With the Summer Olympics coming up this summer, we dug up some Fun Facts about women in the sport of swimming.
While swimming became an Olympic event in 1908, women weren’t allowed to compete until 1912. Fanny Durack of Australia became the first female to win a gold medal in the 100-yard freestyle race that year. Continue Reading
While a good portion of the country will be blanketed with snow, many people still enjoy their pool through the winter months. From beach-themed holiday decorations to festive foods, there are many ways to create a memorable holiday party this winter with a pool backdrop. Here are a few swimming pool decoration ideas to turn your backyard into a winter wonderland. Continue Reading
If you’re in the midst of making your holiday gift giving list or even if you have friends, family or work colleagues with birthdays in the cooler months of the year, swimming pool related items make perfect gifts! Swimming pool owners typically count down the days until the new season begins and a gift that can be used in the pool is welcome anytime of the year. Consider too that many swimming pool related items are marked down during the winter months and you can give even more gifts than usual! Continue Reading