Mermaid School

“How to be a Mermaid” : A Falling in Deep Novella

via Erin Hayes A very entertaining read!  Sweet Teen/YA novella about embracing your true self and being comfortable in your own “fin”!   All Tara ever wanted was to be a mermaid. So she takes a year off between high school and college to don a fake tail and tour aquariums across the country in a […]



Update: World of Swimming : Mermaid School

Mermaid School is back! brought to you by World of Swimming, based in Michigan, and they have added a level 2 class : Swimming with a Monofin.     The next fintastic opportunity will take place in Brooklyn, New York   MERMAID SCHOOL IN NEW YORK Saint Francis College, 180 Remsen street, Brooklyn Heights. August 12-14 […]

AquaMermaid – Toronto

In March, we told you about AquaMermaid, a mermaid swim school in Montreal, Quebec.  Well, Chartier Hénault brought her AquaMermaid workout program to Toronto, AquaMermaid opened its new school on Sunday at a Leslieville Recreation Centre. According to Hénault, “AquaMermaid is an artistic expression and a fun way to keep fit. It is a new […]



Weeki Wachee

One of the very best places to have a real life mermaid encounter?  At the intersection of 50 and Route 19, you will find Weeki Wachee Springs, “the world’s only city of live mermaids.” (population: 12) and a 538-acre state park.  The Mertailor, Eric Ducharme got his start at Weekee Wachee. They offer a “Sirens of the Deep” camp for […]

Mermaids in New York

The Mermaid Swim School – Brooklyn, New York – St. Francis College pool – taught by Estonian national swim champion and model Merle Liivand, children ages 8-12 will learn to perform “mermaid surfacing” described as a “plunge out of the water, slight roll, and total lift of the tail before re-submerging.” and other fabulous signature mermaid moves, and receive a […]


Aqua Sirene


Add Montreal, Quebec to your list of places to visit!  In February of this year Chartier Hénault launched her AquaMermaid workout program that allows students to put on a monofin and transform into a mermaid.  A win-win, getting to experience slipping into a tail and fin AND getting an awesome core workout too!  Check out the video below, […]

Mermaid School

In February we told you about Sirenas Mediterranean Academy in Tarragona, Spain, well this month we are moving across the pond to the UK where Freedive UK in Cornwall is offering the first mermaid course in the UK! According to their website: With a FreediveUK mermaid course we will teach you how to become one with […]



Mermaid Academy

For my traveling Merfriends, if you happen to find yourself in Tarragona, Spain… “Ever had one of those days when you’ve just had enough of walking round on your bog-standard two feet? When concrete feels so boring and you just want to plunge into the sea with nothing but a coconut bra and a fishtail on? […]