Where can I find quality but cost-effective swimming lessons near me? Welcome to aquawolf swim club

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Our training sessions are designed to optimize the opportunity for learning and mastering swimming strokes

Choosing a swim school is a major decision.

When it comes to selecting the perfect swim school for our kids, it’s usual for parents to be overwhelmed by the various options available and to be confronted with the question; “Where can I find quality swimming lessons near me that’s cost-effective”

Do you want to find out more about the Aquawolf swim club?

We understand that you may have a lot of questions and we’re here to answer all of them with a structured FAQs list.

We want you to put your trust in us to take excellent care of your child and help him or her grow socially, emotionally, and intellectually while having a great time.

We hope that the answers we provide to the following FAQs offer all of the information you need.

You will notice the difference as soon as you walk into our brilliant facility.


An amazing environment for learn to swim, competitive and adult swimming lessons.


There are no shortcuts in teaching swimming lessons

Our dedicated Swim South Africa accredited coaches believes that using a one-size-fits-all approach to coaching children is doomed to fail. We practice holistic swimming coaching striving to coach the complete swimmer.

They teach water safety, learn to swim, stroke correction and competitive swim lessons to children and adults knowing that every person is unique, and each has an own learning style.

We put a premium on customization, efficiency, and quality.


Swimming is the only sport that can save your life.

Swimming is a vital safety technique that can mean the difference between life and death in certain situations. It’s possible that becoming a strong swimmer will save your life!

Swimming requires constant practice to create particular conditioning and well-established muscle memory.

‘Drowning is one of the most common causes of accidental death for children. An alarming number of children don’t know how to swim or have weak swimming ability’.


Injecting fun into sport

Swimming is all about executing great skills and having excellent technique. We are always looking for new and innovative ways to inspire young swimmers to commit to the sport and reach their full potential.

Confidence needs to be cultivated by building competence. Swimmers can develop a strong and resilient sense of confidence by having coaches coach consistently at their best and swimmers giving everything they have to whatever they do. 

Happy swimmers perform better. When young athletes are having fun and is playing for themselves, everyone wins.


Join our Winning Team

We are extremely privileged to have Gary Bonney as our head coach. Gary is a double Springbok having both swum and played water polo for South Africa.

He has coached, managed, and created water polo and swimming clubs in Gauteng (Old Eds) and the Western Cape (Vineyard swimming club), which is currently ranked #1 in the Western Cape for the 2020-21 season and of which Aquawolf swim club is a proud partner.

He has a deep understanding of the trends in international swimming and coaching and all the latest techniques updates.

We teach the following


Learning how to swim for beginners

We have a trusted 6 stage program to ensure our children progress to become safe and strong swimmers. One on one classes and small groups to ensure attention to detail. Progression is key in becoming better swimmers and strong charactered individuals.


Stroke correction swimming techniques

In swimming, your success as a swimmer depends on how efficiently you can move through the water. Water is nearly 800 times denser than air. Therefore, it is of utmost importance for swimmers to work on improving their technique regularly and continuously.


Competitive swimming training

Swimming teaches our children so many life lessons on a daily basis. They learn time management, perseverance, discipline, goal setting, plus develop character and grit. We believe in small squads. No more than 5 per lane. And we never to take the fun out of swimming.


Adults swimming lessons

It’s never too late to learn to swim. And for those looking for a good abs workout, nothing better than a low-impact sport like swimming. We have structured programs to suit everyone’s needs including tri-athletes. Burn those calories and get rid of anxiety and depression.

What is the best age to start swimming lessons?

Experts are divided on the best age. The answer depends on your definition of swimming lessons, your child’s age and natural ability.

When making your decision to start learn to swim lessons, consider your child’s emotional & physical developmental abilities and comfort level in the water. 

Swimming lessons at any age can’t “drown proof” a child. Constant supervision remains vital.

Learn more about the benefits of swimming. Follow our blog articles filled with motivation and inspiration.


The magical power of mental imagery and visualization in sport

If done correctly, the relevance and complexity of visualization can be extremely strong and beneficial to swimmers. Visualization can be done in a variety of ways to help overcome fear, create self-confidence, and develop new skills more quickly by programming the inner guidance system and overriding limiting beliefs.

What does our parents say?

I can highly recommend Aquawolf swimming school. 
Samantha Adams
Fantastic club with very caring owners and coaches. 
Iris Wink
My son joined the club more than 3 years ago.
Aletia Thomas

ADDRESS: Plattekloof Park, Bloulelie Cres, Plattekloof 3, Cape Town, 7500

Monday 13:00 - 19:30
Tuesday 17:00 - 19:30
Wednesday 13:00 - 19:30
Thursday 17:00 - 19:30
Friday 13:00 - 19:00
Saturday 09:00 - 12:00
Sunday Closed