Life Jackets for Kids Learning How to Swim

The technology of life jackets has improved so much, I really don’t think swim instructors know these things exist.


It’s time to spill the beans on one of the best kept learn-to-swim secrets – the Learn-to-Swim Life Jacket!


Whether you’re pro-Puddle Jumper or anti-Puddle Jumper doesn’t matter for this conversation – you’ve got to know about this amazing safety and learning-accelerating life jacket. It’s incredible that such a POWERFUL learn-to-swim tool has remained off the radar of both coaches and parents alike. 


This Learn-to-Swim Life Jacket puts the power to teach your kids to swim solidly back in your hands – instead of the expensive swim programs. Ready to dive in?


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Learn-to-Swim Life Jackets work just like the training wheels on a bike!

For a first timer, riding a bike is complicated (and kind of scary)! There’s a lot for a child to figure out at the same time – pedaling, steering, braking, and balancing – it’s no easy feat! And it’s more than a little intimidating, especially because there is a very real risk of falling. And kids feel that risk even before they hop on for the first time.


But we have a tool that makes things less scary, by removing the risk of falling and making learning safer – which actually accelerates learning too – training wheels! It’s the safest and fastest way to learn to ride a bike.


Learning to swim is no different – it’s even more complicated for a beginner. Kids have to figure out how to kick, pull, breath, not breath, float and balance all at the same time! Again, that’s no easy feat. And there’s that same very real risk of falling (sinking) that kids feel when they slide into the pool for the first time… it’s intimidating.


I’m about to show you the tool that makes learning to swim less scary, by removing the risk of sinking and making learning safer – which accelerates the learn-to-swim process too!


See – when your kid doesn’t have to spend all that brain power worrying about sinking, they’ll spend it figuring out how to swim. When kids feel safe, they learn faster.


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Regular Life Jackets are great for safety but PROHIBIT learning –

Here’s how the Learn-to-Swim Life Jacket keeps your child safe and ACCELERATES learning.


You already know training wheels work great for learning to ride a bike. But there comes a day when it’s time to take them off – and your child will go from help to no help. Training wheels are all or nothing, and your child will notice when you take them off – I did when my dad removed mine.


The Learn-to-Swim Life Jacket is even better for learning to swim than training wheels are for learning to ride a bike – because they’re built to wean off of. It’s not help to no help… it’s a lot of help, less help, less help, less help, no help.  Let me explain.


The Learn-to-Swim Life Jacket is built with 8-pieces of removable flotation. It starts out full of flotation, just like a regular life jacket – so, great for safety! Once your child safely learns to swim in full flotation, we’ll guide you to remove a little and allow them to keep swimming and learning. And when they’re strong and skilled enough to rely more on their own skill – we guide you to remove a little more and soon they won’t need the vest anymore at all! 


Accelerated learning requires a perfect balance of help and challenge – Normal life jackets give way too much help and not enough challenge. Learning to swim with no life jacket gives way too much challenge and no help.


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But the Learn-to-Swim Life Jacket ALWAYS gives your child the perfect balance of help to keep them safe and challenge to ACCELERATE their learning.

Why should you care?


With a Learn-to-Swim Life Jacket and the guided help of a SwimAble Kid Membership, your child won’t ever need slow and expensive swimming lessons. They’ll stay safe and discover how to swim for themselves in your backyard or community pool – on vacation – at grandma’s house – and at your friend’s pool party.


Did you know it takes the average 2-year-old three years of swimming lessons before they can swim independently? It takes 3-year-olds over two years of swimming lessons, and 4-year-olds over a year! Don’t’ believe me – check out this research published in the Australian Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport.


That’s way too slow – and then there’s the price for those years of swimming lessons too. The first 6-months of group swimming lessons cost families over $500 alone – and that’s the low end of what you might pay. But 3-years worth? 2-years worth? Geez, that's expensive. 


That’s more than a little silly when you can easily have your child learn to swim at home with a Learn-to-Swim Life Jacket and our help at SwimAble Kid.



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Get Started Swimming SAFER today!


  1. Join SwimAble Kid
  3. Head to the pool and let your child play!

When kids are given the freedom to move and play safely in the water, they discover how to swim for themselves. No years of swimming lessons and expensive tuitions. Just pure fun and awesome family memories – and a water safer kid who learns to swim faster than those kids in swimming lessons and stays safer the entire time. 


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Watch this video to see how we use the TYR Learn-to-Swim Life Jacket:


Check out our SwimAble Kid, Swim Discovery™ program to see how your child can learn to swim for only $20 a month!