June 28, 2022


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Active Nottingham publishes a free book called Can We Splash? to get families into swimming

Active Nottingham publishes a free book called Can We Splash? to get families into swimming

By Frances Marcellin    16 May possibly 2022

Energetic Nottingham has released a children’s reserve called Can We Splash? to motivate people to go swimming / Energetic Nottingham

Active Nottingham, element of Nottingham City Council, has launched a children’s guide called Can We Splash? to persuade more parents to choose youngsters swimming.

The team at Lively Nottingham became conscious that lots of families in the area have by no means been swimming and the e-book has been developed to aid mother and father strategy their to start with swimming journey.

“We want each and every kid in Nottingham to love swimming, reading through and paying out top quality time with their family members – acquiring entertaining, generating content recollections and learning alongside one another,” said councillor and leader of Nottingham Town Council, David Mellen.

The e book tells the beneficial story of Mo and his sister Yas and the fun they had swimming with their father at a Nottingham leisure centre.

It commences with: “It’s Saturday early morning for Father, Yas and Mo. It’s raining. It is unexciting. But father is aware where by to go. ‘Let’s acquire Mo for a swim.’ ‘Good thought,’ says Yas.”

The tale then describes their swimming journey, from arrival at the leisure centre to receiving prepared in the altering rooms and how they relished on their own in the pool.

“We have an understanding of the relevance of finding out to swim for each youngster in Nottingham,” explained Eunice Campbell-Clark, portfolio holder for leisure and lifestyle at the council. “With this book, we want to support get ready young children and their households, especially those people from disadvantaged backgrounds, to be able to get those 1st steps, have entertaining, a quite beneficial expertise, and get pleasure from mastering together.”

The e-book is obtainable for free of charge to the general public at Clifton Leisure Centre, Djanogly Group Leisure Centre, Harvey Hadden Sports Village, Ken Martin Leisure Centre, Southglade Leisure Centre and Victoria Leisure Centre – other companions are expected to be additional.

A PDF version of Can We Splash? is available to people throughout the British isles and worldwide and can be downloaded here.

Active Nottingham made Can We Splash? to help mothers and fathers system their very first swimming excursion / Lively Nottingham

The book officially launched on 16 May at a looking through in Harvey Hadden Sporting activities Village with a team of young children from Melbury Primary University / Lively Nottingham

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