Endless Pools News: open water training

The Polar Bear Plunge (and How to Prepare)

The Polar Bear Plunge (and How to Prepare)

Why do people participate in Polar Bear Plunges? Not everyone understands the appeal of dipping into open water in winter. And is it safe? Read on for the key risk factors and the most efficient way to prepare at home.

Letter from Germany: Swim to Infinity and Beyond with Endless Pools

Letter from Germany: Swim to Infinity and Beyond with Endless Pools

This German triathlete, along with her sports photographer, are always on the lookout for the next challenge. While at the IRONMAN® World Championship, she took test-swam in the Endless Pool...

3 Swim Drills for Better Triathlon Sighting

3 Swim Drills for Better Triathlon Sighting

Triathletes and open water swimmers, this one’s for you! SwimBox's Lissa Latella shares 3 swimming drills to improve your sighting in the open water. Along with 2 bonus training tips, specially designed for the Endless Pool, the drills can help you get out of the water faster!

Marcus Cook's IRONMAN Journey Wraps in NYC

Marcus Cook's IRONMAN Journey Wraps in NYC

Take a look back at the inspiring weight loss journey of Marcus Cook. He lost nearly 300 pounds and completed the IRONMAN World Championship! Tonight, as he's in New York City for the world premiere of NBC's IRONMAN broadcast, we learn from Marcus how to "make everything in your life better."

Tracy Sharp is on Her Way to Swimming “Perfection”

Tracy Sharp is on Her Way to Swimming “Perfection”

“I could swim a length and be gasping for air,” recalls Tracy Sharp. Then she started training with Coach Mary Hardwick in the Endless Pool®. This video shows her astounding progress ...

From Tri Training to Low Back Pain, Cam Keeps Swimming

From Tri Training to Low Back Pain, Cam Keeps Swimming

"My racing days may be done because of my lower back," says Cameron L., a seven-time IRONMAN World Championship triathlete. Fortunately, he can still swim! The Original Endless Pool that he trained for triathlon in now helps to strengthen his back .

Down 300 Pounds, Marcus Cook is on a Mission

Down 300 Pounds, Marcus Cook is on a Mission

Marcus Cook weighed almost 500 pounds when a dying friend implored him to shape up for himself and his family. In just a few years, he's learned to swim in his backyard Endless Pool and now races triathlons to inspire others to lose weight too.

7 Reasons this Enduroman Trains in his Endless Pool

7 Reasons this Enduroman Trains in his Endless Pool

How do you prepare for an English Channel swim in Little Rock? If you're paratriathlete Chris M., you train in your home Endless Pool. He notes 7 key advantages of swim training at home for the grueling 289-mile Enduroman Arch2Arc triathlon.

VIDEO: Triathlon Taren Gets

VIDEO: Triathlon Taren Gets "Really Cool in the Endless Pool"

"This is fun!" enthuses "Triathlon Taren" Gesell. The world's fastest growing triathlon YouTuber, he just posted a new video of his "super cool" swim lesson in the Elite Endless Pool at FINIS headquarters in California.

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Open Water Swimmer: "Improving My Technique" in the Endless Pool

A PR executive and family man set some ambitious goals for his open water swimming. Watch two videos of him refining his freestyle stroke in the Endless Pool at Swim Canary Wharf...

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