Learning to swim is part of Dutch culture. This is hardly surprising considering the amount of water in this damp little coastal country of ours. About 19% of the Netherlands consists of water, according to figures from Statistics Netherlands (2012).
From baby and toddler swimming to exercises for the elderly, and from Water Boot Camp to snorkelling. If you are looking for a fun swimming or exercise lesson, the Tongelreep National Swimming Centre is where you want to be.
With its leisure pool, 25-metre pool with teaching pool, therapy pool and outdoor swimming pool, the ir. Ottenbad swimming pool offers countless swimming opportunities for young and old alike, 7 days a week.