Water safety is an important issue this time of year, and a recent study claims only 54 percent of Americans know how to swim.
On the Great Lakes alone 30 people have died so far in 2017, and more than half of those deaths took place on Lake Michigan.
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Police north of Toronto say a 20-year-old woman is in life-threatening condition Saturday after being pulled from a backyard swimming pool.
York Regional Police arrived at a residence in Newmarket, Ont. just before 5 p.m. on June 16. They said a four-year-old girl called 911 after her babysitter “had accidentally gone
In August 1972, in the first 10 minutes of the first workout I ever coached, I noticed that every swimmer on the team I’d just begun
Kvasha sends the locals to seventh heaven
Kiev (LEN) – A seventh European title for Illya Kvasha on 1m, seventh heaven for the local fans. This is the balance after host Ukraine got the first gold at the 2017 European Diving Championships. Kvasha finished atop in his “living room”, at the
To swim efficiently, you must master Balance first. I’d go so far as to call it non-negotiable. But the effect of learning Balance can be much
The dream of being able to breathe underwater without heavy and expensive diving equipment is a step closer with the launch of a Kickstarter campaign by Melbourne-based Scorkl to fund its revolutionary portable and lightweight breathing apparatus.
The Scorkl is a unique and compact breathing device enabling a user to breathe
Swimmers are being forced out of the River Cam after being “attacked” by parasitic mites that have spread rapidly in the water due to the warm weather.
The parasitic duck mite appears in the River Cam at this time of year and can cause a condition known as ‘swimmer’s itch’ (or
The saxophonist Sonny Rollins, now 86, has not performed in public in four years because of poor health. However, he remains the jazz world’s most respected
It’s not just the Baths themselves which are legendary, though – some of its swimmers went on to become household names.
John Besford had the notable claim of having caused Adolf Hitler to have a tantrum.
“John attended the closest primary school to Victoria Baths – Plymouth Grove School. He was
Here in New York’s Hudson Valley, and many parts of the world, Memorial Day marks the start of summer. And for many of us, summer is