News: Aquatics

World Aquatics unveils Bhutan’s first-ever competition pool

A collaboration between World Aquatics and the Bhutan Aquatics Federation has seen the opening of the Kingdom of Bhutan's first ever competition pool. Developed as part of World…

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May 20, 2024 Aquatics / Sport /


World Aquatics announces training centre partnership with Thailand’s Thanyapura Sport and Health Resort

With the aim of preparing international swimmers from the World Aquatics Scholarship Program for major global competitions, World Aquatics has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)…

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May 16, 2024 Aquatics / Sport /


PerfectGym joins Sport Alliance

Sport Alliance, the Germany-based provider of innovative software solutions and services to gyms and fitness suites, has announced the acquisition of PerfectGym, the international software…

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May 15, 2024 Aquatics / Fitness / Recreation / Sport / Technology /


Vietnam’s Danang summer festival includes high octane performance by Australia’s H20 Events company

Danang, the vibrant seafront city which attracts millions of visitors to Vietnam’s central coast, is preparing for a sensational summer with an adrenaline-fueled Jetski & Flyboard…

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May 13, 2024 Aquatics / Entertainment / Events / Tourism /


WADA asks prosecutor to review Chinese Olympic swimming doping case

Under criticism for its secretive oversight of positive drug tests by 23 Chinese swimmers before the Tokyo Olympics, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) appointed a veteran Swiss prosecutor…

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Apr 26, 2024 Aquatics / Events / Legal / Sport /


Global Wellness Institute shares data on thermal and mineral springs sector

Thermal/mineral springs bathing experiences appeal to an expanding global segment of consumers who are seeking to connect with nature, experience cultural traditions, and pursue alternative…

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Apr 25, 2024 Aquatics / Wellness /


Chinese swimmers at Tokyo Olympic won gold medals after testing positive for banned drug

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has admitted that 23 Chinese swimmers tested positive for a banned substance months before the Tokyo Olympics in 2021. The revelation, which has come to…

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Apr 21, 2024 Aquatics / Legal / Sport /


IAKS ANZ announces exclusive Speedo partnership for members

The International Association for Sport and Leisure Facilities Australia and New Zealand (IAKS ANZ) has announced a strategic partnership with leading swimwear and aquatic fitness brand…

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Mar 31, 2024 Aquatics / Recreation / Retail / Sport /



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