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Our blog features useful water safety tips as well as information about Mountain Waves Swimming instructors and lessons. For more information or to talk to an instructor, contact (208) 403-5059. Or you can schedule a walkthrough on the Sign Up tab to tour our facility and schedule a free lesson!

Safety v. Fun

Safety v. Fun

Every parent we have worked with (especially parents of our littlest swimmers) have a constant ongoing struggle: I want my child to have fun in the water, but I really want them to be safe. So what’s the trade off? Right off the bat, we want to be clear, infants and...

Helping Children Overcome Their Fear of Water

Helping Children Overcome Their Fear of Water

A child’s reaction to water can be as unique as the child themselves. Some children love water, bath time, bubbles; we often refer to them as “little fish” and our largest battle each day is trying to get them out of the bath to get ready for bed (I have two of...

Why Water Safety?

Why Water Safety?

Welcome to Mountain Wave Swimming! We are bringing a unique method of swim instruction to Southeastern Idaho because we believe that it is never too early to start preparing for safe, fun interactions with water. Babies, from the moment they are born, love the feeling...

First Day: What to Expect

First Day: What to Expect

When you get to the pool on your first day of lessons, feel free to head back to the pool area a couple minutes before lessons start. There is a waiting room and a trampoline to entertain your child and changing rooms by the pool where you can get ready! Your...

Instructor Highlight: Emilee

Instructor Highlight: Emilee

Emilee Workman Mountain Wave Swim School, Head Instructor Emilee Workman is a head instructor at Mountain Wave Swim School. She has spent the past seven years teaching stroke technique and water safety skills to children and adults ranging in age from 2 months to 60...

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