Sink or Swim: Learning the Crawl in the Maldives

Watch Sink or Swim: Learning the Crawl in the Maldives

  • NR
  • 2015
  • 53 min

In May 2014, National Geographic "ocean hero" Jon Bowermaster organized a learn-to-swim camp in the Maldives to teach 50 third graders and 20 of their burka-clad mothers how to swim. In a place more threatened by global climate change and rising sea levels than almost anywhere on the planet, it is particularly important that its residents understand what is at risk. Diving into the ocean is a big first step!

Sink or Swim: Learning the Crawl in the Maldives
Description
In May 2014, National Geographic "ocean hero" Jon Bowermaster organized a learn-to-swim camp in the Maldives to teach 50 third graders and 20 of their burka-clad mothers how to swim. In a place more threatened by global climate change and rising sea levels than almost anywhere on the planet, it is particularly important that its residents understand what is at risk. Diving into the ocean is a big first step!

Sink or Swim: Learning the Crawl in the Maldives is a 2015 documentary with a runtime of 53 minutes.

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  • Release Date
    2015
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    53 min
  • Language
    English