Football Clubs (and Soccer Teams!) with a SwimEx PoolJune 18th, 2014
In honor of the FIFA World Cup we wanted to wanted to highlight some of the amazing football clubs (or as we call them in America soccer teams!) that are currently using our resistance pools, and plunge tanks, to help their athletes train and condition. Most of the soccer clubs use a 700 T Pool .
|Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club (the Wolves) – @ the New Training Ground, Compton Park
Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club is an English professional football club that represents the city of Wolverhampton in the West Midlands region. The club was founded in 1877 and since 1889 has played at Molineux. They currently compete in the Football League Championship, the second highest tier of English football, having been promoted from League One in 2014 after a solitary season at that level. www.wolves.co.uk/
| Manchester City F.C.
Manchester City F.C. is a Premier League football club in Manchester, England. Founded in 1880 as St. Mark’s (West Gorton), they became Ardwick Association Football Club in 1887 and Manchester City in 1894. www.mcfc.com
| Stoke City Football Club
Stoke City Football Club is an English professional football club based in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire that plays in the Premier League. Founded as Stoke Ramblers in 1863 the club changed its name to Stoke City in 1925 after Stoke-on-Trent was granted city status. They are the second oldest professional football club in the world, after Notts County, and are one of the founding members of the Football League. www.stokecityfc.com
| Chicago Fire Soccer Club
Chicago Fire Soccer Club is an American professional association football club based in the Chicago suburb of Bridgeview, Illinois. The team competes in Major League Soccer (MLS). The organization is named for the Great Chicago Fire of 1871, and was founded on October 8, 1997, the event’s 126th anniversary. In their first league season in 1998, the Fire won the MLS Cup as well as the U.S. Open Cup (the “double”). They have also won U.S. Open Cups in 2000, 2003, and 2006; in addition to the 2003 MLS Supporters’ Shield. www.chicago-fire.com
| FC Dallas
FC Dallas is an American professional soccer club based in the Dallas suburb of Frisco, Texas which competes in Major League Soccer (MLS). It is one of the 10 charter clubs of MLS, having competed in the league since its inception, and was known as Dallas Burn prior to the 2005 season. www.fcdallas.com/
| Sanfrecee Hiroshima Soccer Team
Sanfrecce Hiroshima is a professional association football club based in Asaminami-ku, Hiroshima, Japan. The club currently competes in the J. League Division 1.
| University of Kentucky Soccer – UK Basketball and Football teams both have SwimEx pools and plunge tanks but the soccer team went with Plunge Tanks