4-time Olympic Gold Medalist Lenny Krayzelburg: Swimming is Important For Kids
Swimming is a skill children can learn year-round. Four-time Olympic gold medalist Lenny Krayzelburg explained why winter may be a great time to teach your kids an important summer skill.
It's the same sun over California as it is over Skokie. And a tanned Lenny Krayzelburg, four-time Olympic U.S. gold medalist from Los Angeles, was in his element Jan. 12 bringing summer gold to the wintry North Shore.
Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy- Swim Safety
Allie Mac Kay was live from Los Angeles at the Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy to learn about water safety, techniques and classes they offer.
Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy- Infant Classes
Allie Mac Kay was live from Los Angeles at the Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy to show us the classes they offer that can help babies learn life saving techniques in the water.
Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy- Water Yoga
Allie Mac Kay is live from Los Angeles at the Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy where she learned about infant swimming lessons and the benefits of water yoga classes.
Teaching children to swim with the help of an Olympic gold medalist!
This Sunday Olympic backstroke swimmer Lenny Krayzelburg will be at the Jewish Community Center hosting a children's swim clinic.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11)- It is happening time after time this summer in Kentuckiana; children and adults drowning in pools, lakes or rivers. According to the Centers for Disease Control, drowning is the second leading cause of unintentional death for kids 14 and younger.
An Olympic swimmer is causing quite a splash in Austin. Lenny Krayzelburg is from Odessa, Ukraine. The four-time Gold Medalist is in town to start the Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy.
The Jewish Community Center opened two Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy's in West Bloomfield and Oak Park on Sunday Jan. 27.
Lenny Krayzelburg is a four-time Olympic gold medalist in swimming and former world record holder. He won his first three gold medals in each of the events he swam at the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games, 100 meter backstroke, 200 meter backstroke and 4×100 meter Medley Relay. He was also selected as a team captain for the 2004 US Olympic Swim team in Athens, where he won his fourth gold medal. In May 2011, he was inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame.
(MyFoxBoston.com) – February is a great time to enroll children in swimming lessons. It's especially important for those inexperienced swimmers, and believe it or not, parents are starting their kids as young as two and three months old.
The Crossover: Four-time Olympic swimming gold medalist Lenny Krayzelburg joins The Crossover to discuss the amount of times he's been confused with Lenny Kravitz, his surprisingly unique way of teaching kids how to swim, and which professional sports teams he roots for.
The highlight of the evening for many of the 70 adults and children gathered at the Suymmit home of Archie Gottesman and Gary DeBode was not the Rice Krispies treats, the cozy fireplace, or the One Happy Camper luggage tags and bracelets.