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Doheny’s Swim Forward Scholarship

by admin on November 26, 2013

No longer accepting submissions – this Scholarship is now closed. Thank you! Doheny.com, an online retail company that specializes in affordable pool supplies and do-it-yourself pool maintenance products, is proud to announce a scholarship awarding $500 to one student who displays disciplined leadership skills as well as team spirit towards an aquatic pursuit. Our first [...]

Doheny’s Black Friday Fire Bowl Giveaway

by admin on November 23, 2012

Win this Fire Bowl! Happy Black Friday! Doheny’s Pool Supplies Fast invites you to enter our Pro Guide Blog’s Black Friday Giveaway! Doheny’s Pool Supplies Fast offers an extensive array of outdoor living products and we are proud to announce that we’re giving away a 35 inch outdoor fire bowl made by UniFlame to one [...]

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Summer Bathing Suit Trends

by admin on July 13, 2011

Bathing suit trends these days are much kinder to the rest of us who don’t look like supermodels. Gone are the days when men needed to sport neon Speedos to be considered stylish on the beach (which is as much a relief to the men wearing this universally unflattering swimwear item as it is for [...]

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How to Master Swim Strokes

by admin on June 22, 2011

Treading Water Treading water is not necessarily a swim stroke, but it should be mastered before moving on to learning swim strokes. Treading water helps to keep swimmers afloat when stopping a swim stroke in deep water.  You can also use kickboards to help you tread water and learn swim strokes. Treading water is the [...]

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Swimming Workouts

by admin on June 9, 2011

Exercising in swimming pools doesn’t have to feel like a torturous workout. It can be enjoyable and fun for the family. Water workouts can be done in above ground pools as well as inground pools. Water is one of the best ways to work out: it provides resistance and supports some of your weight, reducing [...]

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