Endless Pools News: swimmers

Spa Amid the Glaciers: Thule Air Force Base Gets an Endless Pool

At a vital national-security outpost in the Arctic, the men and women of the 821st Air Base Group stay active in a warm indoor Endless Pool.

The Week (and More) in Swimming

Props to Missy Franklin, Cullen Jones, Rowdy Gaines and the other Olympic swimmers who teach lower-income kids to swim through the USA Swimming Foundation. (US News & World Report) Last year, he completed an Olympic-distance triathlon while carrying a 100-pound tree. This year, Ross Edgely aims to set four world ...

The Week (and a Half) in Swimming

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, this feature took last week off. Katie Ledecky broke two more NCAA records! (Baltimore Sun) Should a Special Olympics swimmer be disqualified for being “too fast”? (Belfast Live) Cold-water swimming gets its due in this profile of ICows, the Iowa City Open Water Swimmers (Gazette, ...

US Business Review: Going Mainstream

Endless Pools – a hit among competitive swimmers and health-conscious consumers – has also surfaced at aquariums and zoos. Backyard pools might be next. JAMES MURDOCK FOUNDED Endless Pools in 1988, but he doesn't take all the credit for a machine that allows people to swim in place. "Swimming machines ...

Endless Pools & CollegeSwimming.com Release Weekly Swim Team Rankings

Endless Pools is pleased to announce its new corporate sponsorship agreement with CollegeSwimming.com. As the Endless Pool becomes an integral training tool on an increasing number of collegiate swim decks, the logical next step was to partner with the leader in comprehensive collegiate swimming information online. "We're excited to have ...

Endless Pools: The Week in Swimming 11/3/17

A week after his passing, Total Immersion swimming founder Terry Laughlin received in-depth tributes in the New York Times and Outside magazine. Who will be the male and female FINA Swimmers of the Year? Their formula indicates one clear – and one not-so-clear – winner. (Swim Swam) Has Katie Ledecky ...

The Cedar Rapids Gazette: 'Ride the wave"

Nancy Andreasen gets the benefits of an Olympic size pool from a 15-foot swimming machine tucked into a corner of her home gym. Called the Endless Pool, the swimming machine creates a smooth current in the center of the pool to swim against. As she swims, she makes no turns. ...

Endless Pools: The Week in Swimming 10/22/17

After Katie Ledecky successfully led the charge at last weekend's USA College Challenge (Team USA), Michael Phelps made a bold prediction for her prospects at Tokyo 2020 (Business Insider). How did Olympic swimmer Lia Neal feel making her professional debut against her former Stanford teammates? (Swimming World, with video) The ...

Endless Pools: The Week in Swimming 10/12/17

You can live-stream this weekend's USA College Challenge on the Pac-12 website and app. Olympic gold-medal swimmer Anthony Ervin took a knee during the National Anthem, prompting the question, 'What should we expect at this winter's Olympics?' (Washington Post) Two-time Olympic swimmer Lindsay Mintenko became the first woman to lead ...

Endless Pools: The Week in Swimming 10/2/17

Can basic engineering concepts improve your swimming? (U.S. Masters Swimming) How about yoga tailored for swimmers? (Swim Swam, with video) Don't miss these profiles of Olympic gold-medal swimmer Tom Shields (Digital Journal) and transgender Harvard swimmer Schuyler Bailar (NBC News). Get inspired by the friendship between two young swimmers, one ...

  Special Offers