When azalea buds begin to open, spring has finally arrived. A few early-bloomers pop up here and there until finally the branches are hidden behind a glorious display of pink, fuchsia, red, and white. It’s spring cleaning time for swimming pools!
When not stored properly, the most common pool chemicals have the potential to react in a hazardous way that can be detrimental to you and your family?
Yes, the water temperatures are cold, UV ray angles are low, and your pool might not have any bather load; however, your pump, filter, heater, and other pool equipment are functional and need to be watched.
Swimming is a fantastic form of exercise and a major component of many spring break trips and summer break fun. Know before you go!
Aquatic therapy or pool therapy consists of an exercise program that is performed in the water. It is a beneficial form of therapy that is useful for a variety of medical conditions. Aquatic therapy uses the physical properties of water to assist in patient healing and exercise performance. One benefit of aquatic therapy is the […]
There is no evidence showing anyone has gotten COVID-19 through drinking water, recreational water, or wastewater. The risk of COVID-1
THE BENEFITS OF SWIMMING: A BEGINNER’S GUIDE. If you’re feeling inspired by Olympic swimmers, you should think about taking a dip yourself. Swimming is brilliant for both physical and mental health
Strength and aerobic capacity decline with age. We can’t deny it but we know that if we continue to exercise we can slow the decline. Perhaps less talked about, but equally important to us swimmers, is that our flexibility also decreases as we age. This is due to an increase in something called a cross […]
The “great bath” is the earliest public water tank in the ancient world. It existed over 5000 years ago in the Pakistani city settlement of Mohenjo-daro. The tank itself measures approximately 12 meters north-south and 7 meters wide, with a maximum depth of 2.4 meters. Two wide staircases lead down into the tank from the […]
Summer will be here before we know it and that means lots of time spent at the pool! My kids love to swim A LOT and we’ve dealt with our fair share of crunchy, damaged, sometimes even green, pool hair! Chlorine can cause all kinds of hair damage, especially with kids, who are in the […]