* There are 10.6 million swimming pools in the U.S.


* Swimming helps reduce stress


* Swimming is the 4th most popular sport or activity in the U.S,


* Swimming is the most popular recreational activity for children and teens ages 7 to 17 in the U.S.


* Marco Polo is the most popular swimming pool game 

 

* A Cannonball is the most popular way to jump into a pool

  

* Swim Fins were invented by Ben Franklin


* President Gerald Ford had the outdoor swimming pool built at the White House in 1975


*  Ancient drawings and paintings found in Egypt depicting people swimming date back to 2500BCE


​* Swimming strengthens the heart and lungs.


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P.O.Box 375 Manorville NY 11949 US

631-874-2322

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