How Do I Use Natural Hot Springs Safely?
We’re well into winter and the cold weather that comes with it. If you’re not into cold weather swimming despite its benefits, but still want to enjoy the water, try soaking in a natural hot spring instead. Natural hot springs … Read More
Great New Year’s Resolutions for Swimmers
We’ve officially launched into 2023. Did you make New Year’s resolutions? If you haven’t, it’s not too late! You can still make resolutions that enable you to improve in various areas of your life, including swimming. While you should always … Read More
Tips for Choosing Your First Wetsuit
Whether you’re going SCUBA diving or cold-water swimming, you need the right gear and equipment. Part of that includes a wetsuit. If you’ve never chosen a wetsuit on your own before, all the options you can choose from may feel … Read More
Protect Your Neck When You Swim
Swimming can be quite the workout. There isn’t any part of your body that doesn’t work in some way, so it’s no wonder that avid swimmers tend to be pretty fit. All that effort can quickly turn into muscle strain … Read More
Got a Case of Swimmer’s Itch? Here’s What to Do
Swimmer’s ear, swimmer’s shoulder–it seems like there are at least a few issues that avid swimmers need to watch out for to stay healthy and in good swimming shape. Have you ever heard of swimmer’s itch before? This itchy rash … Read More
Is It Safe to Swim While Pregnant?
Swimming is a great way to exercise for so many people. Water’s buoyant force makes it great for those with joint pain. It’s fantastic for anyone who wants to improve their cardiovascular fitness and build muscle at the same time. … Read More
Pool Shock Basics Pool Owners Should Know
Anyone who’s been to a pool before knows that you need chemicals to keep the water balanced and sanitary. Chlorine tends to be the chemical people think of most. There’s more to keeping a pool balanced than just adding a … Read More
Tips for Choosing the Right PFD for Your Child
Safety should always be the first priority when doing anything involving your child and water. Whether you’re going swimming or enjoying a water sport, you need to make sure your child has the right Coast Guard approved personal flotation device … Read More
Should My Child Use Goggles While Swimming?
Anyone who has spent much time around pools has seen plenty of children wearing goggles as they swim. If you’re just getting your children involved in swimming, you may be wondering how important it is for your child to use … Read More