From ShreveportTimes.com, By Loresha J. Wilson:
Eighty-eight Louisina children died as a result of unintentional drownings from 2007-2009, the most recent statistics…
Added by DAP News on July 20, 2012 at 12:20pm — No Comments
As you may know, I am an avid swimmer, and I strongly believe in teaching children (and adults) to swim. I always say that you have to know enough to be able to save yourself and your child.
This becomes even more relevant when you read the alarming …Continue
Added by DAP News on June 5, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments
In San Diego this week for the NDPA Symposium and presenting today with DAP Co-founder Jayson Jackson about the importance of dismissing stereotypes, role models and other social learning concepts. A tribute to the many DAP members that influence their own local communities. We might even reveal a few of DAP's future plans. Won't give you the whole presentation, but here are two quick concepts....connect the dots and see the picture...…
From USASwimming.org, By Mike Gustafson:
As we wind down the year, we turn our attention toward others in the community who are bringing a positive and profound impact on our sport’s diversity and water safety efforts. There are a few in the swimming world who strive to bring the sport of swimming to all races and ethnicities across the country, and they need to be recognized.
From Open Water Source:
Added by DAP News on November 22, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments
From Aquatics International, by: Tara Eggleston:
We know that engaging minority groups in aquatics programs is a national issue, but how can we help reduce the drowning and water-related injury statistics among these groups?
I’ll bet some managers wonder if smaller-scale efforts…
Added by DAP News on November 4, 2011 at 3:30pm — No Comments
From USRowing.org, By Allison Frederick:
USRowing has teamed up with Diversity in Aquatics, a nonprofit organization dedicated to water safety education, to create the Aquatics Safety Awareness Campaign, the organizations announced on Thursday.
The Aquatics Safety Awareness Campaign is an ongoing partnership to expand a nationwide water safety effort. Diversity in Aquatics recently released a study indicating that approximately 60…
From USASwimming.org, By: Mike Gustafson:
In my sophomore year of college, I visited Argentina. It was a fairly large town, located 50 steps away from the ocean. That old adage “stone’s throw” proved true here, as you could literally glance out your hotel window and throw a stone into the ocean. In this coastal town, I assumed that everyone was a natural-born…Continue
DAP it up! DAP mixer @ The Tipsy Seagull Bar - Treasure Cay, Abaco, Bahamas 8 PM tonight August 2, 2011.
International Water Safety Day - Striving to make a planet that’s 70 percent water, 100 percent water safe.
Speech of Hon. Chaka Fattah of Pennsylvania in the House of Representatives on Tuesday, March 29, 2011
From TakePart.com, by Jon Bowermaster:
Eleuthera, Bahamas—Named after the Greek word for “freedom,” Eleuthera is 110 miles long and just a mile at its widest. To the east is the occasionally wild…Continue
Why not take the typically selfish act of purchasing and turn it into an act of giving? Diversity in Aquatics, Inc. has partnered with SwipeGood, the company that maximizes your loose change for charity. To get started, all you have to do is go to our page…Continue
Added by Jayson Jackson on January 27, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments
|DAP Members Ben Sheppard and Shaun Anderson are featured on TheBahamasWeekly.com in an article by Patra…|
Added by Jayson Jackson on January 25, 2011 at 12:59pm — No Comments