Archive for Swim Safety

  1. Tech Suits Guide

    Tech Suits Guide If you’ve been a part of the competitive swimming community for any amount of time, you’ve most likely heard of technical suits. As swimwear technology advances, it’s essential to stay up to date with the latest racing suit trends if you want to realize your full potential in the pool. But what […]

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  2. 8 of the Best Training Aids for Swimming

    8 of the Best Training Aids for Swimming Swim aids are special tools and equipment that are crafted to help you learn how to swim faster and more efficiently. Some training aids are designed specifically for children and novice swimmers, while others are developed for more professional uses. Investing in high-quality, durable training aids is […]

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  3. Kiefer Safer Swimmer Review

    Looking for safer, more enjoyable swimming in open water? Check out Robin Kiefer’s review of the Safer Swimmer Open Water Swim Buoy.

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  4. Kiefer Lifeguard Whistle Selection Guide

    Looking for lifeguard whistles? Get advice and interesting facts about how to select the perfect whistle.

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  5. Warm Weather Safety

    Learn how to make your summer safer and more fun with advice on sun exposure, swimming, and nutrition from Kiefer.

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  6. Pool Flags

    Swim Flags are essential pool equipment, recommended for aquatics programs hosting swim practices, lap swimming, or swim meets. They are useful for swimmers, coaches, and aquatics directors – read on to learn what you need to know.

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  7. Helping Lifeguard

    Let’s Face It! When heading out for a swim at the pool or beach, lifesaving is probably not on your mind. You’re most likely thinking about your swim workout, your next race, or perhaps most importantly: cooling off and having fun in the water. The most common safety concern on the minds of others I […]

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  8. Silver Lake Open Water Swimming

    Summer has finally arrived – my favorite time of year to swim. On the Wisconsin / Illinois state line, the heat of the summer causes water in all lakes great and small to warm to sanely swimmable temperatures, marking the beginning of my open water swim training. Although summer is here, Lake Michigan can be […]

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