More stories about Colorado Springs, CO

  • Pool Urination Study Causes Media Flurry

    A study that highlights the health risks of urine in swimming pools has received a lot of media attention -- much of it leaving out an important point

  • Honoring Aquatics Innovators: Facility Programming

    Myles Blask is planning more programming that will enable swimmers of all ages to get in the water.

  • Dr. Tom Lachocki

    As CEO of the National Swimming Pool Foundation in Colorado Springs, Colo., Dr. Tom Lachocki would qualify as an industry notable due to his position alone.

  • Kevin Dessart

    As owners of the Colorado Springs Swim School, Kevin Dessart and his wife Tina are setting an example in the industry, demonstrating that adopting a business-minded approach can make pool operation financially sustainable

  • Colorado Springs Announces Dissolution of Pool Partnership

    The city of Colorado Springs will not renew its partnership with Swim Colorado, the private swim school operation that has been operating pools for the city since 2010.

  • Efficiency Experts

    When the recession hit and the city of Colorado Springs, Colo

  • USA Swimming Experiences Membership Boom in ’09

    Colorado Springs, Colo.-based USA Swimming has reported its largest single-year member increase since its inception

  • Five Facility Musts

    What does a modern aquatics facility need to succeed? Sue Nelson, aquatic program specialist at USA Swimming in Colorado Springs, Colo,. suggests the following five factors

  • Tom Lachocki | National Swimming Pool Foundation

    The aquatics industry may be feeling the pinch, but operators have reason to take heart. So says Tom Lachocki, Ph.D., CEO of the National Swimming Pool Foundation in Colorado Springs, Colo.

  • University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

    Green pools “LEED” the way and the Campus Recreation Center at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs (UCCS) is the first public building in southern Colorado to earn gold certification status from the U.S. Green Building Council.