Welcome to the DS Swim
Learn to Swim Academy

We are currently operating a waiting list, but expect to be able to offer all customers a place within the next few weeks!

If you are looking for swimming lessons, please email [email protected] to register your interest today.

Why choose DS Swim Academy?


We offer high quality lessons taught by experienced ASA Qualified teachers, led by DS Swim’s internationally renowned, ASA Level 4 Qualified founder, Dave Sankey. We operate small class sizes as a rule, with a maximum of 6 swimmers per group.

Lessons currently run 7 days a week at DS Gym and Pool, Mount St Mary’s College in Spinkhill, North Derbyshire.


How to Find Us



Mount St. Mary’s College,
College Rd, Spinkhill, Sheffield
S21 3YL

If you would like to arrange a visit or a trial lesson at the Academy, or our ready to start your swimming journey with us, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

What Our Customers Think

I am very pleased with the quality of swimming instruction my child is receiving and the progress through the various badges and certificates
he is making! Thank you.


The standard of the lessons is high and both teachers have always been approachable when I’ve felt the need to discuss anything at all.


The development in my child is phenomenal. From my child being frightened of the water to loving her lessons and being able to swim in all strokes, is fantastic. Thank you Dave and Paula!


Enquire about DS Swim Academy


Got a question about our Swim Academy, or want to try out a lesson?

Fill in the form below to contact us, or call us on 07380304418 to find out more.


[email protected]

Mob: 07380304418