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The Front Desk Team, Deck Specialists, Swim Teachers, and Paddle The Water Safety Bear are here to make your Bear Paddle experience one-of-a-kind. Our enthusiastic and attentive team can help with registration, scheduling needs, student progress, swim lessons, water safety, and more! Learn more about each Bear Paddle Team Member.


Our Front Desk Team is the information center for all things Bear Paddle! Here we can assist you with any and all scheduling needs, tell you about upcoming promotions, and answer any questions you may have. Stop by the Front Desk today to book a Bear Paddle Pool Party, add an additional swim day, or register for our next Swim Camp. Please let us know how we can make your Bear Paddle experience the best it can be!


Deck Specialists are here to ensure Bear Paddle provides the Best in Swim Lessons! Deck Specialists continuously monitor Student progress, Swim Teacher performance, and ensure a safe environment while evaluating Students for Skill Patches and graduation. Deck Specialists are ready to answer any questions about the progress of your Student!


All of our Swim Teachers are certified in the Bear Paddle method of teaching. This includes extensive training in safety, stroke technique, class management, imagination, and enthusiasm. We require our Swim Teachers to be 16 years or older and CPR certified.


Our lovable mascot, Paddle the Water Safety Bear, spreads Water Safety throughout the community. Paddle the Water Safety Bear teaches free Water Safety Classes to daycares, Montessori schools, and grade schools while also attending fundraisers and events. Paddle the Water Safety Bear can often be seen walking the hallways at Bear Paddle! When you see him, make sure to give him a big Bear Hug!