Swim Lessons at Northeast Dubois

Photos by Traci Westcott/The Herald
Cora Miley, 6, of Dubois, right, high-fives Northeast Dubois swim coach Kendra Friedman after retrieving diving rings during swim lessons at the school on Monday. “I truly believe that swim lessons are so important for our youth,” Friedman said. “Not only does it help save lives, it also gives these kids a sense of accomplishment and confidence.” More than 60 kids are participating in swim lessons this month taught by coaches and members of the Northeast Dubois high school swim team. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Travis Wineringer, 8, of Dubois, left, plays in the water with Owen Weikert, 8, of Dubois, during swim lessons at the school on Monday. 
Sophie Knies, 6, of Celestine, left, looks at her mom after successfully retrieving diving rings during swim lessons at the school on Monday.
Northeast Dubois Freshman Dakota Roach shows Keaton Betz, 8, of Celestine, left, Owen Weikert, 8, of Dubois, Travis Wineringer, 8, of Dubois, and Griffen Beckman, 7, of Celestine how to dive during swim lessons at the school on Monday. " I like to see how the kids progress through the season," Roach said, "...and to see them have a love for swimming." 
Sophie Knies, 6, of Celestine, prepares to jump into the deep end during swim lessons at the school on Monday. 



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