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Turtle swim school -
a new, fun and vibrant swim school in Papamoa, Tauranga welcomes you!

Turtle Swim School is a summer swim school run out of a heated pool in Papamoa Beach, Tauranga and Toiohomai Aquatic Centre in Winter.

Helene Aitchison’s passion for learn to swim lead to her starting Turtle Swim School - where children are taught in a positive and friendly environment, using a range of songs, games and toys, and encouraged and rewarded to ensure they grow their confidence in and around water.


Lessons range from Babies, up to school age children who are competent swimmers and need help with their technique. 


Specializing in 1:1's for children and adults.  Helene has taught learn to swim and keep fit adults.  

Helene has over 18 years experience as a swimming instructor and teaches with a holistic approach.


Helene has also recently won the 2019 Aust Swim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety.


Mission - Being passionate, educating and working with the diversity of people in the community.

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