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  • Expect the Unexpected

    When dealing with unhappy clients, an aquatics director learns that a little communication can go a long way in finding solutions.

  • Airway Management

    Lifeguards can maintain a victim's airways using these maneuvers

  • Poolside CPR

    How one city's lifeguards and firefighters joined forces to launch a successful outreach program

  • Misplaced Priorities

    Sometimes, in an effort to save energy, aquatics facilities create unhealthy pool environments.

  • Back Talk

    Putting spinal management drills into digestible components

  • The Importance of Being Andy

    An aquatics manager learns that working with overeager newbies requires a gentler approach

  • Using Enzymes & Phosphate Reducers in Pools

    These specialty chemicals can be an important part of pool maintenance

  • Running in Water

    Zero-depth entry pools provide unique challenges for lifeguards

  • Go with the Flow

    By being flexible, these aquatic professionals won back customers - and more

  • Best of the Best

    Editor's Desk: The Dream Designs Edition