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  • World Reacts to Schlitterbahn's Big Reveal

    When the Texas-based attractions specialist announced it was constructing the world's tallest waterslide at its Kansas park, thrill seekers, industry watchers and even skeptics weighed in on the news via social media. Here we've captured some of the reactions to hit the Twitterverse last month.

  • Slide Maker Takes Home Major IAAPA Award

    A Canada-based manufacturer of water rides and waterpark resorts has earned its 15th Best New Water Ride Award.

  • Science Reign's Supreme at WAHC

    Technology took center stage at this year's World Aquatics Health Conference.

  • VIDEO: Virginia Swim Coach Arrested on Sex Charges

    Another group of swimmers and parents is reacting after news that their 23-year-old assistant swim coach has been charged with sexual misconduct.

  • Woman Acquitted of Negligence Causing Boy's Death at Pool Party

    In the United Arab Emirates, a woman charged with mistakenly causing the drowning death of a boy has been acquitted. The incident happened during a June 26, 2012 birthday party, and Dubai's Court of Misdemeanours heard the case,

  • 2014 NDPA Symposium Heads to Orlando

    Mark Your Calendar. The 2014 NDPA Symposium, now called the NDPA Educational Conference, takes place March 19 - 21, 2014.

  • Breaking News: Firms Partner to Enhance Aquatic Training

    Two leading firms have joined forces to create more options for aquatic training and safety initiatives.

  • Disney’s Policy Change Highlights Drowning Prevention Efforts

    Guests staying at Disney resorts near Orlando’s Walt Disney World are seeing some significant changes at feature pools this fall

  • USA Swimming-Opposed Bill Vetoed

    A California bill meant to give certain molestation victims time to sue organizations protecting them has been turned down.

  • Fate of USA-Swimming-Opposed Bill Awaits

    There are only a few days left for California's governor to act on a childhood-sex-abuse bill opposed by USA Swimming.