Greydogs Swimming Team has started GreyPups Learn to swim coaching at the Waterstone leisure pool.


Grey “Puppy” Pup series (pre-schooler 3 – 5 years)

This series of lessons are designed to introduce babies and young children to water safety activities and provide the first steps to water safety.

Requirement: None

Goal: water safety and introduce independent sustainable movement in the water


Grey “Seal” Pup series (4 – 6years)

This series of lessons are designed to teach swimmers how to swim. The focus is on propulsion, kicking and various body positions in the water.

Requirement: Grey “Puppy” Pup goals

Goal:  learn propulsion, kicking and body positions


Grey “Otter” Pup series (5 – 8yrs) “Mini squads”

This series of lessons are designed to introduce young children to the 4 strokes i.e. Stroke Construction.

Requirement: Grey “Seal” Pup goals

Goal:  Stroke construction for all strokes


Private and shared lessons are 20 minute lessons, private lessons are one on one and shared lesson have two swimmers in a lesson. Mini Squads are 30 minute lessons with a maximum of 4 swimmers per group.


All our coaches are Swim South Africa Learn-To-Swim (SSA-LTS) qualified and abide by the annual registration regulations set out by SSA.  As a member of the American Swim Coaches Association, this is where much of our guidance and inspiration is derived from for lesson plans/progression.



Application form


If you would like to join GreyPups please click on the link below and complete the application form.


Greypups Application Form 2018




GreyPups weekly term slots

Private lessons R1450/swimmer/term

Shared lessons & Mini squads R1070 /swimmer/term


Reduced Early Bird fee (One week before the start date of the term)
Early Bird Private lessons R1400

Early Bird Shared lessons & Mini squads R1020 /swimmer/term


2018 GreyPups Lessons Calendar

4th term
Tuesday 9th October – Monday 10th December (9 weeks)

2019 GreyPups Lessons Calendar

1st term
Wednesday 9th January – Tuesday 19th March (10 weeks)
No coaching on 21st March

2nd term
Monday the 1st April – Monday the 10th June (10 weeks)Plus 12th & 14th June
Excluding 19th April, 22nd April and 1st May (Public Holidays)

3rd term
Tuesday 9th July – Monday 16th September (10 weeks)
Plus 20th September
Excluding 9th August

4th term
Tuesday 1st October – Friday 4th December (9 weeks)





Please click on the attachment below for the latest newsletter:


GreyPups Newsletter 4th term 2018




Please click on the link below for the timetable:


GreyPups timetable 2018


Bank details


Bank: FNB
Acc No: 62740981297
Business cheque acc
Branch Code: 250655
Recipient Reference: “swimmers initial + surname + term/course” e.g. : J.SmithTerm1. Or JohnSmithT1


Proof of payment can be faxed to 021 8521975 or emailed to or, when making an EFT, elect that your bank advises us by email and insert for this purpose.


GreyPups rules of the pool


Please click on the attachment below for the GreyPups safety rules for the pool document:


GreyPups Pool Safety Rules 2018