Posts Tagged ‘swimming’
 
 
 
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Misfit Shine
Misfit Shine
Misfit Shine

8 Misfit Shine First Impressions (lists)

Needless to say, there is no shortage of pedometers.  In fact, Nike just announced an new Fuelband, the Fuelband SE.  And in early October Fitbit announced the Force, which is effectively an updated version of their Flex, compl...
 
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Ocean Dive Board
Ocean Dive Board
Ocean Dive Board

Image of the Day: Ocean High Dive

I don't know where this is, but it's a brilliant idea.
 
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Hidden Water Pools
Hidden Water Pools
Hidden Water Pools

Hidden Swimming Pool: Watch as the Ground Drops and a Pool is Revealed (video)

An in-ground pool is a luxury few of us will be able to afford.  But there ain't nothing like taking a dip in one on a hot summer day.  So once you've saved up for your personal swimming pool, you can keep on saving if you want...

 
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Hearst Castle Pool
Hearst Castle Pool
Hearst Castle Pool

20 Awesome Personal Swimming Pools That You Can’t Swim In

We have dug deeper than any others before us to find the most incredible, luxurious swimming pools from around the world. From a swimming pool with a 1,000-year-old history to personal pools with secret passageways, we bring yo...
 
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DarkFin Gloves
DarkFin Gloves
DarkFin Gloves

Michael Phelps Ain’t Got Nothing on These Darkfin Webbed Gloves

"Cheating", much like the word "sex", is a highly subjective term, just ask President Clinton.  These Darkfin webbed Gloves have nothing to do with sex, but  they could have a lot to do with cheating, that is assuming they're u...
 
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Nemo 33-1
Nemo 33-1
Nemo 33-1

Nemo 33: a 108-foot Deep Swimming Pool (video/pics)

We've seen some unbelievable swimming pools in our time.  Don't believe us?  Just checkout our list of the 16 most amazing pools.  Okay, we haven't seen them in person, but you catch our drift. [GR]lG9Igcd2PnM[/GR] Featured as ...

 
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Pyle Sports Waterproof MP3 Player main
Pyle Sports Waterproof MP3 Player main
Pyle Sports Waterproof MP3 Player main

Pyle Sports Waterproof MP3 Player Review

Just because it’s Summertime doesn’t mean the living is easy -- despite what the now-decades old song says. But for those of us who like to swim, or at least paddle around, the biggest problem is often boredom. Now I’m obviousl...
 
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Powerbreather
Powerbreather
Powerbreather

Powerbreather: a Darth Vader Snorkel (video)

The snorkel to a large degree hasn't change much since the products invention.  Sure, there are now versions that include an apparatus to help clear the tube of water, but to a large degree the function and the form has remaine...
 
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AMAZING POOLS
AMAZING POOLS
AMAZING POOLS

16 of the World’s Most Extraordinary Swimming Pools (list/pics)

The weather is heating up and we're gearing up to enjoy lazy days outside by the pool (either at home or on vacation), so we figured why not present some of the World's Most Extraordinary Swimming Pools! Some are high up and pr...

 
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FINIS Swimsense
FINIS Swimsense
FINIS Swimsense

Swimsense Watch Tracks Your Stroke And Laps

You gotta love press releases that lay claim to 'world firsts', when in fact they're totally not.  Case in point is FINIS' Swimsense, a watch that keeps track of how many laps you swam and can actually differentiate between bac...
 
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dscn0888
dscn0888
dscn0888

Finis SwiMP3 “Bone Conduction” Underwater EarPhones Review

Having previously reviewed a few underwater MP3 solutions it was clear to me what I expected from the Finis SwiMP3.  While other incarnations of submersible MP3 players had issues with water always getting in your ears disrupti...
 
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pool-mate
pool-mate
pool-mate

Pool-Mate Watch Keeps An Automatic Lap Count Using An Accelerometer (video)

I can barely swim 2 pool lengths without inhaling a gallon of water, let alone keep count of how many laps I've completed.  The Pool-mate watch automatically keeps track of how many laps you've completed as well as average stro...