The nation's top water safety and training organizations are joining forces to present The World's Largest Swimming Lesson™ (WLSL), Friday, June 24, 2016, to build awareness about the vital importance of teaching children to swim to help prevent drowning. On June 24th, waterparks, pools and other aquatic facilities around the globe will host local WLSL lessons in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record. New this year! You pick your event start time any time on Friday June 24th, 2016.
Swimming is a life-saving skill for children and a vital tool to prevent drowning, the second leading cause of unintended, injury-related death for children ages 1-14. The World's Largest Swimming Lesson™ was created to serve as a platform to help local community aquatic facilities and the many different national, regional and state wide water safety and drowning prevention organizations work together to tell this important story on a local and national level.
You choose your start time!
All WLSL lessons being conducted as part of the world record attempt will take place on Friday June 24th. New this year: Pick your start time any time on Friday June 24th, 2016. Local WLSL Host Locations will manage the schedule for individual participant registration and sign-in at their facility. Check back for updates and information as we get closer to the big day.