2016 / 2017: The professionalization

FINA diploma

From November 24th to November 28th an FINA expert Mr John Bladon from Australia came to Vientiane and provide during one week a swimming clinic for our coaches. After 5 days of theory and pratical skills all « swimmglaos » coaches finaly get their FINA first degree.

May 14 th 2016: The first Lao primary swimming meet

May 14th 2016 was for all the team a big achievement. For the first time in Lao history we could open the first Lao primary swimming meet. This event gather 120 children from 6 of our schools for participed to 7 water activities about swimming basics (breathing, immersion, propulsion, get in water… )