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WYR: Teach your child to swim or teach him to ride a 2 wheeler?

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Asked by SweetLoveofMine at 2:12 AM on Feb. 19, 2011 in

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  • teach to swim as it could come in handy to either save their own lives or to possibly save someone else's live but to ride a 2 wheeler does nothing other than to teach them to ride a 2 wheeler.

    Answer by macks_mommy at 2:14 AM on Feb. 19, 2011

  • They both need to be done.

    Go to it.

    Answer by tootoobusy at 2:20 AM on Feb. 19, 2011

  • Yeah you could do both at the same time. I also think swimming is more important too though b/c of the safety reasons. Also I've seen many adults (including my mom) conquer their fear of the water in there older age b/c they never learned how to swim as a child. They spent so many years advoiding the water they missed out on so much fun when they were a kid!
    Have you ever seen someone afraid of a 2 wheel bike? =)

    Answer by desertgurl02 at 2:29 AM on Feb. 19, 2011

  • both

    Answer by BellaKristy at 2:48 AM on Feb. 19, 2011

  • I think I wouldn't mind teaching either. Although, when it came to teaching my youngest, the neighbor kid did a far superior job at teaching him to ride his bike than I did.

    Answer by ShaunnaMichelle at 2:53 AM on Feb. 19, 2011

  • I started my daughter in swimming when she was 8 months old...the 2 wheeler will come much later :)

    Answer by calliesmommie at 3:27 AM on Feb. 19, 2011

  • swim

    Answer by kewi86 at 10:01 AM on Feb. 19, 2011

  • I would rather teach my Son how to swim (even though riding a 2-wheeler is good, too). It's very important to know how to swim!

    Answer by -AJ at 10:07 AM on Feb. 19, 2011

  • swim

    Answer by liteofmine71 at 12:38 PM on Feb. 19, 2011

  • Swim

    Answer by Momxoxoxo at 2:29 PM on Feb. 19, 2011

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