Learn To Swim Day
Learn To Swim Day is held on May 18. This event in the second decade of the month May is annual. Help us
Swimming is incredibly popular as a competitive sport, but is also an enjoyable activity all round, so it’s no surprise that there are lots of fun and wonderful swimming fun facts. Swimmers are fascinating.
The average high school swimmer swims 1 million strokes per season. The oldest stroke is the breaststroke. Swimming is Australia’s most popular sport. The world’s largest swimming pool is located at a resort named San Alfonso del Mar, situated west of Santiago in Chile.
Swimming is a really cool activity.
Similar holidays and events, festivals and interesting facts
World Nordic Walking Day on May 18 (is a day of unified commemoration of the Nordic Walking Family around the world. It is for everyone, of all ages and abilities);
Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day on May 19 (Turkey, Northern Cyprus);
Game Festival in France on May 25 (designed to promote cooperative and non-violent games);