Mer-Made to Swim

Terms & Conditions

Mermaid & Shark Academy

All children who are participating in a session without an adult must prove that they can swim at learn 2 swim Stage 5 standard.

A swim test is required to be able to participate , This includes:

  • Ability to jump in
  • Be able to swim 25 meters  
  • Demonstrate the ability to float on their back and front and return to a standing position
  • Be able to swim 5m dolphin leg kick. 

Swimmers who are declared non competent will not be able to participate in the session.

Monofins and tails may not be worn by swimmers who cannot demonstrate the required skills.

The session will last 1 hour , this includes a 15 minute safety talk and swim assessment.

Mini Mermaid & Shark Adventure 

  • All mini mermaid and sharks must be accompanied by an adult on a one to one basis. 
  • The Sessions will last 45 minutes, please note the children will spend a maximum of 10-15 minutes with the fins on.
  • The session will include water confidence activities, mermaid and shark games and an introduction to monofins and tails.