The benefits of water immersion are numerous
From improving cardiovascular health, to assisting those who have PTSD to helping people with joint issues get aerobic exercise, the pool is an amazing community resource. Water Immersion Works® is a unique aquatics vignettes collection by some of the most respected aquatic scholars. The publication highlights the many research-based benefits of water immersion and activity, how it improves our health, and how it empowers communities to advocate for the overall health of every individual, uniting families, and building communities. Water immersion topics include biological benefits, increasing energy, strengthening muscles, promoting balance, and benefits related to cardio metabolic responses to name a few. Aquatic scholar contributors include Thomas Lachocki, Ph.D., Bruce Becker, M.D., Steven Blair, P.E.D., Eadric Bressel, Ph.D, Paul Chantler, Ph.D, Dennis Dolny, Ph.D., Elizabeth “Betsy” Nagle, Ph.D., Jacquelyn Ann Nagle, Ph.D., and Hirofumi Tanaka, Ph.D., and the topics they address are robust and meaningful, to communities wishing to advocate for a pool, to aquatic centers looking to increase their appeal and audience.
When it comes to augmenting your pool with products that encourage active lifestyles, our aquatic brands offer a full range of competitive equipment, fun accessories, helpful fixtures to augment access, and even build/maintenance assistance. Contact us to find out the many ways that water play can bring communities together while increasing participation and community health.