Welcome to Merkingdom, allowing humans to experience the magical and mystical world of mermaiding where feet are no more. Mono fins and tails create a natural movement throughout the water allowing us to be at one within this environment.
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Puddles Mermaid classes teach humans how to be safe and confident whilst wearing a mermaid tail and mono fin in a controlled environment.
Apart from turning fantasy's into reality mermaiding helps improve flexibilty, increases stamina, balance, joint mobilty and strength, increases fitness, coordination, speed in the water, cardiovascular improvement and is a low impact sport. It also offers stress relieve, increases imagination, builds confidence and broadens friendships and soo much more.
Why would you not want to swim as a mermaid and not love it!!
To become a mermaid, humans must be able to complete the following swim test first;
- be at least 6 years old
- swim minimum 25 meters confidently and comfortably and out of depth
- swim a dolphin (butterfly) leg action for a mimum of 5 meters with face submerged
- tread water in shallow/deep water
- be able to submerge fully under water and to swim down to the pool floor
- to be able to lift there knees and do a full 360 degree turn in both directions.
On completition of the swim test then humans can transfer to mermaids
Mermaid experiences and Mermaid Birthday Parties
Mermaid Vouchers are available for experiences for Birthday or Christmas presents on request.
The experinces are held at Aylsham High School Swimming Pool (refurbished February 2018)
Experiences are for 45 minutes and includes the hire of the tail and mono fin, a certificate of attendance and one photo*
Experiences are £25.00
*please note photos are not from a professional photographer.
Mermaid experiences are for children and adults :)
Mother/daughters mermaid experiences, birthday parties, hen parties, ladies nights, privates sessions or family experiences. With family experiences you can include under 6s but they cant wear a tail in the water but they can on land in a photo shoot.
Mermaid experience dates;
Dates to follow soon........
Birthday parties include up to 8 children £160 for 1 hour or £260 for 2 hours. Located at Aylsham. Further locations can be arranged depending on pool suitable and prices can then vary.
Please remember children must be able to complete the swim test before becoming a mermaid.will lead to basic routines. vanced movements, mermaid fitness and so