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    Tips to Prepare Your Children for Summer Swimming

    Summer is still many months away, but now is the time to start looking ahead to swim season. If your children are going off to summer camp, or you’re planning a family trip to the beach this year, you have time to build or refresh fundamental swimming skills. Don’t make the mistake of waiting until…

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    Start the Year Strong with Swim Lessons

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    Many of us see January as a clean slate – a great opportunity to kick off healthy habits for the coming year. But by February, our enthusiasm often begins to wane… and by March, we’re back to our old ways. This year, get out of the New Year’s resolution rut, and set a different kind…

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    5 Water Safety Tips for National Bath Safety Month


    We are all about water safety at Tom Dolan Swim School. One of the main reasons all people should learn how to swim is to keep themselves – and their loved ones – safe around water. A Scripps Howard News Service study of a five-year period found a sobering statistic: an average of 335 people…

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    Why Choose TDSS? Ask Our Customers!

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    Tom Dolan Swim School helps swimmers of all ages be more confident, safe and competent in the water. We opened our doors in 2012 (with a second Northern Virginia location opening in early 2019!), and we’ve had the joy of watching our students learn and grow over the years. If you’re thinking of enrolling your…

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    5 Winter Pool Party Ideas

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    Children born in winter months often miss out on the chance to throw a pool party for their birthdays (at least in this hemisphere). But even if the temperature dips below zero and there’s snow in the forecast, you can schedule a pool party all year long at Tom Dolan Swim School! Our indoor, climate-controlled…

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