Compare Adult Swim Schools
|Compare||Bolle Adult Swim School Retreat||Other Swim Schools+local public- or Hotel- Pools|
|Class Duration||4 Days: Friday 5 pm - Monday 4 pm||4 - 5 months|
|Number of Class Lessons||36 in 4 Days||20 - 30 Lessons over 4 - 5 Month|
|Number of Lessons Inside Pool||32 Swim Lessons||20 - 30 (over 4 - 5 months)|
|Number Lessons Outside Pool||4 Theory Lessons (before or after swim lessons)||None to our knowledge!|
|Instructor in Pool||Klaus and/or Thitiya Bolle ALWAYS in Pool all 32 Lessons with combined 45 Years Adult teaching Experience||Sometimes.|
|Swim Class Sizes||
5 or 6 Adults (Group Lessons)
3 or 4 Adults (Mini-Group Lessons)
1 or 2 Adults (Semi-Private Lessons)
|Similar Offers not available, generally 5 - 20 Students|
|Pool Water Temperature|| 90° - 92° (Never Less Than 90°)
Absolutely no Use of Buoyancy changing Wet Suits to stay warm!
Use of Buoyancy changing Wet Suits because Water of 75-80 F. is far too cold for Adult Beginners!
|Pool Water Quality||Sanitized by Ozone and UV-Light (No Eye- and Skin-Irritations!||Chlorinated Pool Water|
|Class Content|| Breast,-Back-Stroke and Freestyle. Eliminating Fear, Preventing Panic, understanding Buoyancy, Mastering Survival Skills.
|| Stroke Mechanics.
Lacking Water Familiarity Exercises,.
Less reliance on Buoyancy and its important Advantages.
Neglect of Survival Skills.
|Visualization||Part of Class.||Not available to our knowledge.|
|Practice Time||In Class.||In Class if there is time.|
|Adult Swim Successes||35,000+ Adults since 1972||Unknown|
|Adult Teaching Experience||45 years Klaus and Thitiya Bolle combined.||Unknown|
|Privacy During Lessons||Total Privacy, NO public Embarrassments||Spectators, Children, Hotel Guests and/or other Swimmers present during Lessons.|
|Focus on Lessons||No Home,-Work- or School-related Distractions on 4 Days/36 Lessons in Bolle Retreat.||Local Lessons over 4-5 Month include always Home,-Work-or School related- Distractions.|
|Convenience of Lessons||Pool Steps away from your private Guest Room in Bolle Swim School Retreat||Up to 40 Commutes to a public-or Hotel-Pool over 4-5 Month|
|Muscle Memory Development||Fastest possible due to 36 Lessons in ONLY 4 Days||Delayed and interrupted by long Time Gaps between Lessons taken over 4-5 Month|
|Non-Swimmer and Next Step in One Class||Both Classes combined in one 4 Day Period in Semi-private Lessons due to ONLY 1 or 2 Adults in Semi Private Class||Not offered to our Knowledge|
|Money Back Swim Success Guarantee||Since 1972.||Not available to our knowledge.|
|Content of Swim Success Guarantee||Crossing our Pool AT LEAST 30 TIMES within 2 Hours on Monday, last Day of Class||Not Offered|
|Private Guest Room in Retreat for 4 Days||Steps away from Pool||Not Offered|
|Swim School Reviews||5-Stars Reviews ONLY! Never did we receive less than 5 Stars!||Unknown|
|Swim School Results||Confidence in deep Water, Lap swimming for Exercise, snorkeling on Vacation. Survival Skills,To achieve all of these Results, Non-Swimmer Class and Next Step/Deep Water Class are needed.||Adults stroking, not swimming, not feeling safe in deep Water. Often Lessons are only in shallow Pool without deep Water.|
|Price for 36 Group Lessons (1 Lesson : 30 Minutes)||4 Days/36 Group Lesson Class: $895 / $25 per Lesson||$15 - $45, generally per Lesson|
|Age of Students||Adults ONLY-We don't teach Children! oldest Participant: 94 Years, Average Age of our Adult Students: 54 Years||All Ages. Most Swim Schools focus on Children! If Adults are taught, Children and Spectators are often present. Hotel Classes ALWAYS include the Presence of Hotel Guests, Children and Spectators.|