoggs International Marketing Manager Ben Hornett shares his journey from swimming once or twice a week in his local pool to taking part in the Jubilee 10k!

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    Swimming isn’t everything to me, but when I do swim it makes me feel great. Swimming before work sets me up for the day like no other sport can. For sure, I don’t have the best technique in the lane, and I certainly don

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  5. Zoggs Shortlisted at the "Best Baby and Toddler Gear Awards"
    Zoggs Shortlisted at the "Best Baby and Toddler Gear Awards"

    Zoggs Shortlisted at the "Best Baby and Toddler Gear Awards"

    Zoggs are delighted to have been shortlisted for this year's prestigious 'Best Baby and Toddler Gear Awards'.

    Baby and toddler gear

    The popular product that has been shortlisted for the outstanding award is the Zoggy/Miss Zoggy Swimfree Floatsuit - for warmth, colour and safety in the pool.

    The

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  6. Zoggs Swim Diaries: From non swimming mum to completing my first swimathon
    Zoggs Swim Diaries: From non swimming mum to completing my first swimathon

    Zoggs Swim Diaries: From non swimming mum to completing my first swimathon

    Zoggs eCommerce & Digital Marketing Manager, and mum of three Jocelyn Kirby shares her journey from non-swimmer to successfully completing her first swimathon.

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    As a child I didn’t have swimming lessons. I was happy to jump in and play around and could do an odd doggy paddle-crawl hybrid stroke to get myself back to the side of the pool again, which at the time, seemed t

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  7. Kids Swimming Goggles: How to Choose the Best Pair
    Kids Swimming Goggles: How to Choose the Best Pair

    Kids Swimming Goggles: How to Choose the Best Pair

    Sometimes, persuading your child to wear swimming goggles can be tough. Yet it is not a battle that is worth losing.

    Zoggs - Pick the best pair of gogglesSwimming goggles are an essential piece of equipment for all children learning to swim or who just want to have fun in the water. When children are learning to swim, it is important that they feel as relaxed

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