According to the USA Swimming Foundation. In the United States, only 1% of almost 400,000 swimmers registered with USA Swimming are African-American. (Source: MySwimPro)
Jump in the pool with Black joy in this Blackpackers program! Learn important life skills while having a blast in the water.
We have a partnership with SafeSplash Swim School Colorado Springs. Blackpackers pays for 2 months of 1 hr lessons per week. We also provide individual swim scholarships if members cannot make it to the cohort.