aquatics aquatics

Definition(s):

  • (n) sports that involve bodies of water

Usage(s):

  1. Although Hollywood is almost as fond of culture as of aquatics, it has seldom worked up any real enthusiasm for the legitimate drama.
  2. While a few nonprofits that run aquatics camps use the boats for their activities, most simply resell them.
  3. Mark retreated from Mexico City like a wounded shark and enrolled that winter at Indiana University, the nation's most aquatics-minded learning institution.

News

  1. Family Swim Night brings cool water and fun to families

    The Foothills Aquatics Center is a mini-water park with a fast slide and a curvy slide, a lazy river, a water playground, diving pool, deep pool and concessions stand.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Glendale Star

  2. Raffle offering first use of Urbana pool features

    Swimming pool fans can enter a raffle to be part of a history-making event: being the first person to use various features at Urbana's new Crystal Lake Park aquatics center. URBANA — Swimming pool fans can enter a raffle to be part of a history-making event: being the first person to use various features at Urbana's new Crystal Lake Park aquatics center. A First Ride Down the Slide Raffle is ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Champaign News-Gazette

  3. Bogert Pool opens with a splash on Father's Day

    Bozeman Parks and Recreation Department aquatics officials told NBC Montana, Sunday was the first big day for swimming, as the Bogert Pool opened for the Summer.  We talked to parents who tell us they are happy the City decided to keep the pool open.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: KTVM Butte

Quotes

  1. "We are now very well set for the next crucial big build stage that has already begun in earnest with construction starting early on the Stadium and the Aquatics Center," Olympics minister Tessa Jowell said. "I am confident that with the...
    on Jul 21, 2008 By: Tessa Jowell Source: CNN

  2. ...said on Tuesday she was delighted with the plans while Richard Rogers, chief adviser to the Mayor of London on architecture and urbanism, said: "Zaha Hadid's aquatics centre is likely to be the jewel in the crown of the Olympic Park for...
    on Apr 8, 2008 By: Richard Rogers Source: Reuters

  3. "I normally don't like that. I normally don't allow that," said Coleman as he described the new things he's mixed into his training camp. "Just all kinds of different workouts. Getting in the pool, aquatics training. Hard cardio training with...
    on Jan 21, 2010 By: Mark Coleman Source: Yahoo! Sports (blog)

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