Swimming

Chennai water crisis: Should malls, swimming pools and amusement parks be shut down?

Amusement parks and swimming pools have continued to function by buying large quantities of water from private tankers or drawing water from borewells.

published on : 30th June 2019

India needs to develop athletes in cycling, swimming and athletics

Since athletics and swimming are the toughest sports in CWG, doing well here will boost our chances even at the Olympics.

published on : 27th June 2019

Haircare regime before and after swimming

While chlorine helps to clean and disinfect the water, it can strip the hair of its natural oils, making it dry, dull, matted and rough.

published on : 22nd June 2019

Adhitya raises bar in aquatic meet

D Adhithya of TSPA clocked 00:57.19 and set a meet record in the 100 metres butterfly event at  the TNSAA 36th sub junior and 46th junior aquatic championship.

published on : 3rd June 2019

Three of a family drown in Hyderabad quarry 

The victims hailed from Narayanpet and Karnataka and were in the city to attend a relative’s house warming ceremony.

published on : 3rd June 2019

Five-year-old girl swims 5-km stretch near Marina beach

A five-year-old girl, daughter of a head constable, swam a distance of 5 km near the Marina beach on Wednesday, getting applause from the locals and police officials. 

published on : 23rd May 2019

National swimming champion dies in road accident in Chennai

A 29-year-old national swimming champion died in a road crash at EVR Salai in Arumbakkam on Tuesday night.

published on : 16th May 2019

Asian Age-Group Swimming Championships to be held in Bengaluru

The SFI is also planning to rope in a foreign coach to support national coach Pradeep Kumar.

published on : 14th May 2019

Points to ponder while swimming

 It is important to apply moisturisers or body butters after a swim as being under water for long periods can make you look shrivelled.

published on : 7th May 2019

Telangana government approves rooftop swimming pools in update of building norms

Permission has been given to build swimming pools on terraces, subject to the compliance of safety norms, and conditions imposed under the building norms.

published on : 24th April 2019

Telangana government allows swimming pools on building terraces

The government has issued amendments to the building rules duly modifying the existing GOs to promote investments in the real estate sector in Telangana.

published on : 23rd April 2019

Bengaluru: People opt for aqua workouts to stay fit, beat the heat

Aqua zumba, aqua pilates and aqua aerobics are a better way to shed calories with water as a natural resistance.

published on : 11th April 2019

Post floods, more elders in Kochi take swimming classes

After facing the ordeals of the devastating flood last year, several people in Kochi and suburbs are keen to master swimming skills.

published on : 9th April 2019

Indian swimmer Kushagra achieves B cut for Olympics 2020

The B timing for men's 800m freestyle for World Championship 2019 is 08:10.91 and Tokyo Olympics is 08:08.54.

published on : 7th April 2019

Kochi boy drowns in front of dad during swimming coaching

14-year-old Anal Baiju was part of a summer swimming camp at Century Club.

published on : 5th April 2019
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