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  • Bather Loads

    Understanding bather load requirements in a swimming pool environment is all too often overlooked when designing an aquatic facility.  While design considerations for an aquatic facility are commonly related to architectural and engineering aspects, allowable bather loads can also have long term impacts to your facility operations. Bather load requirements generally vary amongst state swimming […]
  • Weird Swimming Rules

    Starting From the Water The National Federation of State High School Association Rule Book states (Rule 2-7, Art. 2. Penalties: 3.) “When one or more starting platforms are not securely attached to the deck or end wall, all swimmers shall start in the water, or on the deck, provided the water depth rule is not […]
  • Auditing Your Lifeguards

    Why Recognition is Difficult There is a common misconception that if the lifeguard is paying attention and seated on an elevated lifeguard stand, that they will easily be able to spot a struggling swimmer.  This could not be further from the truth.  Surface turbulence due to swimmers or wind, deep pools, and possible sight obstructions […]