A local man’s swimming skills, training, and determination have paid off. Darren Miller of Murrysville completed what’s known as “Oceans Seven” on Thursday.
Six of the Citiparks pools will stay open through Labor Day (Sept. 2) this year.
The reason for the maintenance is to check and re-focus the new fancy lighting – and to get rid of algae that bloomed in the exceptionally hot weather we had.
With autumn around the corner many people are desperately clutching to the remaining days of summer. Take some time to indulge in these five summer activities to ease the seasonal transition.
Swimming programs have resumed at 12 YMCA day camps in the Pittsburgh area.
Monday was hot and humid and that won’t change much in the near future.
Everyone knows how beneficial it is to get a certain amount of exercise per day but occasionally we need a bit of advice to make the right choice.
Luckily, there are a number of freshwater alternatives close to home. Blow up your beach ball, bring the sunscreen and pack the beach blankets, here are the best public beaches and reservoirs to spend a summer day in Pittsburgh.
Nearly 50 firefighters and divers tried desperately to save a young man who slipped below the surface of the Slippery Rock Creek in Lawrence County Wednesday night.
With the Memorial Day weekend upon us, many of the area’s favorite summertime attractions are getting ready to open for another season, and that includes SoakZone at Idlewild Park.
Dormont native Daren Miller’s goal is to help others swim ocean channels.
Families have a great opportunity to engage in swimming activities and lessons as there are many outside public pools and a system of county parks. There are private swim clubs for advanced and beginner levels, too. Many of the swimming lessons are on a pool pass, day pass or discounted days that include water aerobics and the best deal is a free-learn-to-swim category. As the children advance in their training; it may lead to becoming a member of a swim club, but the onus is just a fun, learning experience.
For many women spring is both a happy and dreaded time of the year. It’s time to refresh your home and wardrobe, but it is also time to choose a new swimsuit. With the help of ModCloth’s ModStylist Chelsey you can use these simple tips to find the perfect suit for you.
Yoga instructor Erin Bosniak shares tips on how to keep kids happy, healthy, and full of energy through those challenging winter months and the rest of the year.
Students at Pittsburgh Obama School were recently surprised with a visit from Olympic medalist swimmer, Cullen Jones.