AS someone with fond memories of family holidays entered around the swimming pool I kind of take it for granted that children learn to swim at a young age. I can remember jumping into the water, splashing around on lilos and generally having a good time. As I got a bit older, swimming became more
EVEN before Santi was born I was dying to take him swimming, and had us signed up to Waterbabies when he was a month old. I was so pleased that he turned the obligatory 12 weeks old a week before the next course in Llanelli, and started the countdown to getting him in the water.