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    Brian McGregor

    Brian has been swimming and spreading his aquatic wisdom far and wide ever since he first cannonballed into a pool as a toddler. With decades of experience doing laps, lounging poolside, and maintaining sparkling oases in backyards across the country, he brings a wealth of knowledge to share with fellow water lovers.

    Automatic Pool Covers: Choosing the Best for Inground Pools Guide

    An automatic pool cover is among the best investments for your inground or aboveground swimming pool. Not only will it keep your pool cleaner, cut down on maintenance, and...

    Snorkel Mouthpiece Guide: Types, Fitting & Replacement

    Snorkeling is a fun water activity that lets you glimpse the beauty of underwater worlds. But all that enjoyment hinges on having a well-fitted, comfortable snorkel mouthpiece that allows...

    The Health Benefits of Swimming for Your Body and Mind

    Swimming is one of the most popular sports, fitness and recreational activities for good reasons - it is a fabulous fully-body exercise that offers both physical and mental health...

    How to Keep Water Out of Ears while Swimming

    Swimming is an enjoyable and refreshing activity loved by many, but one common issue that swimmers often face is water getting into their ears. The sensation of water trapped...

    How to Wear Swim Goggles Properly: Steps & Mistakes to Avoid

    Wearing goggles is not just about looking cool or professional when it comes to swimming. It serves an important role in protecting your eyes from potential irritants and...

    How Long Does It Take To Learn To Swim? Adults & Children Guide

    Thinking of plunging into the world of swimming, but uncertain about how long it takes to learn? You're not alone; many beginners grapple with this question. Typically, adults may need 20-25 hours...

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    Automatic Pool Covers: Choosing the Best for Inground Pools Guide

    An automatic pool cover is among the best investments for your inground or aboveground swimming pool. Not only will it keep your pool cleaner,...

    Why Does Swimming Make You Tired and Sleepy? 10 Reasons and What to Do

    Swimming is renowned for providing an excellent full-body workout. However, many swimmers report feeling tired or sleepy either during or after swimming laps. While...

    Best Webbed Swimming Gloves

    Swimming gloves are a great addition to your swimming toolkit as they add resistance to your hands making your strokes much more powerful. You...

    Why do Swimmers Shave their Bodies, Legs, and Arms?

    Trimming body hair before a big swimming competition is a time-honored tradition among competitive swimmers. But why do swimmers put themselves through the arduous...

    Is Swimming a Hard Sport? Unveiling the Challenges!

    Even though the idea of being in water might conjure up images of leisurely laps in the pool or relaxing dips in the ocean,...