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THE SWIM CENTRES EVOLUTION Swimming Lessons from the UK to the North Shore
"My husband Paul and I started the school on the North Shore of Auckland in 1978 a short time after arriving from the UK where I qualified with the ISTA (International Swimming Teacher Assoc), the ASA (Amateur Swimming Assoc) and Royal Lifesaving Society. The foundation of my love for teaching was the time I spent with the UK education department as a dedicated swimming tutor. While this was satisfying the number of pupils in a class made it impossible to give the personal attention required to 'teach swimming correctly' so the idea of creating a swim school designed specifically to teach young children was born and the decision to come to Auckland and New Zealand followed.
From the beginning, The Swim Centres facilities have been designed for teaching young children swimming. Development has occurred in stages, s