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Swimming With Bear Paddle

September 19th, 2017 in Louisville Swim School, Swim Curriculum, Swim Progression, Swim School
Local Louisville Mom, Ashley Glass, shares her experience about her swim lessons at Bear Paddle.

For the last couple of years I have wanted to enroll the kids in swimming lessons, so when the opportunity arose with Bear Paddle, I…

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Swim Lessons Help Kids With School

September 14th, 2017 in Chicago Area Swim School, New Jersey Swim School, Swim Curriculum
How Swimming Helps Kids Do Better in School

Looking for reasons to get your kids into swimming? Several studies recently have shown there are a number of educational benefits of swimming. This means that swimming doesn’t just teach your kids…

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Win A Free Month Of Swim Lessons

September 8th, 2017 in Charity, New Jersey Swim School
Like us on Facebook and be entered to win a free month of swim lessons. Winners will be announced via Facebook on Friday, September 29.…

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Will My Kids Be Too Tired After School?

August 31st, 2017 in Swim Curriculum, Swim Progression, Swim School
Will My Kids Be Too Tired For Swim Lessons After A Day In School?

School involves sitting still and mental activity. Young bodies need a fun outlet to vent their energy. Swimming invigorates like no other exercise. Swimming works all…

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Don’t Eat And Swim

August 24th, 2017 in Swim Camps, Swim Curriculum, Swim Progression
It’s good to fuel up before any activity. If you have a meal or a snack before you go swimming, make sure to wait at least 30 minutes before getting in the water. Good swimming takes hard work and you…

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Disney & Superhero Week

August 17th, 2017 in Uncategorized
From Monday, August 21 – Sunday August 27 we will be celebrating Disney and Superhero Week! Show off your favorite Disney character and superhero attire at Bear Paddle this week!…

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Flip To Breathe Progression

August 10th, 2017 in Swim Curriculum, Swim Progression, Swim School

Flip to Breathe Progression: Why It’s Important When Teaching a Child to Swim

Many parents ask, “Why does my swimmer flip onto their back when they need to take a breath?” This is a great question and we have the…

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Add A Second Swim Day For $12.50 Per Lesson!

August 3rd, 2017 in Swim School
Summer may be over but Bear Paddle swims year round! Add a second swim day for $12.50 per lesson! Promotional price expires Sunday, December 31. Click here to view our fall schedule.…

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Breaststroke Progression

July 27th, 2017 in New Jersey Swim School, Swim Curriculum, Swim School

Breaststroke is regarded as one of the most difficult swimming strokes to learn. The timing of the Breaststroke kick also known as the “whip kick” can be a challenge. Patience is needed to learn the Breaststroke kick, but once mastered …


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Opening Monday, July 24 in Marlton, NJ!

July 20th, 2017 in New Jersey Swim School, New Swim School Opening, Swim School, Water Safety
We are thrilled to announce the opening of our tenth Bear Paddle location in Marlton, NJ! Our grand opening will be Monday, July 24. Thank you to all of the families that were so patient with us during our opening…

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