The Academy

The Academy

The Academy is designed for aspiring beginners that runs during term time. 

Swimming instruction is offered for children between the ages of 4 to 6 who are confident in water and show an interest in learning to swim before progressing to our pre-development squads.

The sessions last for either 30 or 45 minute depending on the level of ability.  All swimmers are assessed before joining.  The Head of the Academy is Cindy Hanegraaf.

Session Locations

  • Sunday – Ernest Bevin (EB) from 2 to 4pm
  • Tuesday – Wimbledon High School (WH) from 5pm

Term Dates 2019/2020

Term 1

  • Ernest Bevin – TBC
  • Wimbledon High – TBC

Term 2

  • Ernest Bevin – TBC
  • Wimbledon High – TBC

Term 3

  • Ernest Bevin – TBC
  • Wimbledon High – TBC


If you are interested in a place for your child, please email with the following information to arrange an assessment:

  • Your Name.
  • Home Address and Post code.
  • Swimmers Name.
  • Swimmers Date of Birth.
  • Swimming experience (incl. ASA badges, certificates etc).
  • Current swim school or club.
  • Email address and phone number.
  • Preferred location (EB or WH).
  • Any disabilities or on going medications.


Cost – 240 pounds per term for a 30 minute session and 300 pounds per term for a 45 minute session.

For maps and other details see Pool Locations .