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Close the Gap

CLOSE THE GAP

Did you know that only “70% of kids in the City of Detroit know how to swim”? - Detroit Free Press2021

Detroit Community Sailing Center (DCSC) partnered with YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit
to teach Swim Safety. Today kicked off day 1 of 4. Although you don’t need to know how to swim to learn to sail, DCSC wants to help close this swim gap.

BENEFITS OF LEARNING TO SWIM
🏊🏼‍♀️ Teaches Water Safety
🏊🏽‍♂️ Provides Physical Exercise
🏊🏾‍♀️ Reduces Stress & Anxiety
🏊🏾‍♂️ Builds Character
🏊🏾‍♀️ Builds Confidence
🏊🏾‍♂️ Supports Academic Performance

Andddd, it’s FUN!!!

Learn more about YOUTH LEARN TO SAIL: https://www.sailingdetroit.org/#/

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