Swimming exercises your mind as well as your body. Here is how to get the best out of your swimming pool workout.
This section contains articles about enjoying your swimming pool. Top Tips for pool parties, advice about pool toys & games, swimming aids and flotation devices or pointers about swimming for fitness.
Those comfortable, poolside shoes that have been around since the 70’s have made it onto the fashion catwalk. Will they be on-trend again this year?
Most people heat their pool to 28deg C but other temps might be better for some activities and a cooler pool will save you money and might even be good for you.
If you have your own swimming pool, you certainly love swimming but if you are wild about swimming you might take the plunge somewhere else. Where shall we swim, or where shall we swim to? For the majority of people swimming is an activity that is confined to the pool or the sea but not […]
Getting fit and staying fit is important for people in the UK. Water based workouts, aqua-jogging and aqua treadmills are increasingly popular for pool owners who want to get the most from their pools.
Whether you’re looking to keep the kids happily occupied, to provide fun and games for all the family or to really liven up your pool parties, you’re sure to find the perfect toys, whatever your budget. In this article, we hope to show the variety of pool toys available to buy.
Life saving devices and swimming aids are certainly not a modern creation. In 1539, a German professor, credited with writing the first swimming book, referenced some rather creative, early flotation aids that included cork belts, reed bundles and air filled cow bladders!
Swimming provides a range of health benefits. As well as allowing us to work our heart and lungs, increase flexibility within the joints and strengthen a variety of muscles, the relaxing, almost meditational nature of swimming can also lead to a greater sense of mental wellbeing.
If you’re fortunate enough to own your own pool, chances are you’ll enjoy showing it off and entertaining your friends and family poolside. This article is all about hosting pool parties and will provide some helpful tips on throwing your own fabulous pool parties.