In the sun-soaked state of Alabama, where the cotton is as fluffy as cloud-topped candyfloss, there exists a group of water-enchanted kids with a surprising secret. These aren't your regular, everyday children, oh no! These are the Super Splashers of Alabama, a team of pint-sized swimmers who can torpedo through the water faster than you can say "Roll Tide!" Meet Bobby 'Backstroke' Baloo, the leader of the Super Splashers. He's got a belly laugh that could shake an elephant and more freckles than there are pebbles on Gulf Shores Beach. He's also got an uncanny knack for backstroke swimming, hence his nickname. With Bobby leading the Splashers, afternoons in Alabama are anything but dull. Whether it's racing down the Tennessee River or chasing catfish in Lake Martin, these kids are always on a wet and wild adventure. They can swim like dolphins, dive like otters, and splash like walruses in a water park. But the best part about these kids isn't their swimming skills or their cool aquatic nicknames. It's their heart. Despite their fishy antics, they always remember to help each other out, showing the true spirit of Alabama – being there for your teammates, no matter what. So, if you ever find yourself near an Alabama swimming hole and hear the gleeful cries of children echoing off the water, look out for the Super Splashers. They’ll be the ones smiling, laughing, and splashing each other with Alabama’s summer sun sparkling on the water around them.

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best swimming programs in Birmingham, AL

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Swift Nature Camp is the perfect place for your child to spend their summer! Our overnight camp for boys and girls ages 6-15 is located in beautiful Wisconsin. We offer a unique blend of traditional summer camp activities and environmental education to help kids increase their appreciation for nature, science, and the environment. We’ve got it all – fun, friendships, adventure trips, and nature! Spend your summer with us – you’ll never forget it!

Minong, WI 54859
4.5(4 reviews)
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Lynn Andrews—affectionately nicknamed “Swim Nazi, Jr.”—is the proud daughter of a swimming instructor and is continuing her family’s legacy of teaching children and adults the importance of water safety. She offers group lessons, designed to help students gain the confidence they need to take the plunge in the deep end of the pool with self-sufficiency. With Lynn at the helm, her students have a supportive environment where they can build camaraderie with their peers, as well as acquire the necessary skills to become strong swimmers. The techniques she uses are highly effective in getting children out of their comfort zone and into the pool.

Birmingham, AL 35206
5(1 review)
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Sawyerville, a ministry of the Episcopal Diocese of Alabama, is focused on providing opportunity to children and youth in Hale County. Through free summer programs, mentoring, and scholarships, Sawyerville works to expand the possibilities of the children and youth in the area. Sawyerville works to serve God and improve race relations in Alabama by allowing the children and youth to explore and learn about the diverse world around them. This helps to enrich the lives of those living in poverty and provides them with a more hopeful future. The mission of Sawyerville is to provide a better future for the children and youth of Hale County. Through free summer programs, mentoring, and scholarships, Sawyerville works to expand the horizons of both participants and staff, while also improving race relations in Alabama and enriching the lives of those living in poverty.

Birmingham, AL 35203