Archive for October 25th, 2017

The Swimming Pool Versatile and Useful

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Pool. Water, blue, reflecting the sunlight. A warm summer day. The idyllic American image.

Pools, whether public or in the backyard, offer opportunities. There is:

  • Exercise
  • Lounging
  • Birthday parties with friends
  • Adult late night adventures
  • …Swimming.

Some important statistics to throw at you:

Swimming is the 4th most popular sport or activity in America.

The average person swims in a pool six times per year.

Swimming is the most popular recreational activity for children and teenagers aged seven to 17.

Let’s take these one by one.

Swimming as exercise.

There’s a reason the elder generation uses the pool at the local club. Swimming provides cardiovascular exercise that gives a great workout

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