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When you think of Texas you picture wide open plains but this Texas pool owner shows how a SwimEx pool can fit in almost any sized space. With 99 adjustable settings a 500 OS SwimEx pool offers a serious workout or a relaxing swim. You decide! We think a SwimEx looks good with the backyard lights off too!
Hi again. Welcome to anyone following my progress. Although February was a short month I was able to get in some solid training with 23,900 yards of swimming, 113 miles of running and 428 miles of biking. I avoided chocolate and all carbonated beverages and caffeine for the month and lost 5 pounds. I finished off the month with a 3 mile race where I finished 1st in my age [Read the Rest…]
It may be a cold, never-ending winter, but this Massachusetts home owner has been swimming strong all winter long. Their 500OS SwimEx swim spa is enclosed in a stylish workout room with plenty of windows to let the natural light in. Even if it is 10 degrees outside you can work out in comfort. The pool cover keeps the resistance pool water warm and the stairs make it easy to [Read the Rest…]
The new Chicago Cubs Spring Training complex in Mesa, Arizona, offers a 15,000-seat spring training stadium, six fan-accessible practice fields, community park and pond , and, our favorite, a full training facility with 4 medium hot and cold plunge tanks and a 1000T pool with an integrated Woodway treadmill. The SwimEx installation is featured in the latest issue of Sport Business Journal. You can’t read it unless you are a subscriber but [Read the Rest…]
The Center for Physical Rehabilitation has proven results with aqua therapy utilizing a SwimEx 700 at their Cascade, Michigan location. Their team of Therapists, and Athletic Trainers use aqua therapy since it allows for an earlier start to therapy, less painful for the patient,and gives patients the ability to move freely in ways that would not be possible on land. From The Center for Physical Rehabilitation‘s website. The Center, with [Read the Rest…]
Leading Edge Physiotherapy located in Alberta offers Canada’s first in house private hydrotherapy pool located at 145 Carleton Drive, across from Athletes Nation. They created integrated aquatic therapy coupled with land based programs for impressive results. Please watch the video below to learn more! From the Leading Edge Physiotherapy website. Leading Edge Physiotherapy is pleased to offer aquatic therapy (hydrotherapy) in St. Albert, Alberta. If you have sustained an acute or [Read the Rest…]
Using Aqua Therapy for Hip Replacement Therapy I recently had a patient that had multiple left hip surgeries due to a bone tumor and a total hip replacement. Through rehab we were able to get her back to most functional tasks, but she was still having trouble getting in and out of the car due to weak hip flexion. After numerous attempts at land therapy exercises, I finally convinced her [Read the Rest…]
We recently asked one of our long time owners if he would be kind enough to write about his experience with his SwimEx pool. What he wrote back was motivational and hopefully inspiring to anyone trying to get in shape or reach a goal. Stay tuned for next month’s journal! “Yes I continue to use the SwimEx for training for Ironmans. So far I have swum roughly 1,427,650 yards which [Read the Rest…]
We hope this backyard oasis in Seattle will give you some ideas on what you can do with your SwimEx pool!
One of our customers in Philadelphia had a custom (and solid!) pool cover made out of the same material as the room’s flooring. The cover is flush with the floor and can be walked on. This enables the pool room to be used a multipurpose room. It is an ingenious way to take a swim and have the family over for dinner on the same day!
O’Fallon, MO – Aquatic Fitness, Inc. When designing our physical therapy clinic with aquatics as our specialty, we wanted to provide the highest quality aquatic rehabilitation in our area. We purchased our first SwimEx pool in 1996. We chose a 700T with a 4-foot extension for our 2800 square foot space. Deciding factors in selecting the SwimEx included the versatility available with multiple water depth levels, variety of work stations [Read the Rest…]
With the first competition day of the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia beginning on the Feb. 7th, NBC premiered the Olympic primetime special How to Raise an Olympian, on Wednesday, Feb. 5. American short-track speedskater J.R. Celski, who was featured in the special, rehabilitated in a SwimEx pool at the U.S. Olympic Training Center prior to winning his Bronze medal at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics. Celski is expected [Read the Rest…]
What do Olympic skiers and riders condition and recover in? A SwimEx 1000T pool with integrated treadmill and hot and cold plunge tanks! The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association’s Center of Excellence is a national training and education center providing world-class training facilities and serving as an educational resource for the USSA’s athletes, coaches, officials, clubs, parents, volunteers and other stakeholders nationwide. Check out the SwimEx supplied portable in-pool exercise [Read the Rest…]
Park City Utah attracts some of the best winter sports athletes in the world and that demands the best rehab facilities. Mountain Top PT clinic is the newest addition and they are attracting major attention, and clients, with their SwimEx pool. Read about their success in Mountain Express Magazine’s Modern Advances in Sports Medicine article. Excerpt from article: “Mountain Top Physical Therapy is Park City’s newest PT office and offers [Read the Rest…]
The amount of Physical Therapy Centers who offer aquatic therapy is on the rise. To keep up with the demand an increased number of colleges and universities are offering programs for aqua therapy and incorporating SwimEx pools on campus. If you live in Rhode Island you can visit University Physical Therapy. It is a full-time outpatient clinic available to patients from the University of Rhode Island and local community. The [Read the Rest…]