Adult Swim: Being a "Mature Adult" at the Kids First Swim School
The teacher videotaped me swimming during the lesson as a learning tool. (Now THAT video will not be appearing on YouTube.) It’s definitely a “before” — and I can only hope there’s one later that qualifies as an “after.”
Will I progress from being unable to cross a 15-foot pool to swimming 250 yards by September?
I’m an extremely determined individual, am normally pretty athletic (despite the childhood fiascos of swimming lessons and my first running race) and am highly motivated by a challenge. (I also admit that, as a very frugal person, I’m partially motivated because of the $$$ paid for the series of private swimming lessons.)
In the end, I guess it all boils down to the age-old question of whether you can teach an old(er) dog new tricks …