News: Aquatics

Global water footprint unveiled for tourism industry

New data detailing the total water usage of the global tourism sector has been unveiled by the World Travel and Tourism Council and the Saudi-based Sustainable Tourism Global Centre. In…

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Mar 24, 2023 Aquatics / Hospitality / Tourism /


Surf Park Central releases 2023 Consumer Trends Report

Focussing on the future of surfing outside the ocean, Surf Park Central, the organisation behind Surf Park Summit, has released its 2023 Surf Park Consumer Trends Report. The comprehensive…

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Mar 14, 2023 Aquatics / Technology / Tourism / Waterparks /


Concepts revealed for new sport and entertainment in Singapore’s Toa Payoh town

An ambitious project to replace the Toa Payoh Swimming Complex with a major community sports and entertainment precinct has been revealed by lead agency Sport Singapore. Projected to be…

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Mar 3, 2023 ByNigel Benton Aquatics / Design / Recreation / Venues /


Anti Wave equipment selected for 2023 Coppa Italia water polo final

Brisbane-based Anti Wave Global has announced that its Anti Pro Goal was used for last week’s final of the 2023 Coppa Italia, one of Europe’s most prestigious water polo…

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Mar 1, 2023 ByAnton Kajlich Aquatics / Events / Sport / Technology /


New resolution for global drowning prevention championed by 60 nations

Royal Life Saving Soceity - Australia has advised that a push to prevent drowning deaths globally will come before the World Health Assembly in May this year. The proposal comes as…

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Feb 24, 2023 Aquatics / Education / Environment / Safety /


Singapore to host 2025 World Aquatics Championships

Singapore has been awarded hosting rights for the 2025 World Aquatics Championships, replacing the Russian Federation city of Kazan which had been due to stage the event. World…

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Feb 11, 2023 Aquatics / Events / Sport / Venues /


ASTM International releases new Amusement Rides Standard that measures water slide g-force

USA-based standards body ASTM International has advised that its amusement rides and devices and committee (F24) has approved a new standard that will be used to collect gravitational force…

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Feb 10, 2023 Aquatics / Legal / Safety / Waterparks /


World Aquatics announces centre of excellence and regional office in Bahrain

World Aquatics and the Bahrain Olympic Committee has announced plans to create a new centre of excellence for aquatic sports in the Arabian Gulf Kingdom of Bahrain, in partnership with GFH…

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Feb 7, 2023 Aquatics / Education / Sport /



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