• Photo by Tariq Kamal

    Fact and Fiction

    As an operator of a flat-water beach in Michigan, I’m constantly stunned by the arguments and discussion voiced by many of my peers about the ways to avoid drowning litigation

  • USA Swimming Launches Outreach Campaign

    USA Swimming has launched the “Make A Splash” campaign, with the ambitious goals of tackling minority drowning, aquatic diversity and childhood obesity.

  • Wet and Wild

    Move over, pandas and giraffes.

  • Photo by Henry Olivas/Photo Illustration by Victoria Parnes

    Opening Season

    With summer just around the corner, facilities across the country are busy brushing off the winter dust in preparation for swim season

  • AutoPilot Initiates Recall

    AutoPilot is recalling several of its salt chlorine generator models because they may pose a risk of fire

  • Great Wolf Air Quality Issues Worsen, Feds Investigate

    County health officials have called in federal investigators to examine the indoor air quality at the Great Wolf Lodge in Mason, Ohio, after a series of complaints from visitors with respiratory illnesses.

  • Phelps Breaks Five Records, Wins Seven Golds

    In what FINA President Mustapha Larfaoui has called “the biggest and best in [the] history” of World Championships, athletes shattered a total of 15 world records during the 2007 event in Melbourne, Australia.

  • Gary Thill

    And the Winner Is...

    Since getting to know so many of you as editor of this magazine, I have been unendingly impressed with the level of caring, professionalism and passion you put into your work and the advancement of aquatics.

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    Exercise Your Options

    Her whole life, Dorothy Hamilton feared going into the water.

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    A Swim Gym

    Some aquatics facilities have purchased exercise equipment to draw more interest into their programs.

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    Comparison Shopping

    Then it comes to operator certification, aquatics professionals have three main choices: • NRPA’s Aquatic Facility Operator.

  • Photo by Don Sweeney

    Everyone in the Pool

    In designing a pool facility, Scott Hester has a lot to consider.