Tag Archives: swimming

The best swimming pool games for kids

With the weather heating up and summer holidays in our sight, we’re dreaming about family time spent by the pool playing games. Here are just a few of our favourites whether you’re heading to your local swimming pool or further afield. For younger children, or those visiting the pool for the first time, the Zoggy and […]

Our favourite Waterparks and Splash Pads

As the warmer weather is on the way we’ve got together a list of some of our favourite Water Parks – whether it’s extreme slides you’re after or a nice splash pad for little ones to have fun water play. Also what’s better is waterparks are great fun for all the family and the ideal place […]

Superman’s 80th Anniversary

2018 is a big year for Superman as celebrates his 80th birthday and 1000th comic issue of when he first appeared way back in 1938. Superman was the first of his kind when he first appeared in 1938, a ‘superhero’ with powers and abilities far above those of mortal men and fought crime and injustice […]

Back to School Swimming Essentials

With 4th Term not far away – which is traditionally the term for swimming along with Term 1, we’ve pulled together a list of swimming essentials so you can get the kids sorted before school swimming starts. Our Junior range of bold, vibrant swimwear designs is ideal for children aged 6-14 whether they’re having lessons, working towards a […]

How to avoid headaches while swimming

Headaches while swimming can be such a frustrating problem, when you just want to get in there and complete your swim. Swimmers’ headaches can be brought on by a number of factors, ranging from the type of kit you’re wearing (goggles and swim caps in particular) to a lack of oxygen or dehydration. Here’s a couple […]

Laura Marshall on preparing for The Enduroman Arch to Arc

Laura Marshall is an ultra-endurance athlete from Canberra, ACT who in September/October 2018 will attempt to become the very FIRST solo Australian woman to take on one of the world’s toughest ultra-triathlons that covers 465kms from London to Paris – The Enduroman Arch to Arc. This gruelling event involves a 140km run from Marble Arch […]

An essential guide to swimwear back styles

We have a number of swimsuit styles to choose from, whether you’re heading to the pool, the beach or the lake. Here’s an essential guide to finding the best back style for you so you’re comfortable and can concentrate on what’s important. Enjoying being in the water! The Actionback has a shelf bra for light support and […]

Top Swimming Goggles for Indoor Swimming

With a lot of our outdoor pools closed for the cooler months, it’s time to get back down to your local indoor pool or maybe you’re brave enough to still be swimming outside. To ensure that you achieve fantastic clarity when swimming indoors and in overcast condtions, we’ve put together some of our top goggles […]

5 common swimming hang ups and how to overcome them

While some take to swimming like a duck to water, many can be apprehensive especially if starting to swim regularly. It’s usual to have a few pool hang ups along the way but there are many solutions to overcome these. Here are our top tips to ensuring you feel great so you can really make the most […]