News: Aquatics

Husain Al-Musallam installed as new FINA President

Husain Al-Musallam of Kuwait has been elected to replace Julio Maglione as President of aquatic sports’ world governing body FINA. Al-Musallam stood unopposed as a new Bureau for the…

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Jun 10, 2021 Aquatics / Finance / Sport /

 
 

Still time for facilities and programs to register for the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson

The organisers of the World's Largest Swimming Lesson - scheduled to be held across all continents on Thursday 17th June - have advised that facilities and programs can still register…

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Jun 7, 2021 Aquatics / Education / Events / Safety /

 
 

Polin Waterparks announce new Operations Director

Polin Waterparks have appointed a new Operations Director - Koray Özbulut - who has been working as Production and Innovation Director at Polin Waterparks since 2018. Özbulut will…

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Jun 2, 2021 Aquatics / Attractions / Tourism / Waterparks /

 
 

OCBC Arena and Aquatic Centre closed to public for exclusive use by Team Singapore athletes

Singapore’s OCBC Arena and OCBC Aquatic Centre have been closed to the public from today to allow Team Singapore's athletes to train ahead of the Olympic, Paralympic and SEA…

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May 21, 2021 ByNigel Benton Aquatics / Fitness / Safety / Security / Sport /

 
 

Anti Wave Global’s water polo goals now being exported to seven countries

After three years of development, Queensland-based Anti Wave has completed the despatch of its new Global Anti Goal to customers in seven countries - just two weeks after the release of the…

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May 20, 2021 Aquatics / Design / Sport /

 
 

Study suggests swimming pool water inactivates COVID-19 virus in 30 seconds

Swimming pool water can inactivate the COVID-19 virus in only 30 seconds under the right conditions, according to a study by virologists at Imperial College London. The findings, which…

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May 19, 2021 Aquatics / Safety / Technology /

 
 

United Nations passes first ever Resolution on Global Drowning Prevention

The United Nations has this week passed its first ever Resolution on Global Drowning Prevention during the 75th session of the UN General Assembly. Brought to the United Nations by Ireland…

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Apr 30, 2021 Aquatics / Education / Safety /

 
 

Polin Waterparks offers Innovative Solutions for Holiday Parks

Polin Waterparks has shared that during the COVID-19 outbreak in 2020, they completed more than 30 Holiday Park projects including Polin's signature waterslides such as the world's…

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Apr 30, 2021 Aquatics / Attractions / Tourism / Waterparks /

 
 

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