Latest Swimming Stories

2013-06-17 23:17:12

Summer is the perfect time for families and individuals to enjoy an array of outdoor activities, particularly those involving water. The home alarm and safety specialists at AlarmSystemReport.com created a list of water safety tips that can make the summer a more enjoyable experience. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 Summer provides the ideal opportunity to enjoy outdoor activities, and for many people these activities center around water–whether it be pools, lakes or even...

Understanding Undulatory Swimming Motions In Sandfish
2013-06-05 08:57:24

Georgia Institute of Technology What do swimmers like trout, eels and sandfish lizards have in common? According to a new study, the similar timing patterns that these animals use to contract their muscles and produce undulatory swimming motions can be explained using a simple model. Scientists have now applied the new model to understand the connection between the electrical signals and body movement in the sandfish. Most swimming creatures rely on an undulating pattern of body...

2013-05-31 23:25:58

Alistair and Jonny Brownlee teamed with Intel, using the Ultrabook and Endless Pool® technology to develop the ℠Super Brownlee,´ which the brothers can race against in training. (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 The Super Brownlee has arrived. Piecing together the best of champions Alistair and Jonny Brownlee, Intel has developed a video game that allows the two to race against a hybrid Brownlee, created through 3D scanning. “The Super Brownlee combined the best of both of...

2013-05-30 23:21:18

eSafetyAlert.com reminds parents -- summer is the time to remember "layers of protection," pool alarms, and water safety tips to prevent child drowning accidents in pools, spas, and other water hazards. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 eSafetyAlert today announced that more than 250 children have drown in backyard swimming pools, spas and other water hazards in the first five months of the year. More than 1,000 children under age 19 years have been reported in...

2013-05-28 23:19:52

Cox Pools announces the opening of their new office on Highway 30-A in South Walton. The grand opening was held on May 16 in this expanding area. Panama City Beach, Florida (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 Cox Pools, the leading in quality craftsmanship pool building in the Southeast, announces the opening of their new office on the ever-expanding Highway 30-A in South Walton, to accommodate their growing customer base in the area. Plans to develop the new office were initiated by a growth trend in...

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