The SwimEx current can be used in many different ways. Most recently, I had a patient s/p Bankart Repair that I placed in the pool for shoulder stabilization strengthening. As we know, the Bankart repair is most commonly performed on patients that have chronic dislocations or shoulder instability. With these patients it is important to work on rotator cuff strength and shoulder stabilization to improve the overall function of the [Read the Rest…]
Great study out of Seoul National University Bundang Hospital. Objective: To evaluate the effect of an aquatic therapy program designed to increase balance in stroke survivors. Please click on the photo below or follow this link for the full study.
The Turks & Caicos Islands boast world class hotels, spas, restaurants, famous stretches of uncrowded beaches and vibrant coral reefs. It is also home to the Best Beach in the World, legendary diving, snorkeling, and it’s newest feature…a SwimEx pool! Fantastic to swim, exercise and relax in, very well made and designed, easy to maintain, delighted with our purchase and technical service provided. We would recommend having a pool [Read the Rest…]
This SwimEx pool resides in beautiful Belvedere, CA with a nice view of Golden Gate bridge right outside the glass block windows. It must be hard to get the motivation to exercise with that view but the SwimEx 500 OS has had hundreds of swim sessions and still looks new! With Spring finally here, now is definitely the time to check out our seven different models of resistance pools for [Read the Rest…]
Ironman Training pays off with 20lbs weight loss since January! – “April has been a long month. My training was complicated by having eye surgery that limited my workouts some, including 2 weeks with no swimming allowed. No worries, all is ok now and back on track. Training totals for the month are Swim 26,200 yards, Bike 634 miles and Run 164 miles. The picture is of me on my bike [Read the Rest…]
We want to congratulate Hank F, a pool owner located in the Great Woods of deep Maine, for winning a pool Maintenance Kit in our pool photo contest which was included in a recent owner’s survey. If you want your indoor or outdoor pool area to be highlighted on our site please email us high-res photos and we will be sure to include them here. We had recently asked our [Read the Rest…]
Current Concepts in Sports Medicine Our own Leslie Becki discusses the numerous advantages of aqua therapy in a SwimEx pool at the 8th Annual Current Concepts in Sports Medicine presently being held in the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. OVERVIEW The 8th Annual Current Concepts in Sports Medicine course will provide clinicians with guidance on the identification, prevention and treatment of articular cartilage injuries, shoulder injuries in [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…]
No matter where you live, you can swim, train, and stay toned year round in a SwimEx pool! A SwimEx resistance pool offers the most powerful / smoothest current on the market and is suitable for anyone since the current is fully adjustable. The unique laminar flow of a SwimEx pool does not use jets but instead an industry exclusive paddle-wheel current generator. Each SwimEx is hand crafted in America [Read the Rest…]
Thanks again to those checking in to follow my progress. March has come and gone so quickly. It has been a challenging month in many ways. We continue to get snow and rain in my part of the country which sometimes requires a little extra motivation to go out on those long wet runs. Work has been particularly challenging and there have been way too many birthdays, including mine (47), [Read the Rest…]
A BIG congratulations to the UConn Huskies! They are now the top dogs of basketball by outlasting Kentucky, 60-54, to their win their Fourth National Championship. The women are playing tonight against Notre Dame so we wish them the best of luck! A SwimEx 700 T and hot & cold plunge tanks are currently being installed in their Basketball Development Center. The UConn football team has been using SwimEx pools [Read the Rest…]
Congratulations to the University of Connecticut Huskies and the University of Kentucky Wildcats for fighting their way through the brackets to be in the NCAA Championship game! The Wildcats have owned SwimEx hot & cold plunge tanks since 2012, while the Huskies new Basketball Development Center will feature a SwimEx 700 T and plunge tanks. Both schools have installed SwimEx pools and tanks for their football teams also. Take a video [Read the Rest…]
The University of Connecticut Huskies have won 3 NCAA Tournament Championships (1999, 2004 and 2011). A SwimEx 700 T and hot & cold plunge tanks are currently being installed in their Basketball Development Center. In 2014 the Huskies clawed their way through the NCAA brackets to the Final Four and will play the Kentucky Wildcats for the Championship! We are proud that the UK Wildcats also own SwimEx plunge tanks! [Read the Rest…]
Do SwimEx pools and plunge tanks give an edge to the pro and college teams who own them? Ask the UConn Huskies or the University of Kentucky’s Wildcats who are facing each other in the 2014 NCAA finals! Take a video tour of the University of Kentucky’s Wildcats state-of-the-art basketball suite at the Rupp Arena. The suite includes a pair of hot and cold SwimEx plunge tanks. The tour is [Read the Rest…]
Going on a cruise holiday from England but still want to exercise? Check out the Black Watch cruise ship, part of the Fred Olson Cruise Line fleet, which features a large pool, large jacuzzi and 2 SwimEx pools! The Fred Olson Line sets sail from the UK for holidays to Europe and the World so visit their website to plan your next adventure!