Art of Swimming

Retreats & Lessons


Steven Shaw the founder of Art of Swimming and The Shaw Method,  has been leading courses and workshops at all Champneys pools for the last 10 years. These courses have been available to both members, guests and the general public and are regularly sold out. 

Watch the video to find out more about the method.



If you are interested in Art of Swimming Retreats at Champneys – click here https://www.champneys.com/retreats/recreational-activities/ 


Art of Swimming Club 

We are considering the introduction of Art of Swimming Clubs at Champneys. Members will benefit from the following: 

  • 20 minute individual Swim-Check™ with Steven Shaw (or a senior Shaw Method trainer) 
  • Using the SwimPro camera www.swimmingcam.com system which is the most advanced stroke analysis tool available in the world and usually only available to elite swimmers and not seen in private gyms in the UK. 
  • A personalised report and video analysis of the members swimming  techniques with clear strategies for improving performance breathing and positioning 
  • Free attendance at 60 minute holistic presentation by Steven Shaw on the health benefits of swimming (this will be at each of the resorts) 
  • Free access - introducing "The Shaw Method "online training films. 
  • Priority booking for all courses and workshops 
  • 10% discount on first booking of day long course 

How this will operate

Art of Swimming will provide Steven or one of the elite team for two swim check days at the club between now and December 2021. 

If you are interested in a forthcoming Swim-Check™ Session with Art of Swimming please click the button below. 

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