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Carlton Beach HotelGevers Deynootweg 201,
|Monday||18:00 – 18:45||Private elite beginners|
|Monday||18:45 – 19:30||Private elite beginners|
|Tuesday||7:00 – 7:45||Private elite beginners|
|Wednesday||18:00 – 18:45||Private elite beginners|
|Wednesday||18:45 – 19:30||Private elite beginners|
|Wednesday||19:30 - 20:15||Private elite beginners|
Zwembad De WaterthorThorbeckelaan 350,
|Tuesday||20:00 – 20:45||Small groups & beginners|
|Tuesday||20:45 – 21:30||Small groups & beginners|
Zwembad OverboschVlaskamp 3,
|Tuesday||18:30 – 19:15||All levels|
|Tuesday||19:15 – 20:00||Beginners|
|Monday||18:45 – 19:30||Intermediate to Advanced|
|Sunday||14:15 – 15:00||Advanced and Beginners|
|Sunday||15:00 – 15:45||Family Lesson ABC|
Gevers Deynootweg 201, The Hague, Netherlands
Zwembad de Waterthor, Thorbeckelaan, The Hague, Netherlands
Zwembad Overbosch, Vlaskamp 3, 2592 AA The Hague, Netherlands
Christina Founder and Co-Owner
Thanks to an interesting and fortunate turn in my career, I became the owner of this wonderful swim school! I am originally an agronomist. After living and working in Kenya for two years, I came back to The Hague and decided to get off the corporate track for a while and continued doing what I really enjoyed while travelling through Africa; sharing my passion for exercising in the water and helping others to learn how to swim. That was the first time I realized how hard it can be dealing with fear of water. I got my qualifications to become a swimming instructor and my passion for teaching others to swim could not be stopped ever since. In the meantime I became a NLP master, this offered me helpful skills in order to communicate with our students who fear water. I have taught hundreds of people how to swim over the years and I can't wait to help you to achieve your goals!
"It humbles me that our students allow us to work with them. They are our heroes!"""
Hi everyone! I started as an assistant teacher more than 10 years ago, while collecting all kinds of swimming diplomas meanwhile. This is where I found my passion for teaching children of every age range so I had got my qualification to become a teacher myself. Later on I gained a Master’s Degree in Pedagogical Science. This study is all about the progress of parenting and educating while interacting with the (disturbed) development of children and adolescents in their own environment.
"I love to teach swimming skills to children and adults so much because, it gives these people more confidence. In and outside the pool!"""
As far as I can remember I have always enjoyed being in the pool or sea. I am born and raised in Tehran,Iran. I gained my life guard diploma when I was 19 years old and during my university studies in Iran I also worked as a pool life guard. At the age 22 I received my coaching licence. I moved to Holland to continue my studies at TU Delft university and joined the swimming team (DSZ Wave). During my time as a student l participated in swimming competition, which I continue to do so today. I am passionate about helping other swimmers better themselves.
"By dividing the complex swimming stroke into smaller steps, I help my students with accomplishing their swimming goals."""
As far back as I can remember, swimming has always been a part of my life. My grandma and aunt taught me how to swim. Teaching others how to swim, just runs in our family, I guess. In my earlier years, I used to be a competitive swimmer. I even participated in the Dutch National Championships. Besides being a swimming coach, I am also a current bachelor student of human movement technology.
"The fun part of teaching others how to swim is sharing the joy for water. That just boosts my energy!"""
From the moment I started swimming, I had loved it. Mainly because it is like you are somewhere else. I appear to have talent for it too, so I joined some competitive swimming teams for a while. I think it is safe to say that swimming is my nature. I lived in Nigeria for some years, that is where my mom (also a teacher) helped out many locals who did not know how to float nor swim. Now I am working with scared adults myself. I put them at ease by telling them how I feel in the water. By giving them a different view, they get their minds off their fear.
"When I swim or go under water, all the noise around me fades away. Let's share this experience together!"""
As a Lifeguard, I know how important it is to be able to swim in the Netherlands. Since the age of 4 I have been swimming. As soon as possible I joined the rescue team at the Dutch coast. , where I acquired all the skills needed to rescue others. During summer, I, together with my fellow colleagues, keep the beach of The Hague safe. Unfortunately, I have experienced that people – especially those who do not have their swimming diplomas – often misinterpret the sea, resulting into life-threatening situations. I therefore find it very important to join Your Personal Swim Coach, in their journey of spreading swimming skills to both adults and children.
"Be safe in the sea this summer, start lessons today!"""
Greetings to everyone! I started my swimming experience when I was ten years old when I followed a swimming learning course and I got my first swimming diploma! After that I decided to follow up and develop my style and skill in swimming. In 2009 I received a diploma in Rescue and Training at the same time I was studying English Literature in Syria. During my summer vacation, I was teaching swimming, which I loved! I participated swimming races for long distance in Euphrates River and the Mediterranean Sea. As a rescue swimmer, I saved a lot of people in the Euphrates River and also Belgian woman in the lake of Zoetermeer, NL. I love swimming and teaching it. Swimming means a lot to me, not just a sport where I learned patience, challenge and help others.
"I am honored to be part of this great team, I can't wait to help you with your swimming!"""
I have been swimming for essentially my entire life, my father tells me repeatedly that I was swimming before I could walk! I began participating in competitive swimming at 13-years-old and continued competing up through my years at University. My natural passion for swimming also translated very easily into my first job at 16-years-old as a swim instructor. I have been giving private and group swim lessons for several years, to all variety of age groups and skill levels.
"You can do it!"""