Accredited Centre of Excellence with the IOA
Bronze Winner SE Swim School of the Year 2023! Nominated SE inclusion & Impact Award 2023!
Winner SE Swim School of the Year 2022!
GR Swimming Schools is a family run swim school providing lessons to children from 3yrs old, Adults, Aquaphobia sessions & Rookie Lifeguard Courses. We also run school swimming lessons
Children with Anxiety/SENs/Medical/Physical requirements are welcome
Safety & Safeguarding is paramount - GR have the highest industry standards of Inclusivity, Safety & Teaching - with obligatory fun thrown in!
Being independent (not a franchise) gives GR the flexibility to adapt the lessons to fit the children and not the other way round
GR is recognised for providing swimming lessons for ALL children, hence their motto
"Every child is different - Every child is equal"
The owner & Head Mermaid ( & hands on manager!) Jo, is highly experienced in working with children & adults. She bought the business in 2019 (when the previous owners retired) having taught swimming for many years previously.
Her partner is heavily involved behind the scenes,
The dog keeps her feet warm in the office....
SE have made changes to their criteria for affiliated swim schools who deliver the SE syllabus. This is to raise the standards of swim schools across the country.
Only swim schools who meet these criteria can officially display the above picture as we proudly do.
Always look for the logo exactly as it is above
'Every child is different - Every child is equal'
We have many children swimming with us who need extra help. Jo doesn't focus on what a child can't do - but on what they CAN do
Jo is an Advanced Aquaphobia Coach & Tutor working with children and adults; probably the safest hands you could be in in Berkshire...