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Swimming Pool Workouts For Weight Loss Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Swimming Pool Workouts For Weight Loss.

5 Fun Ways to Dive In to Aquatic Exercise

The pool can be a scary place. You have to wear a swimsuit (ack!), get your hair wet and know the rules of the road—er, swim lanes. But don't let that stop you! Water provides an excellent workout, especially for people with joint issues or...  Read more

Water Exercise for Dogs

When my husband and I adopted a golden retriever mix, we assumed he'd be the kind of dog who loves to go for a swim or play in puddles. But whatever Jack is mixed with totally nixed the retriever's legendary love of water. When other dogs are...  Read more

Swimming: Take the Plunge!

I recently swam laps for the first time since my childhood swimming lessons. The next day, when my muscles were sore and fatigued, I realized that there was much more to swimming than just splashing around. This gentle-but-challenging form of exercis...  Read more

9 Cross-Training Activities for Runners

The only way to become a better runner is to run, but the more running replaces other exercises in your fitness program, the more likely you are to become injured, suffer from burnout, or develop muscular imbalances. So what's a runner to do (bes...  Read more

Boost Your Bathing Suit Confidence

While training one of my clients, we had a conversation that left me thinking for days. Elaine has been exercising with me for over 10 years, is in her seventies, and truly one of my role models. Her high energy, devotion to staying fit and healthy,...  Read more

Share your weight loss transformaton
Updated 4/19/2014 12:00:45 PM

This question is for all the successful individuals who were very much obese most there life then were able to make changes in there life that allowed them to loose the weight and keep it off for at least three years of longer. After str...  Read more

weight plateau problem
Updated 4/18/2014 5:46:55 PM

OK, so I've done this since late Feb. I've either lost .5 a week, or stayed the same for the past 4 weeks. In order to lose weight do I have to follow the Smart People diets to a t. I've been substituting alot, but I check the graphs and I should...  Read more

weight/ inches
Updated 4/19/2014 8:27:57 AM

lost 2 more pounds and another inch. feeling really good...  Read more

Keep gaining weight
Updated 4/19/2014 9:46:24 AM

I having been following weight watchers on and off for a while now. I got down to 172 lbs. I was walking/jogging 1 1/2-2 miles 4-5 days a week. I had some life situations come up and those have finally settled down. About 2 months ago I started...  Read more

Restart the weight tracker
Updated 4/17/2014 7:15:03 PM

I'm starting over, and want the weight tracker report to start over as well, so that when I pull it up, it doesn't go all the way back to last year when I first entered some data. Is there a way to easily delete all that previous information, or...  Read more

dumb looking, but fun

I do kick boxing a la billy blanks in the swimming pool fully clothed....  Read more

Pool exercise

If you have a pool, get some pool exercise equipment and workout in the water. ....  Read more

TOPS Friends

Friends from a TOPS weight loss support group. Welcome all TOPS and KOPS!...  Read more

Water Safety Tips for an Active and Safe Summer

Last year shortly after school let out for the summer, our community suffered a tragedy. A happy, smart, and beautiful six-year-old little boy drowned in a swim club pool while attending a classmate's birthday party. What made this tragedy so shockin...  Read more

In the Water, Weight Doesn't Matter

An amazing thing happens when I get into a pool.  I feel light and giddy. I feel like playing and doing flips.  Silly me! I actually did one, even though it took me eight tries.  Yes, I failed seven times in public, but the feeling of...  Read more