Big Blue Swim School Dives into Huntington Beach, California

Big Blue Swim School opens first California location on June 5th

Big Blue Swim School, one of the nation’s fastest-growing swim school franchises, announces the opening of its first California location in Huntington Beach. Friends & Family lessons and a formal ribbon cutting are all scheduled leading up to the first big splash as classes officially commence Monday, June 5, 2023, at 18595 Main St. Huntington Beach, CA 92648.

“We are so excited to make a splash in Huntington Beach with our first Big Blue Swim School in California,” says Chris DeJong, Founder and President of Big Blue Swim School. “Big moments at Big Blue go beyond the pool and lead kids to learn they can achieve anything in life. We love welcoming in new families and creating those moments with every new pool opening.”

Big Blue Swim School Huntington Beach will offer weekly, year-round 30 to 45-minute swim lessons for children beginning at just three months old, seven days a week. Level-appropriate, engaging lessons are led by professional instructors. Big Blue sets itself apart from other swim schools with 90-degree, ultra-clean water, a comfortable viewing area to keep an eye on swimmers; plenty of private changing rooms, fall-proof, anti-microbial flooring throughout the facility, free Wi-Fi and ample parking. Additionally, Big Blue’s mobile app gives parents the ability to conveniently schedule and coordinate classes for multiple kids simultaneously and track their swimming progress.

Olympic gold medalist swimmer, Tom Dolan is heavily involved in developing the Big Blue Swim School in Huntington Beach. After his retirement, he dedicated his time to showing kids they can unlock their full potential in the water.

“After years of swimming competitively, I have a real passion for sharing my love of swimming,” says Tom Dolan, CEO of Level 5 Swim and Franchise Partner of Big Blue Swim School. “We look forward to becoming an integral part of the community for water safety and education. We hope local families are excited to jump in and have some fun.”

Opening Details and Events:

For a limited time, families can take advantage of a special rate when they enroll in weekly swim lessons at Big Blue Huntington Beach and will receive their first four weekly lessons for just $25! Big Blue Family Fun Day is free, open to the public and set for Saturday, June 3.

For more information about the Big Blue Swim School Huntington Beach opening, class schedules, or to enroll, call (657) 203-8850 or visit:

The Huntington Beach Chamber of Commerce will officially present Big Blue Swim School to the community with a formal ribbon cutting on May 31 at 12:00 pm to be attended by city officials and dignitaries. Media are encouraged to attend and RSVP to:

About Big Blue Swim School

Big Blue Swim School offers an unparalleled swim lesson experience made easier and more effective by professional instructors, proprietary technology and curriculum, and family-friendly facilities. Big Blue creates and celebrates Big Moments in the pool which lead to kids learning they can achieve anything in life. Founded in 2009 by national champion swimmer Chris DeJong, Big Blue now has more than 23 pools and counting across the U.S. To learn more visit