Prevent drowning by following some simple steps. During a Splash swimming course, a swimmer practises the back float, which is an important survival position. Photo: Splash Foundation
Prevent drowning by following some simple steps. During a Splash swimming course, a swimmer practises the back float, which is an important survival position. Photo: Splash Foundation
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Water safety basics for swimming and kayaking – ‘when in doubt, get out’

  • Several people drown in Hong Kong every year. Don’t be one of them. Experts reveal the one swimming stroke you should always learn, along with how to float
  • If you are doing water sports, know how to tread water, they say. Always swim or kayak with others, and save your life before trying to save others

Prevent drowning by following some simple steps. During a Splash swimming course, a swimmer practises the back float, which is an important survival position. Photo: Splash Foundation
Prevent drowning by following some simple steps. During a Splash swimming course, a swimmer practises the back float, which is an important survival position. Photo: Splash Foundation
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