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#BeActive Free Swimming Lesson “Learn to Swim”

On 28 September, the “Swim Safely” association organised a free swimming lesson under the guidance of certified coaches in the three swimming pools of Elektrum Olympic Centre as part of the European Sports Week #BeActive. The classes were attended by more than 350 visitors – parents with babies from 6 months of age, students, teenagers and adults. The…
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Teaching scouts

Practical class of the camp “Back to the present” (“Atpakaļ tagadnē”) organised by the 4th scout unit of Valmierafor 75 participants. Field practical class in open water for the participants of the camp “Back to the present” (“Atpakaļ tagadnē”) organised by the 4th scout unit of Valmiera. 75 children and young people learnt the basic principles of…
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The “Swim Safely” team will participate in the “Good Nature” (“Laba daba”) camp

On 20 August 2019, the “Swim Safe” Association team went to Īvandi, where the annual summer camp for children aged 7 to 16 was held. Having had a fun and meaningful time, the children gained new knowledge and skills through educational, creative and sports activities, including those related to safety on and near the water.…
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A donation of EUR 4,602 was secured by the basketball tournament “Krastu mačs”

On 17 and 18 August 2019, the tenth 24-hour basketball tournament “Krastu mačs” took place, in which the points scored were converted into euros and donated to raise awareness of youth about safety on the water. Zane Grundiņa-Arāja, the founder of the “Swim Safely” association, admits: “Great works need a good beginning. We evaluate the…
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Swim Safely in Summer 2019

Open swimming competition for children “Swim Safely in Summer 2019” was organised by the “SWIM SAFELY” association on 12 May. Venue – Elektrum Olympic Centre, Large Swimming Pool, 6b Grostonas Street, The competition was organised with the co-financing of the Education, Culture, and Sports Department of Riga City Council. Thanks to the sponsors VENDEN, SPEEDO,…
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