Inside Virgin Active South Africa’s ‘Safe to Swim’ programme


Virgin Active South Africa’s ‘Safe to Swim’ programme was started to ensure that all managers on duty at their health clubs would be prepared in case of an emergency in the pool.

What was intended to ensure that their members would always be safe became an opportunity for staff to face their fears and learn a life-saving skill, have a watch of the video below as we explore the story of Jane Matala.

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