21st January 2020
20th January 2020
A day in the Life of......A Swim Star's Parents
Hi, we are Julie and Simon Frost – Ella’s parents..... Read more
8th January 2020
Ella's Festive Frolics!
Welcome to CSSS Sports Ambassador Ella Frost's first video log (Vlog!)…. Read more
31st December 2019
Welcome our 2020 Sports Ambassador Ella Frost!
Welcome Ella Frost Carol Saunders Swim School 2020 Sports Ambassador. Ella is 12 years old... Read more
12th December 2019
Swimming at Barmby Moor, York
As one of our newest venues, we’re excited to feature this lovely little pool on the outskirts of York. It’s proving so popular that we wanted to share more about what you can expect from swimming lessons here… Read more
5th December 2019
Santa’s Swimming Secrets
Ho ho ho! Santa Claus here, it’s the Christmas season at Carol Saunders Swim School and since I have the swimming venues to myself, I thought I’d share a few of my top swimming tips to help little ones have a really cool yule in the pool. Read more
2nd December 2019
Discounts! Discounts! Discounts!
Did you know we are part of the Aquaplane Affiliate scheme! Order now just in time for Christmas.... Read more
28th October 2019
Pumpkins in the pool- spooky swimming ideas for Halloween!
As the sun sets on October, our little swimmers are heading to the dark side for some Halloween-themed fun! Here’s what we’ll be getting up to over the next fortnight and some spook-tacular ideas to try with your family too. Read more
27th September 2019
Swimming at Riverside, Goole
If you or your little one is a beginner, improver or looking to learn one to one, there’s no better place that our lovely little pool at Riverside Special School in Goole. Read more
23rd August 2019
Immerse yourself in our Mermaid Cove!
Has your little one always dreamed of becoming a mermaid or merman? Do they enjoy fantasy stories, fairy tales and dressing up? Our wonderous team of mermaids at Carol Saunders Swim School are here to bring a touch of magic to a swimming pool near you! Read more
28th June 2019
Pawel takes on Iron Man
This month, our very own Pawel is taking on an Iron Man competition to raise money for Martin House Hospice! Will you be supporting him? Read on to find out more… Read more
24th May 2019
Swimming at The Mount School, York
This month, it’s time to talk about one of our most popular venues, the home of Carol Saunders Training Academy and a hub of exciting swimming opportunities- it’s the Mount School, York. Read more
12th April 2019
Swimming at Sherburn
This month, we’re featuring our very first venue where Carol Saunders Swim School all began. With a fabulous team and fantastic range of lessons, you’ll struggle to find a better place to swim than Sherburn High School! Read more
11th March 2019
How to prepare for your baby’s first swim!
Taking your baby to their first swimming lesson is a very exciting time. It’s a chance to strengthen your bond, accomplish something new together and most importantly, great fun! Read more
28th January 2019
Are you worried about your baby's health in public pools?
We’ve recently found out that health risks are the main concern from parents when considering whether or not to take their little one swimming in public pools, in fact, as many as half of all concerns when taking babies swimming are the health implications. Read more
14th January 2019
Jody, a Year 10 student from Huntington School in York has committed to working for a charity for 4 weeks in summer 2019 when he will work alongside other young people under the organisation of Camps International. Read more
7th November 2018
2019 Term Timetable
Full details of our 2019 Swimming Lesson timetable for Carol Saunders Swim School Read more
7th November 2018
At what age can I start taking my baby swimming?
This is a question we are asked quite regularly at the Swim School, and the answer is simple, babies are never too young to start! So what are you waiting for? Read more
6th November 2018
Penny the Pumpkin & Gertrude Gourd had a great Halloween swim with our little swimmers! Read more
24th September 2018
October Training Courses
We have a number of training courses running in October, for lifeguards and teachers. Read more
19th September 2018
Swimming Lessons for Juniors & Adults
Considering signing up to swimming lessons yourself, or for your little one, but unsure what the lessons might entail? We’ve put together an overview of classes for little ones and adults for you to find out a bit more before taking the plunge! Read more
12th September 2018
NEW DATES ADDED AT BUBWITH FOR TIDDLERS
Carol Saunders Swim School and Tiddler's Academy are pleased to announce that we have added more days to our Splash & Learn classes at Willow Lodge, Bubwith. Read more
18th July 2018
Carol Saunders Swim School bag NATIONAL Award!
We are proud to announce that we have WON National Family Business of the Year for the North East of England! Read more
4th July 2018
10 Benefits of Swimming
Swimming can improve overall fitness, mental well-being and even make you look younger! With these contributing factors, we believe swimming really is the way forward. We may be biased due to our love of swimming, but with so many benefits we feel it is our duty to share these with you. Read more
4th July 2018
Summer Water Safety - 15 top tips for staying safe in the water this summer
Summer has arrived and with it brings the temptation to jump in the pool, splash in the sea and generally just cool down! However, sometimes these urges lead to a lack of respect for the water which can result in catastrophe. It is important to understand the risks that water can hold and be aware of these so that you can be as prepared as possible to keep yourself and your family safe this summer, and always! Read more
8th June 2018
Drowning Prevention Week 2018
This year to show our support for this extremely important week we are teaming up with the local fire brigade in Selby and York to raise awareness. We will be at Market Cross in Selby on Saturday 23rd June from 10am-2pm to promote water safety, open water swimming, lifesaving and how to swim safely! Read more
9th May 2018
Open Water Safety
With the sunshine making an appearance over the past couple of weeks, it definitely feels like summer’s on its way! With the heat comes the urge to take a dip in open water, whether it be a river, a lake, the sea or even a canal…however, it’s extremely important to remember water safety first before even contemplating taking the plunge (literally!) Read more
18th April 2018
Swimming is a great way of keeping fit, staying healthy and making friends!
Starting regular swimming can help reduce the risk of illnesses whilst also boosting your mood and keeping your weight under control! Not only do the benefits of swimming help towards keeping your body and mind healthy, swimming is also a lifelong skill that could result in saving yours or someone else’s life. Read more
4th April 2018
How to get your children in to, and used to, the water!
While swimming lessons are a great way of getting little ones familiar and confident in the water, there are other fun ways to improve their basic swimming skills, water safety and build a bond with all things aquatic! Read more
26th March 2018
Benefits of Swimming for Mental Health
With a great deal of focus being put on Mental Health Awareness recently we decided it would be the perfect time to concentrate on how swimming can help support with Mental Health and the main benefits that it can have! Most medical experts agree that any type of physical activity can have a positive effect on mental health and wellbeing, by according to recent studies by Swim England, swimming can be particularly effective. Read more
19th February 2018
Team talks with Carol Saunders Swim School
We’ve recently asked some of our swimming teachers some questions about how they got into this career and what they love most about it…learn more about our teachers here! Read more
12th February 2018
Swimming tips for beginners
Whether you want to learn to swim for fitness, water safety or something else, it doesn’t have to be a nerve-wracking or strenuous experience. Swimming is a great workout for your whole body, and you never know when you might need it! We’ve put together some swimming tips for beginners ! Read more
15th December 2017
It's coming to the end of 2017, and what a year it's been!
We’d like to take this opportunity to share some of our favourite stories from the year and say a great BIG thank you to all our amazing team members, swimmers, friends and family for their never-ending support! Read more
6th November 2017
Why learn to swim with the Carol Saunders Swim School?
Making the decision to learn to swim can be a scary prospect, at any age, so it’s important for us to let you know who we are, and what you can expect from our classes if you choose to learn with us! Read more
13th October 2017
How to overcome a fear of water
Overcoming a fear of water is a scary and challenging prospect for anyone, at any age, and can often be the biggest barrier for people that want to learn to swim but just can’t face the water. Here are a few of our tips to help overcome a fear of water and encourage you into the wonderful world of swimming. Read more
29th December 2016
New website and Portal Go Live!
There's lots of development happening at The Carol Saunders Swim School family... Read more
29th December 2016
Carol Saunders Swim School Turns 30!
Carol Saunders Swim School turns 30 this year and we have seen swimmers achieve National awards in diving, water polo, swimming, teaching.... Read more