Swimming & Water Safety Links

  • about babies and children learning to swim

http://www.babycenter.com.au/baby/development/swimming/

http://www.babyswimming.com/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aq4ZnrdtEGc   little nippers the babies in water

http://www.metacafe.com/watch/35157/baby_swimming/

http://www.babyworld.co.uk/information/baby/swimming/swimming_lessons.asp

http://www.huggies.co.nz/parenting/learn-to-swim/swimming-lessons/toddler

http://www.huggies.co.nz/parenting/learn-to-swim/swimming-lessons/how-to

http://www.breezes.com/resort-resources-introduction-to-swimming.html 

http://www.bringemup.com/articles/12/when-can-i-take-my-young-baby-swimming.html

http://www.bringemup.com/articles/64/teach-your-baby-to-swim---the-diagrams-part-1.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v0mUPr68x2U

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pt4-BkIgDZw&feature=related

http://www.hellomagazine.com/healthandbeauty/mother-and-baby/201002112917/water-babies/swimming-lessons/children/1/

http://www.themedguru.com/20100430/newsfeature/swimming-enhances-babies-gripping-power-and-balance-study-86134578.html

http://www.brillbaby.com/teaching-baby/physical-development/baby-swimming.php

  • about child health and sites for caring parents

www.kidspot.co.nz/300+310+40+_Classes-Lessons-&-Activities_Swimming-&-Surfing

  • about blogs - about children, swimming & parenting

http://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/blogs/pg-parental-guidance-advised/2822410/Water-Babies

http://blog.swimator.com/2005/10/swimming-drills-discussion.html?_kk=swimming%20technique&_kt=ea4358e5-ca4a-4c27-b8c3-46d3eab6cb51&gclid=CMjWg-OI8qMCFQipbwod5G0m3A

  • about swimming and water safety

http://www.swimmingnz.org.nz/about-us/

http://swimming.about.com/

http://www.watersafety.org.nz/swim-for-life/

http://www.wabcswim.com/

  • about water activities and sports

Coast Guard Education             http://www.cbes.org.nz/ 

Education Outdoors New Zealand http://www.eonz.org.nz/

GirlGuiding New Zealand  http://www.girlguidingnz.org.nz/

Jet Boating New Zealand       http://www.nzjetboating.com/

Kiwi Association of Sea Kayakers      http://www.kask.org.nz/

Marine Industry Association   http://www.nzmarine.com/

Maritime New Zealand           http://www.maritimenz.govt.nz/

NZ Jet Sports Boating Association     http://www.nzjetsport.org.nz/

NZ Outdoor Instructors' Association   http://www.nzoia.org.nz/

New Zealand Rafting Association      http://www.nz-rafting.co.nz/

NZ Recreational Canoeing Association             http://www.rivers.org.nz/        

NZ Recreational Fishing Council        http://www.recfish.co.nz/

NZ Sport Fishing Council        http://www.nzsportfishing.co.nz/

NZ Swim Coaches & Teachers (SCAT)        http://www.nzscat.org.nz/

New Zealand Trailer Boat Federation http://www.nztbf.org.nz/

New Zealand Underwater Association           http://www.nzunderwater.org.nz/

New Zealand Water Polo Association            http://www.waterpolo.org.nz/

Royal Life Saving Society, New Zealand       http://www.lifesaver.org.nz/

Royal New Zealand Coastguard Federation  http://www.coastguard.co.nz/

Royal New Zealand Plunket Society              http://www.plunket.org.nz/

Safekids          http://www.safekids.org.nz/

Scouting New Zealand           http://www.scouts.org.nz/

Sea Kayak Operators Assn of New Zealand             http://www.skoanz.org.nz/

Sir Peter Blake Marine Education & Recreation Centre        http://www.merc.org.nz/

Surf Life Saving New Zealand           http://www.surflifesaving.org.nz/

Surfing New Zealand  http://www.surfing.co.nz/

Swimming New Zealand        http://www.swimmingnz.org.nz/

Te Toki Voyaging Trust          http://www.wakaama.co.nz/

WaterSafe Auckland Inc        http://www.watersafe.org.nz/

Windsurfing New Zealand      http://www.windsurfingnz.org.nz/

Yachting New Zealand           http://www.yachtingnz.org.nz/

Pool Standards           http://www.poolsafe.org.nz/school/

http://www.swimmingwithdolphins.co.nz/

http://www.nzmastersswimming.org.nz/

http://www.nzsynchro.co.nz/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZYPhD4jv7Ds   Katie Killebrew Synchronized swimming in New Zealand

http://www.oceanswim.co.nz/

http://www.northshoreswimclub.org.nz/

http://www.activities-nz.co.nz/water-sports.html

  • about other water things

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a4cmrMJul1g  Mr Bean goes to the swimming pool

  • about other interesting & helpful info

http://www.holidayhomes.co.nz/australia/queensland/gold-coast/paradise-point/listing/9695.html

http://www.finda.co.nz

Swimming and Water Safety

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