Swimming is synonymous with summer for kids.
Beaches, pools, splash pads, water parks — visit any of these from June to September, and your senses will be overwhelmed by the sight of splashing, the smell of sunscreen, and the sound of parents yelling, "Stay where I can see you!" and "Where is your hat?!"
But as much fun as swimming can be, it's also dangerous. Drowning is the second-leading cause of death in Canadian kids under age five, according to the Canadian Paediatric Society (