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About Get Grenada Swimming

Grenada is an island country in the Caribbean about 100 miles north of Venezuela.

Like other Caribbean countries many National Grenadians, children and adults, cannot swim (estimated at over 80%) resulting in unfortunate drownings.

The Get Grenada Swimming initiative was a 5-year program designed to teach 8,000 children to swim by 2021. In July, 2021 we reached that goal and more (9,600)!  We will continue with our programmes to teach 10,000 children and adults in the next 5 years, but in addition we now have a goal to certify 100 Professional Swim Instructors during that time period.  We are putting extensive programmes in place with the National Training Agency to award National Vocational Qualifications (NVQ).  We also will be certifying some instructors with Bronze Cross Training from the Lifesaving Society in Canada and Lifeguarding certifications with the Red Cross.  

Our swim programmes have three strategic parts:

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Saturday
Free Lessons

Free lessons are held for children and adults at

9 different locations around Grenada.

Lessons are every Saturday

 

  • Grenville, Telescope 9 am – 11 am

       Shaniqua Cobb 422-4906

  • St. Patrick, Sauteurs Break Water  9 am-11 am

       Damani Bruno 410-2394

  • St. Davids, Grenada Marine, Corinth 9-10 am 

       Catherine John 459-2393 

  • St. Georges, Grand Anse 9-11 am in front of Umbrellas 

       Deb Eastwood 404-5237​

  • St. Georges, Grand Mal 10 am - 12 pm

       in front of the Go Cool Steps

       Camme Roberts 417-8399

  • St. Johns, Gouyave  12 pm-2 pm in front of the fish market

       Sharm Ashton 417-7020

  • St. Andrew, Birch Grove, 9 am – 12 pm

       Lovell Alexander 416-1226

  • Petite Martinique,

       Saturdays, Morang Beach, 10 am - 12 pm

       Mary Benjamin  421-6650/443-9383

  • Cabier Beach, Crochu, St. Andrews 9 am - 10 am
    Abigail Fletcher, 449-6091 WhatsApp Only

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 National
Learn to Swim Weeks

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National

Learn to Swim Week
April 11th - 15th

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National Learn to Swim Weeks

April - Tuesday - Saturday after Easter. 

In 2023 it will be April 11-15th.

 

July - Monday-Friday after school gets out.

July 10th-14th,  2023

Our Videos

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School Programmes

After School free swim programmes have recently started back up.

If you are interested in setting up a school programme, call Deb Eastwood at 404-5237.

Our Locations

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St. Patrick

St. Mark

St.  Andrew

St. John

St. George

St. David

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