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Salty Swim School LLC
Bringing Breath to Water
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Athlete holding a sea urchin during ironman swim lessons and training.


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Salty Swim School, LLC.

Learn to swim with Salty Swim School, LLC located in historic Kailua-Kona town on The Big Island of Hawaii.  We swim the beautiful World Championship Ironman Swim Course right here in Kona offering SWIM LESSONS for ALL AGES, Open Water Course Escorts, Manta Night Swims, and Keiki Swim School.  Salty Swim School, LLC welcomes vacationing swimmers and destination swim families as we joyfully open space for our kama’aina keiki.  We invite swimmers of all abilities to find your swim with us today at Salty Swim School, LLC.

Specialty Swims

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Manta Night

Adult swim club on the Ironman course in Kona, Big Island, Hawaii

Ironman Swim

Pool Lessons

Private Swim Lessons

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Latest News

Athlete holding a sea urchin during ironman swim lessons and training.

Ironman vs. The Olympics

Salty Swim School had its first Ironman in 2022. Kona hasn’t seen an Ironman in a couple of years due to the lockdown, but athletes across the globe DID NOT SHUT DOWN. They trained and qualified like never before. Ironman had over 5000 World…
Baby sitting on the beach at kids swim lesson. How early should Hawaii swimming lessons start, is answered by Salty Swim School.

How early do you recommend Swim Lessons?

Swimming Coach Victoria has an official answer. We get this question a lot! “I personally recommend Kids Swim Lessons before 9 months old.” Humans, please remember you are made of water. You do not have a pocket of water or an organ…
Woman taking swimming lessons to learn to swim with dolphins, Hawaii.

Valerie Learns to Swim with Dolphins

We started swim lessons with her 2-year-old son who was already somehow traumatized by swimming. After a few keiki swimming lessons, he proved currently unwilling to address his fears, so I looked at mom. With all due respect and Love and Healing…