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Ripon’s new swimming pool and leisure center will open next week – Harrogate Informer

The new Dallamires Lane swimming pool in Ripon is due to open next Wednesday (March 2, 2022) The new swimming pool has 70% more water space compared to the Ripon thermal baths. The pool will be fitted with an AngelEye pool safety system which, through the use of underwater cameras, …

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A father’s quest to become a swimming instructor after his son drowned in the pool – NBC 6 South Florida

A South Florida dad experienced the unimaginable after his son drowned in their family pool. But from this tragedy was born a new vocation. Flemens Casimir’s son was just 3 years old when he slipped through the garden and drowned in the swimming pool at the family home in Coral …

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Drowning prevention: make sure your pool is childproof

Despite child drownings occurring weekly in national swimming pools across South Africa, parents should be reminded to make drowning prevention a clear priority during the festive season, according to PowerPlastics Pool Covers, a leader in the swimming pool safety industry. “A swimming pool is 14 times more likely than a …

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Halifax Recreation Center and Pool plan to go past Calderdale rulers

Artist’s impression of the new Halifax Recreation Center and Pool At the Calderdale Council Cabinet meeting on Monday, January 17, members will consider whether to recommend to the full council to allocate funds and use prudential borrowing to advance advanced facility development. This would allow the construction of new combined …

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CEO Loria Yeadon is learning to swim and so can you • EBONY

The stereotype that “black people don’t swim” disdains facts; especially since, historically, racial discrimination prohibited African Americans in this country from using public swimming pools, the psychological effect of this trauma having been passed on to future generations. Learning to swim is an honor. There is joy and pride. Plus, …

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Dirty pool? – Fort Worth Weekly

Nestled in a grove among oak trees, within earshot of the Fort Worth Zoo, the Forest Park Tiered Pool has served Fort Worth for just under a century. Plans to demolish it and replace it with a new, smaller one are bubbling up with locals. “They basically want to replace …

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New partnership to teach KCMO children to swim

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Meha Asir admitted she was a late bloomer by competitive swimming standards. But the 15-year-old from Lee’s Summit, Missouri, is making up for lost time. As a member of Empire KC Swim Club, she leads the charge to teach the youngest to swim. “It’s so much …

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How to make your backyard pool safer

Q: I would like to build a swimming pool in the backyard. How can I make it as safe as possible for young children and their friends? A: The swimming pool can give small children a powerful attraction even when it is not time to swim. It’s good that you …

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Water safety at the pool or at the beach

While U.S. public health officials say there are no reports of COVID-19 spreading to people through water in swimming pools, water playgrounds, or other properly treated aquatic sites, the water safety should remain a priority for parents as summer begins and more community pools and beaches begin to receive near-normal …

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Swimming lessons for your child

Drowning is the leading cause of accidental death in children ages 1-4, and swimming instructors want to make sure your child is ready to be near water. KNOXVILLE, Tennessee – Summer is coming… is your child ready to be near water? For many families in eastern Tennessee, summer means a …

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Musselburgh and North Berwick Pools to Open This Week

The pools at Musselburgh and North Berwick will reopen this Friday after a delay due to “major hitches and safety concerns”. enjoyleisure, which manages the facilities on behalf of East Lothian Council, said both pools were fitted with brand new booms and floating floors by the end of 2020. Pool …

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Columbia Pools to Open May 26

The Maxcy Gregg Pool and Greenview Pool will open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on opening day, May 29. COLUMBIA, SC – The City of Columbia’s outdoor pools and splash skates are scheduled to open on Saturday, May 29, 2021. The Maxcy Gregg and Greenview pools will open from …

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The Republic of Arizona

The Republic | azcentral.com When temperatures start to hit 100 degrees, there is nothing more refreshing than going for a swim. Catch the kids and splash around in one of East Valley’s 21 public pools, listed by city – Chandler, Mesa, Gilbert, and Tempe – and alphabetically. FIND SWIMMING LESSONS:Here’s …

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