October 18-20, 2003

Waikiki Beach, Hawaii

 


The 7th WABC 
World Conference on Aquatic Education of Babies & Young Children

 

Speaker Profile Listing
from Conference Program

This section is under construction with 12 presentations included 
as of 25 November, 2003



Pirkko Karvonen

Finland

Views on Baby Swimming Twenty Years Ago in Finland

Karvonen is a researcher at University of Jyväskylä, Department of Early Childhood Education   Jyväskylä, Finland


Sergio Chavez

Mexico

Teaching Freestyle Swimming to 4 and 5 year old Children 

Owner / Director of Acuatica Sergio Chavez
 Villahermosa, Mexico


 

Terje Stakset

Norway

 

From High Tech to High Touch in Communication and Interaction

Manager of the Norwegian Lifesaving Federation in Oslo and Bærum Norway.


Nell White

South Africa


How AQUATOTS®  has Developed Since Its Introduction at WABC in 1993

Founder-director AQUATOTS®  Swim Program

 South Africa

 


Eduardo Veloso

and

Carlos Santos

Portugal


Learning in a Fantasy World: for 4 1/2 - 5 year olds

Solplay Family Health Club - Swimming School

Portugal

 


Egle 

Egle Egle Ribeiro da Luz 

Brasil

 

A Methodological Proposal for Babies and Pre-School Children Regarding the Acquisition of  Swimming Skills Through Exploration of Materials

>> In Portuguese

Academia Golfinho de Ouro

Brasil

 


Janet Zeal  and

Jackie Young  

United States

Janet Zeal and Jackie Young

From Panel on Back Survival Floating and  Water Safety for young children







Jackie Young founder director of SWIMBABES tm
 Portland Oregon USA


Niina Kettunen  

Finland




Niina is owner of PINNALLA swim school and special instructor of the Finnish Association for Swimming Instruction and Life Saving.
Baby Swimming in Finland


Foo Chee Han

Singapore

Foo Chee Han

Danger - Fun - Health

sponsored by SwimFast



Swim Teacher &   Director of the Singapore Swimming Teachers Association

Singapore 

Anitra Boszotta

Austria

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How We Use Dolphin Discs

Babyschwimminstruktorin

Austria

Judy Watts

Australia


(2001 Presentation)



Owner / Director of Judy Watts Swim School

 


Noriko (Niko) Saito

Japan
Aquamics

Founder and Principal
Saito Aquatic Academy


Tanya Stojkova

Theodora Assenova 

Bulgaria

 

Rehabilitation and Therapy of Disorders with 0 - 3 year olds by Means of Swimming Courses



Mrs. Stojkova is an M.D.

Mrs. Assenova is Director of Bethany Bulgaria

 


Much appreciation to these fine teachers for sharing their experience and ideas with all of us.