Leah Weprich

Aquatics Program Supervisor

I have loved the water my entire life. Growing up, I was always the kid swimming away from their mom yelling that it was time to go from the edge of the pool. I began swimming for fitness in college and stumbled accidentally into a swim instructor job after graduating. This led to the discovery of a passion much deeper than just a love for the water. I could now share and spread this love with children and swimmers of all ages and have been doing it every day since. The water was then, and still is now, my safest and happiest place.

The Circle of Water Safety: Skills

For the past few months, we have been exploring the “Circle of Water Safety” and focusing on the importance of year-round swim lessons. To reiterate what we learned last month, water safety is a combination of the knowledge and the physical ability that is needed to keep yourself and others… Read More…

The Circle of Water Safety: Consistency

This fall, we have been exploring the “Circle of Water Safety” and focusing on the importance of year-round swim lessons. To reiterate what we learned last month, water safety is a combination of the knowledge and the physical ability that is needed to keep yourself and others safe in and… Read More…

The Circle of Water Safety: Time

This fall, Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation (CCPR) is exploring the “Circle of Water Safety” and focusing on the importance of year-round swim lessons. Water safety is a combination of the knowledge and the physical ability that is needed to keep yourself and others safe in and around the water…. Read More…

The World’s Largest Swim Lesson

On June 22nd, the World Waterpark Association will put on The World’s Largest Swim Lesson. This event was created in 2010 to raise awareness about water safety and drowning prevention. Aquatic facilities and swim lesson programs across the country will do their part to educate people of all ages on the… Read More…

Adult Learn-to-Swim Month

We often focus on swimming and water safety as important skills for kids to learn, but fail to realize that these are both subjects that matter for adults as well. In an effort to raise awareness for how important it is for adults to learn how to be safe in… Read More…