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2013-08-06 12:24:32

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dara Torres, five-time Olympic swimmer, will return to the training facility in Mission Viejo, California, where she first began her epic career, to kick off AmLactin(®) Alpha-Hydroxy Skin Care's support for U. S. Masters Swimming at their Summer national championship meet. Torres serves as brand ambassador for AmLactin, the #1 moisturizer brand recommended by dermatologists for rough, dry skin(1). (Logo:...

2013-08-02 16:22:46

Following on from athletics World Champs, Montreal, Canada is hosting the 2013 IPC Swimming World Championships which will be livestreamed on ParalympicSport.TV MONTREAL, Aug. 2, 2013 /CNW/ - The next exciting stop for para-sport this summer will be the 2013 IPC Swimming Worlds in Montreal Canada from 12-18 August, which will be streamed live from the Parc Jean Drapeau at ParalympicSport.TV every evening. Montreal 2013 follows a hugely successful athletics World Championships...

2013-08-01 23:04:29

Tropical Paradise Plastics announces that their Zayak Sea Sled can now carry your underwater camera, sunscreen and water bottle securely with the internal Cargo Net, standard on Model A1-XL. Now you can spend extended time on the water searching for marine life, reefs and 'treasure' with your personal effects securely stowed on-board your High Visibility Snorkel Platform. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 With conventional snorkeling equipment, most people spend only 20-30...

2013-07-20 23:01:52

fishbat, a leading online marketing firm, says Open Water Swim’s event will proceed rain or shine and encourages people to attend. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) July 20, 2013 Online marketing firm fishbat urges people to attend Open Water Swim LLC’s, charity ocean swim event at Atlantique Beach on Fire Island today. Clay Darrohn, the CEO and “Big Tuna” of the online marketing firm fishbat,encourages people to watch the event. “Not only does Open Water Swim always organize a really great...

2013-07-19 08:26:19

SARASOTA, Fla., July 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, Dr. Michelle Tichy, professor of Educational Psychology at the University of Northern Iowa and chair of the Holistic Learning Special Interest Group for the American Educational Research Association with her small team of researchers will begin a comparative study of the major Learn-to-Swim (LTS) systems used for adults in the United States in order to identify best practices in teaching adults. By assembling a full list of best...

2013-07-19 08:25:02

BARCELONA, Spain, July 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Swimming named a top form of exercise for a long and healthy life Spectators watching the 15th FINA Swimming World Championships taking place in Barcelona this month may not be in line for a medal, but according to new research from Speedo, if they swim for fitness they will live a healthier life than those who take part in other forms of fitness, including land based exercise. (Photo:...

2013-07-17 23:20:01

fishbat, an award-winning social media agency, announces its support at Open Water Swim’s charity ocean swim event on Fire Island this Saturday. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 On July 17, social media agency fishbat announces its support at Open Water Swim LLC’s, charity ocean swim event at Atlantique Beach on Fire Island this Saturday. This year, Open Water Swim teamed up with St. Frances Sports to benefit HOSPICE Care Network Children and Family Bereavement program and Fire...

2013-07-17 08:23:24

LONDON, July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Speedo is challenging people to 'Get Speedo Fit' with the launch of a new initiative which promotes swimming as a more effective way to exercise when compared to other activities like going to the gym, running, or playing sport to keep fit. Get Speedo Fit comprises swimming programmes, tips and advice to help swimmers make the most of their time in the pool and reach optimum fitness. (Photo:...

2013-07-16 20:21:22

World-class athletes Benoit Huot and Valérie Grand'Maison to take part in day of activity on August 13, in support of clean sport MONTREAL, July 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian swimmers Benoit Huot and Valérie Grand'Maison will be helping to raise awareness about clean sport on August 13, at the 2013 IPC Swimming World Championships in Montreal. The IPC and World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) have teamed up to create a day dedicated to raising awareness of anti-doping and to call for...

2013-07-15 12:24:55

OTTAWA, July 15, 2013 /CNW/ - In just four weeks' time the world's greatest swimmers - from a record number of countries - will gather in Montreal, Canada for the biggest international swimming competition since London 2012. The 2013 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Swimming World Championships will take place from 12-18 August and will see over 500 athletes from 57 countries looking to place themselves firmly on the map ahead of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. Amongst...