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Meet 2-year-old Little Hero Olivia McGann from Dublin!

Meet 2-year-old Little Hero Olivia McGann from Dublin! Olivia was born with a benign tumour and was on medication for the first 14 months of her life and throughout this time she never cried or complained.   Olivia’s parents decided to bring Olivia to Water Babies which she loves.  Olivia enjoys… Read more

Swimming is building confidence for Little Hero Alex!

Meet 6-month-old Alex Natova from Dublin! Alex was recently diagnosed with a very rare illness which affects her eyes and her vision.  Alex started Water Babies when she was three months old and she's loving it she's very chilled in the water and all day after the class.   Despite Alex’s… Read more

Toddler Jenna bounces back from broken leg!

Meet 3-year-old Jenna Foley McGroarty from Dublin! Last July, Jenna when she was just 2 years old, had an accident while away on her summer holidays and broke her leg.  Jenna and her family had to fly home the next day so that Temple Street hospital could assess the situation.… Read more

Síle Seoige presents Little Heroes Awards 2018!

Following a nationwide search to find Ireland’s most inspiring young swimmers, Water Babies Little Heroes Awards 2018 were presented by Síle Seoige in Junction 6 Castleknock. We were truly thrilled to honour eleven ‘Little Heroes’ who have battled illness and adversity including premature birth and physical disabilities and have shown… Read more

Little Hero Ravenna & Mum both benefit from swimming!

Meet 1-year-old Ravenna Gorman from Co Meath! Ravenna was born with an underdeveloped hip and has been going to specialists and for X-rays over the past year.   Ravenna started swimming at Water Babies when she was only four weeks old and her Mum Yvette believes that since starting Water Babies… Read more