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2013-10-16 23:32:07

Online sports eyewear company launches new collection of custom made to prescription swimming goggles for toddlers, pre-teens as well as young teenagers. (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 GogglesnMore.com has launched a colourful new range of custom made to prescription swimming goggles to suit toddlers, pre-teens as well as young teens in response to customers’ feedback and market trend. Alan Liu, Director of Marketing for GogglesnMore says, “Our customers are telling us they want to make...

2013-10-11 23:01:29

SEAL Innovation to Participate in The Cullen Jones Diversity Invitational Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 SEAL Innovation, creator of SEAL SwimSafe™ swim monitor and drowning detection system, is pleased to announce its partnership with Cullen Jones, an Olympic Gold Medalist swimmer and drowning prevention advocate who experienced a near drowning as a child before enrolling in swimming lessons. SEAL Innovation and Jones will work together in launching SEAL SwimSafe™ to augment...

2013-09-30 23:00:53

Susie O’Neill, twice an Olympic Gold Medalist, installed an Elite Endless Pool in her backyard for daily exercise and family fun. (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 One of the most decorated Australian swimmers in history, Susie O’Neill has partnered with Endless Pools, installing an Elite Model as her backyard pool. Nicknamed Madame Butterfly, O’Neill captured Olympic Gold in both the 200m butterfly and the 200m freestyle, and totaled eight medals among her three trips to the Olympic...

2013-09-25 23:29:42

The Bennetts, once named ‘the fittest couple in the world,’ installed an Endless Pool for daily home swim training as they compete at the highest level of triathlon. (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 Greg and Laura Bennett, two of the premier triathletes in the world, recently installed an Endless Pool® at their home in Colorado. Neither Bennett is a stranger to the elite world stage, as both have competed in the Olympics and won major international events. For triathletes, finding...

2013-09-18 23:28:51

The Fighting Manatees Swim Club, Jon Olsen, and Jeremy Linn host kick off open water swim clinic for grueling Swim Alligator Lighthouse event. Islamorada, FL (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Not even the moon jellies can stop over 100 die hard swimmers to accomplish an 8 mile swim around historic alligator lighthouse. When Lighthouse Larry swam the course designated as a trial for the inaugural swim for Alligator Lighthouse, he never thought so many swimmers would be up to the challenge of what...

2013-08-30 23:00:36

Building off a successful 2012 Olympic Triathlon event, Endless Pools will once again highlight a live triathlon demo site at the World ITU Championships. London, United Kingdom (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 Jonny and Alistair Brownlee will square off at the PruHealth ITU World Triathlon Grand Final in London on September 15 to determine the 2013 triathlon champion. Leading up to the main event, the entire weekend from September 11-15 will be a celebration of the sport, as Trafalgar Square will...

2013-08-28 23:04:26

Tropical Paradise Plastics, of Sarasota, FL predicts that the Zayak Sea Sled will help to increase the Snorkeling Industry revenues by as much as 33%. Sarasota, Florida (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 The Zayak® Sea Sled is a safer, more comfortable method of snorkeling that eliminates leaky masks and snorkel tubes, allowing for more time, and more people, to enjoy the underwater sights. While only 3% of today's population enjoys snorkeling, we fully expect that the Zayak Sea Sled may be...

2013-08-20 23:25:50

Swimming can be a lot of fun, but safety must be ensured for water enthusiasts. The recently updated spine board kit from Lifeguard Master makes water rescue more convenient than ever before. Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 The spine board kit, offered by Lifeguard Master to swimming pools and community water bodies all over the world, has been enhanced to meet the needs of emergency care providers across the globe. Fully equipped with all necessities, the kit can be of immense use...

Apes Can Learn To Dive And Swim
2013-08-15 05:56:57

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The first video-based observation of swimming and diving apes has been provided by two researchers from Wits University and the University of Bern. Instead of the expected dog-paddle stroke used by most land mammals, the apes used a kind of breaststroke. The study, published in the American Journal of Physical Anthropology, suggests the swimming strokes peculiar to humans and apes might be the result of an earlier adaptation to an...


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