Whether you are learning to swim or refining technique to best times, we can help get you there! We are an inclusive environment recognizing that learning happens differently for everyone. It is our highest priority that you feel supported along your swimming journey!
Our teaching approach is compassionate with a skill building agenda. We believe water play matters and that swimming is for LIFE. Our clients learn to swim as toddlers and as Seniors, too! We work with competitive athletes from first legal breaststroke kicks to college swim team rosters.
We want all ages SAFE, IMPROVING, & JOYFUL in the water!
September 6, 2022 – December 22, 2022
*additional locations and time-slots may be added
Severna Park Racquetball & Fitness Location:
Tuesdays & Thursdays 1 PM – 3:30 PM
Saturdays 12 PM – 4 PM
All lessons are pre-paid at time of booking. Clients may unschedule a booked session up to 48 hours in advance and re-book when convenient.
Any sessions missed or cancelled within 24 hours of scheduled session is forfeited and are unable to be made up. This strict policy is necessary to ensure our advance lane reserve with the host facility is honored.
I am a lifelong competitive swimmer and passionate coach of all ages and swimming goals! I am a marathon distance swimmer with countless long distance accomplishments to include a successful crossing of the English Channel. For Learn to Swim clients my focus is steadfast on discovering balance in the water. Water safety skills are paramount and from that solid foundation, competitive swim strokes can be developed with ease! For competitive swimmers I assess strengths and weaknesses and devise strategies to continue improving and enjoying the water.
Certifications include: Red Cross Water Safety Instructor, Total Immersion Certified Coach, USA Swimming Certified Coach, USMS Level 3 Certified Coach, Red Cross Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR.
Current Positions Held: United States Masters Swimming (USMS) Maryland Open Water Swim Chairperson, Head Coach Crossing Currents Aquatics.
Paula Stolzenberg is an aquatics professional with over 20 years experience teaching kids how to swim. Paula brings a passion for helping all ages and skills develop their swim competence and reach goals. She is a Red Cross Lifeguard and CPR & First Aid Certified. Paula LOVES teaching and would prefer to do it as much as possible! When she needs a recharge it’s mountain biking, swimming, and adventuring for the win! Paula has a special affinity for working with kids on the spectrum and with special needs. She can’t wait to swim with you and/or your kiddos!