NYC Extends Swimming Season At Popular BeachesNew York City has extended the swimming season through Sept. 13 at some of its most popular beaches.
5 Best Public Pools In New York CityNew York City has plenty of beaches, sure, but it also has tons and tons of glorious pools, more than 30 in fact.
Interview: Learning Water Survival SkillsA new American Red Cross survey shows only 56 percent of adults who can swim also know how to perform five critical water safety skills.
Olympian Michael Phelps Arrested On DUI Charge In MarylandPolice arrested Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps on a DUI charge early Tuesday, and officials say he was speeding and failed field sobriety tests when officers pulled him over.
Best Things To Do In NYC On Labor Day WeekendNew York City has Labor Day Weekend meals, festivals and fireworks galore across the five boroughs.
Advisory Against Swimming Issued For 66 Suffolk County BeachesThe Suffolk County health department says the advisory is in effect until 7 p.m. Thursday because of the potential for bacteria from runoff following heavy rain and flooding.
Potentially Life-Saving App Gives Parents Peace Of Mind During Summer Swimming SeasonSwim season is in full swing, but taking your eyes off of your children for even a second can lead to tragedy.
Lifeguards Spread A Serious Message As Shore Towns Prepare For The 4th Of JulyMajor replenishment projects at the Jersey shore have most towns ready for the Fourth of July, and have made Sandy feel like a distant memory.
Red Cross: Adults And Kids Can Benefit From Swimming LessonsIf you are planning on spending time in the water over the summer you will definitely want to know how to get out of the water alive.
How To Stay Healthy While TravelingWhether it’s a business trip, vacation with family or a solo venture, there’s nothing much worse than feeling under the weather or having an upset stomach from unhealthy foods. Here are 10 tips to stay healthy while traveling.
Diana Nyad's Historic Swim Inspires Baby BoomersShe swam nonstop for 53 grueling hours, but told her support team that at one point, swimming through the night almost broke her. Almost.
NYC Native, Endurance Swimmer Diana Nyad Finishes Historic Cuba-Florida SwimWith her lips and tongue swollen, U.S. endurance swimmer and New York City native Diana Nyad completed her attempt to become the first person to swim the treacherous waters from Cuba to Key West without a shark cage on Monday.
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