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Mermaid School

Source: Distractify.comhttp://news.distractify.com/fun/bizarre/mermaid-academy/?v=1

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    The Philippines Mermaid Swimming Academy is the first of its kind in the world, offering courses and classes in “mermaiding.”
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    The academy was founded in 2012 by Anamie Saenz and Normeth Preglo, both hoping to start a new fitness craze. It took off right away!
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    The concept of mermaid swimming is quite simple: swimmers wear mermaid tails and learn how to use their core muscles to propel themselves forward gracefully (like a mermaid).
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    Classes aren’t held in an actual school environment either. Soon-to-be mermaids are trained along Boracay Island’s White Beach and in rivers and lakes.
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    So what will you actually learn? Everything from how to swim without floaters in the ocean, to how to wear and care for your mermaid tail.
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    There are also classes for mermaid scuba diving and mermaid water scootering.
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    And if you think this school is just for kids with Disney obsessions, you’re wrong!
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    People of all ages (and genders) come to the academy to learn the art of mermaid swimming.
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    A 2-hour introductory course will only set you back $40—which includes the use of a mermaid tail and a photo of your experience.
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    Money well spent, if you ask me!
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