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Baby and Toddler Swimming Classes across Greater Manchester, Tameside, Hyde, Manchester, Gorton, Oldham, Trafford, Stockport and Castlefield

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Click 'Find a class!' above and use your postcode or location to see all the swimming lessons suitable for both you and your child in your area.

Suzanne and Gary Horton run Puddle Ducks in Greater Manchester and the immediate surrounding areas of Stockport, Oldham and Tameside, providing:

  • Baby and pre-school swimming classes for children
  • Lessons for toddlers/pre-school children
  • Swim Academy classes for school-aged children
  • Aquanatal classes for mums-to-be 

To find out more please get in touch via;

Telephone: 0161 883 0222
Email: manchester@puddleducks.com 

Or by clicking on messenger at the bottom right of the screen. 

Puddle Ducks Baby & Pre-school

Our Baby and Pre-school programme is a wonderful bonding experience. Progressive lesson plans instil a water confidence and a love of swimming whilst our nurturing teachers tailor activities to your child's abilities and needs.

Taught in lovely spacious pools with a maximum of ten children, our classes incorporate rhyme, music and movement based on extensive child development research. Our lessons are so well received that the children we teach can often swim over 10 metres before they start school.

Find out more about our Baby & Pre-school classes

Puddle Ducks Swim Academy

We also run classes for older children in our Swim Academy classes, so we will be with you throughout your whole journey from baby to independent swimmer.

Whether your child is coming from a pre-school class, or has never been in the water before, you can be sure that they will get the attention they need as our activities are individually tailored to suit each child.

Find out more about our Swim Academy

Puddle Ducks Aquanatal

Our Aquanatal programme is fantastic for mummies-to-be, offering the perfect combination of gentle exercise, muscle strengthening and relaxation.

Find out about our Aquanatal classes

Our purpose built Aqua Nurture pool is designed specifically for babies and toddlers. Our 8 x 6 metre hydro pool is kept at a cosy 33.5 degrees, with a lovely warm poolside air temperature – perfect for babies and young children but also for those with disabilities or reduced mobility. 

Who are we?

We are Suzanne and Gary and we’re very proud to be delivering Puddle Ducks to Manchester, Oldham and surrounding areas.  Suzanne was a competitive swimmer and as a family with two young children we are all keen watersports enthusiasts – our children have grown up knowing the importance of learning to swim and being water safety aware.  We think it’s fantastic that water safety and personal survival skills are a central part of the Puddle Ducks programme – right from birth.

We are excited to welcome you to our Puddle Ducks classes! 

Puddle Ducks Greater Manchester xx

 

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"My two year old has been swimming with Puddle Ducks since he was four weeks old and it is one of the highlights of our week. When his little sister came along I couldn't get her into the class time I needed at Puddle Ducks, so I booked her in with another swimming lesson provider. I knew I would miss the lovely instructors that had taught our boy, but I assumed all providers would be similar - I was wrong! I missed the nicer facilities (and the new Aqua Nurture centre is amazing!) and the emphasis on the babies having a good time as well as learning a hugely important life skill. I'm so glad I could get my little girl into a puddleducks class this term, she loved her lesson today, and it was so much more enjoyable for both of us. Thank you Puddle Ducks!" Jackie