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2012-12-01 05:03:08

Break free of the bonds of land-based treatment to find the soothing freedom that water based therapy can provide, even in your own home. (PRWEB) November 30, 2012 Aquatic therapy has become increasingly popular as awareness to the benefits of hydrotherapy versus traditional, land-based therapy come to light. Through products such as the Endless Pool, you can achieve unique results by harnessing the soothing, healing properties of water. While land-based exercise is the more conventional...

2012-11-26 20:20:39

TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2012 /CNW/ - I'm very pleased that Swimming Canada, in partnership with CANSwim, is presenting the 2012 Big Splash Awards to recognize Canadians who have excelled in the sport of swimming at the international level this year. Throughout the year, Canadian swimmers have made a name for themselves nationally and internationally. The Government of Canada is proud to support Canadian athletes at all levels, including those who represented our country at the London...

2012-11-19 08:24:48

NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Marriott International, in partnership with USA Swimming, will hold an autograph session and photo opportunity with members of America's Swim Team to gear up for the 2012 Annual Golden Goggle Awards. WHO: Athletes: Gold...

Kids Who Learn To Swim Early Develop Faster
2012-11-17 06:04:58

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Learning how to swim at an early age could make youngsters smarter and help them reach developmental milestones faster than the average child, according to research conducted at one Australian university. According to a Thursday press statement, Griffith University Institute for Educational Research professor Robyn Jorgensen and colleagues surveyed the parents of 7,000 children under the age of five from Australia, New Zealand,...

2012-11-16 12:23:36

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Marriott International, in partnership with USA Swimming, will hold an autograph session and photo opportunity with members of America's Swim Team on Monday, November 19th, from 11:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m. outside of the...

2012-11-13 08:35:58

RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the 2012 State of Planning Survey commissioned by Genworth, Americans aged 35 and over have many excuses for why they don't have a plan in place for their future long term care needs. In fact, 82 percent of respondents ages 45-54 without a plan cited reasons such as not wanting to think about being dependent on others, not finding the right time to discuss options with loved ones, handling it themselves, and being unaware that long...

2012-10-24 15:24:19

WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Perennial Strategy Group is pleased to announce that a member of its Washington, DC office, Australian law school student Annabelle Williams, won a Gold Medal in swimming during last month's 2012 Paralympic Games in London, England. Ms. Williams joined the firm as a Government and Public Relations intern late last month after the Paralympic Games. "We're delighted to have Annabelle working with us this fall. She's a very dynamic, intelligent, and...

2012-10-24 04:01:45

Brackin Elite Swim Training will utilize latest in aquatic technology. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 23, 2012 Internationally-renowned swim coach Kim Brackin has announced the launch of her new Austin-based company, BEST (Brackin Elite Swim Training), that focuses on combining the art and science of swimming using the latest technology to take swimmers to the next level. At the forefront of Brackin's training tools is the Elite Model Endless Pool®, which features a sub 50-second 100-yard...

2012-10-22 04:02:57

Swim training with the Swimovate Poolmate Pro watch lets swimmers focus on their training thanks to accurate automatic lap counting and training analysis functionality. (PRWEB) October 21, 2012 Swim training is now easier thanks to the automatic lap counter watch from Swimovate. Just in time for those who may be taking their workouts indoors as the weather gets colder, Swimovate announced that the Poolmate Pro watch is perfect for both amateur swimmers and those serious athletes. The...

2012-10-21 03:20:12

LONDON, October 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- 'Thorpedo' will join a strong panel of industry leaders and sporting champions to debate whether we are doing enough to protect athletes Five-time Olympic gold medallist Ian Thorpe will join a panel of top sportsmen and women at the Doha GOALS Forum on December 10-12 to discuss whether federations and organisations are doing enough to protect athletes. (Logo:...