Marlene Bloom is one of the founders of Baby Otter Swim School, Inc. With 30 years experience in swim instruction, Marlene is who developed the Turn, Kick, Reach program, or TKR. TKR is the core water survival skill taught at
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What is the Turn, Kick, Reach Program?
Turn, Kick, Reach is a method of water survival developed by Marlene Bloom almost 30 years ago. The program at
Aren’t all swimming lessons designed to teach children how to avoid drowning?
Absolutely not. Even children who know how to swim may panic if they fall into water unexpectedly. Not knowing what to do at that moment can be the difference between life and death. This is what is taught by the Turn, Kick, Reach method at
Many other swimming programs teach children to get onto their backs if they fall into the water. This is not a natural position for anyone, and under duress, is especially difficult for a child to do.
Why should children learn the Turn, Kick, Reach method so young?
Drowning is the second leading cause of death for children under 14 in the
Is there more than one location?
As of now, no, but plans to expand the school are in the works through franchises.
What does the DVD “Is Your Child’s Life Worth Ten Minutes?” provide?
This ten-minute DVD provides life-saving pool and home safety tips to parents. From not answering the phone while your child is in the pool to ignoring the door bell when your child is in the tub, this DVD’s message is essential. Learn more at www.BabyOtterSwimSchool.com or click on the image to the left.
Where can people purchase Baby Otter Swim products?
People can purchase
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