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Various Swim Strokes To Master

When they go swimming, many people simply throw themselves into the ocean wave or the pool and paddle around enough to keep themselves moving and their head above water. This is fun, but when they watch competitions such as the Olympics and watch the swimmers perform...

Scuba Diving 101

Getting certified as a scuba diver is an important step if they wish to have the proper training before going on a dive. Here are some steps that you must follow in order to get your certification. Meet Age Requirements The first thing that any diver must qualify for...

History of Water Polo

Water polo is little more than a century old and is a combination of American football, rugby, and soccer. The game is played in a swimming pool marked with specific boundary lines. During play, six players on each team attempt to get the ball into the...

The World’s Most Breathtaking Beaches

As temperatures dip, crisp breezes blow through your neighborhood, and leaves slowly shed their lively green coloring and fall to the earth, some of us may still be dreaming of the warmth and radiance of summertime. While next summer may be nearly a year away, it is...