As we wrap up National Water Safety Month, who better to school us on swimming and drowning prevention than five-time Olympic swimmer Dara Torres?! She recently teamed up with Swim Today to kick off swim season and encourage parents to have their children try swimming as a competitive sport.
Not only is Dara a professional swimmer, but she’s transitioned to the role of swim mom these days and supports her own daughter in her various sporting activities. Please watch my interview below – and scroll to the bottom for more great info on where to start if you’d like to find a swim team for your kids where you live!
Here’s another great video that might motivate you or your children to get in the pool!
To find a pool or swim team near you simply log onto Swim Today’s website and type in your zip code!