Physical benefits of baby swimming infographic

The physical benefits of baby swimming

Teaching your baby to swim could save their life one day, but there are lots more reasons to get splashy too!

Babies who swim typically:

  • walk earlier
  • have improved appetites
  • have improved sleeping patterns
  • are significantly stronger and more co-ordinated*
  • have better balance
  • are better at grasping at things**
  • have strong heart and liver functions

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*German Sports College, Cologne
**Norwegian University of Science and Technology