Becky Adlington's SwimStars News Archive

What is the cost of not knowing how to swim?


Shockingly, in the UK, 1 in 4 children leave primary school unable to swim, despite being the only sport which can be considered a life-saving skil...

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What Is The Best Age to Start Swimming Lessons?


  What Age is Best to Start Swimming Lessons?   It is commonly known that young children can drown in as little as an inch o...

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Ten years since the London 2012 Olympics with Becky Adlington


 The London 2012 Olympics was one of the biggest (if not THE biggest) sporting events of our generation. It’s been a whopping TEN YEARS ...

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Athletes to look out for during the Commonwealth Games 2022


The Commonwealth Games 20222 has started in Birmingham, and some medals have already started rolling in! As you start to scan schedules and decide ...

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Water Sensory Activities To Keep Little Ones Cool This Summer


 Not sure if you’ve noticed but there’s a HEAT WAVE! It’s hot, it’s sticky and it can be hard to keep little ones...

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5 Popular Summer Holiday Club Games You Can Do at Home


  The summer holidays are nearly here! Which brings us back to the age-old question – what in the name of parents’ sanity can...

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Water safety skills your BabyStar learns without you realising


This week is the RNLI's drowning prevention week. To help spread awareness we have put together this list of safety skills your BabyStar l...

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The Best Food to Eat Before & After a Swim


Swimming is not only a lifesaving skill, but a great workout for the whole body. That's why we need to make sure we give our bodies the right f...

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5 tips for a nervous swimmer


There’s no ‘right way’ for your child to combat their swimming lesson butterflies, but over the years, we’ve come up with a...

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Design your own Olympic Torch!


TO ENTER... 1.) Please CLICK HERE to download and print your Olympic Torch Template 2.) Once you have created your awesome design to...

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