RECENT ARTICLES
  • Schools Ready for Aquatic Center Proposals

    by brindge@postandcourier.com January 2015

    More than two years after voters approved $7.5 million for an aquatics center, Dorchester District 2 could decide next month who will run the center and where it will be located.

  • Boy Who Fell Through Public Pool's Ice Has Died

    by Deseret Morning News (Salt Lake City) January 2015

    The boy, identified by family members as Jacques Bushman, had remained in critical condition since he was pulled from the water Tuesday, according to Unified police. He was believed to have been in the water for 15 to 20 minutes.

  • YMCA Sued Over Injuries Caused by Water Play Feature

    by Steven Matthews January 2015

    The YMCA of Greater Dayton has been named as a defendant in a lawsuit after a female minor suffered injuries while visiting the Kroger Aquatic Center at The Heights in Huber Heights last summer.

  • Boy Critical After Fall Through Ice at Closed Public Pool

    by McKenzie Romero January 2015

    A 12-year-old boy remained in critical condition Tuesday night after falling through the ice on a frozen swimming pool at the closed Magna Recreation Center.

  • Six-Figure Repair Costs Could Doom Wave Pool

    by KARA MOORE, For the Daily Mail January 2015

    Repairs to the basin of the wave pool at Valley Park in Putnam County could cost three times more than officials expected.

  • How to Design a World-Class Diving Venue

    by Doug Cook January 2015

    The design of a world-class diving venue requires understanding diving facility guidelines, diving competition rules, and the intricate interactions between divers and their environment.

  • Iconic Pool Demolished to Make Way for New Swim Center

    by The Orange County Register December 2014

    Demolition work was underway last week on Long Beach's iconic Belmont Plaza Olympic Pool. Workers were demolishing the indoor pool, locker rooms and adjacent ballroom to make way for a new swimming center.

  • Lessee Invested $20K to Ensure Public Pool's Reopening

    by Megan Boehnke boehnkem@knoxnews.com 865-342-6432 December 2014

    The Emerald Youth Foundation will reopen the city-owned pool it has leased at the Dr. E.V. Davidson Community Center after investing $20,000 in upgrades to the facility.

  • In Maine, Swim Coaches Lament Switch to Timed Finals

    by GLENN JORDAN Staff Writer December 2014

    The Class A and B swimming and diving state championships in February will use timed finals, meaning the winner may not be the person who touches first in the highest-seeded heat. The meets will begin in mid-morning and finish by mid-afternoon.

  • College Diver Severely Injures Face on Three-Meter Board

    by David Jablonski December 2014

    A Wittenberg diver remains in stable condition in a Lexington, Ky., hospital after hitting his face on the diving board during a competition Saturday, but he's expected to make a full recovery.