Helpful resources


Below is a list of equipment that would be useful for anyone learning to swim or wanting to improve their swimming skills

Arm Bands or Water Wings




Swim fins

Pull buoy

Hand paddles

Swimming snorkel

Swimming Equipment

The above swimming aids are mainly used to assist non-swimmers by keeping them afloat. Some can be used as swim training equipment by isolating certain parts of the swimming stroke, so the swimmer can focus and train those weaker areas.

Public Swimming Pools

The Greenwich borough

The Lewisham borough

U.K Open Water Swimming

S.E.N Schools

The Greenwich borough
Primary schools

Secondary school

The Lewisham borough

Primary schools

Secondary schools


Competitive Swimming Clubs

The Greenwich borough

The Lewisham borough


Please note that this is not a comprehensive list of all resources available.