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The Boys & Girls Clubs of San Antonio is one of only 33 Clubs in the country offering the Michael Phelps im Program.
The im program offers a multi-faceted line-up of water safety lessons, recreational aquatic activities, organized swimming, as well as health, wellness and goal-setting instruction at a world-class level. As participants make their way through im safe, im fun, im fast, im healthy and im successful, they have the opportunity to earn 8 im medals of their very own.The im program is currently offered in 33 Boys & Girls Clubs of America and 7 Special Olympics countries worldwide. Over 3,500 participants world-wide have completed imsafe and are now water-safe.
The Michael Phelps Foundation developed im in 2009, collaborating with Kidshealth.Org, the Michael Phelps Swim School and some of the same instructors that taught Michael as a child, creating one of the first water-safety courses to offer accessible and affordable world-class instruction to children across the country. im is currently offered in its partner organizations, the Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Special Olympics international. For more information on the im program, please visit www.michaelphelpsfoundation.org/im.php or visit the Michael Phelps Foundation Facebook page at www.facebook.com/MichaelPhelpsFoundation.