Dan Airth
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  • Seal Beach, CA
  • United States
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Relationship Status:
Single
Type of School:
Public
Swimming Level: If so, which level?
Yes - Recreational Swim
Aquatic Interest:
Competitive Swimming, Recreational Swimming, Surfing
Aquatics Occupation:
Other
Aquatic Membership Affiliation(s):
USA Swimming

Dan Airth's Blog

Swim Benin Hosts Holiday Swim Program

Posted on August 15, 2017 at 11:00am 0 Comments

Hi Friends and Supporters,

I have posted before about my non-profit Swim Benin and would like to give you an update.

This month we have been hosting a Holiday Swim Program which takes place on 4 consecutive weekends in August. The timing coincides with the normal vacation period for public schools in Benin.

Instructors Monika Rohmer from France and Felix Uzor of Ghana have come to Benin for the event. Monika is a certified swim instructor and a competitive swimmer who…

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Swim Benin Works with the Beninese Swim Federation

Posted on February 28, 2017 at 11:47am 2 Comments

Swim Benin Works with the Beninese Swim Federation

As an English teacher for a year in the small West African country of Benin, native Californian Dan Airth was saved by the fact he was within a quick motorcycle ride to the nearest pool. He remembers being astonished when he first walked into the swim facility called Stad de l’Amitie (Friendship Stadium).

The stadium and sports complex is the center of recreation and Beninese go there to rollerblade, choreograph dance, hold…

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Swimming in Benin, West Africa

Posted on November 30, 2015 at 9:05pm 0 Comments

Hi Swim Enthusiasts,

I wanted to share my experiences living (and swimming) in Benin the past 10 months. The following article I have submitted to a couple swim magazines and if you have any ideas of other places to get it published, I would love to hear them.SwimmingattheStad.docx

If you are interested…

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