Learn to swim

France - La Turbie - 09.06 - 31.08.2014



In collaboration with the Comité Côte d’Azur de la Fédération Française de Natation (French swimming federation on the Riviera, FFN) and the city of La Turbie, The Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation implemented a Learn to Swim programme.  This programme was organised for underprivileged children in La Turbie and the surrounding areas over the summer.
 
On June 26th 2014, 143 schoolchildren had an exceptional encounter with the Olympic champion Alain Bernard, ambassador to the regional FFN.

The Learn to Swim programme continued throughout the summer teaching a total of 448 children how to swim.
 
© Ville de La Turbie - N. Berro