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HOT TUB, SWIM SPA & WELLNESS NEWS

Professional Cyclists Put Hot Tubs To The Test A trio of professional Spanish cyclists were recently interviewed by Europe’s largest hot tub distributor Superior Wellness, and each praised the use of hot tubs after exercise. Ultra-cycling champion Ziortza Villa, semi-professional cyclist Adrian Garcia and ex professional cyclist Alvaro Robredo visited the Reyman Electrobombas showroom in Gordexola, Spain to put hot tubs to the test. The session was led by Ziortza who is a physiotherapist by profession. She understands that muscle recovery and optimal muscle maintenance is vital to get riders back on the bike to compete. The balance between body and mind is fundamental for wellbeing and hydrotherapy provides this – so combining cycling and hot tubs makes perfect sense. The three cyclists took a dip in a Platinum Spas Arizona which has 43 jets and provides massage options for the entire body. Ziortza talked about the benefits of a hydrotherapy massage and she said: “The key parts of the body to work on are the feet and legs as they are exposed to muscular overload. The hot tub really helps to relieve and strengthen the muscle tone

and will also prevent overloads and injuries.” Adrian added: “Massage is not only necessary for competition but also essential if you want to perform on a daily basis and avoid injuries. Being in the warm water was the perfect muscle recovery therapy. I felt recharged and renewed.” After seven seasons in professional cycling Alvaro knows the importance of recovery and how massage can aid this. “When you first start in sport you don’t realise the benefits that hydrotherapy can bring. You then realise you should have started much earlier. There are differences with the manual massage, there is physical friction because it squeezes you and you suffer a little bit and I think that with water you get a more relaxing point.” Superior Wellness 01246 559071 www.superiorwellness.co.uk

Darlly Europe Appoint New Operations Director Filter Specialist Darlly Europe is delighted to announce that they have expanded their Board of Directors with the appointment of Dominic Mosely as Operations Director at the Shropshire-based firm. Dominic joins the business from Villeroy & Boch, where he spent nearly six years as UK & Scandinavian Sales Manager. During his tenure, Dominic expanded the retailer network and increased Villeroy & Boch UK sales by over 300%. Dominic’s appointment comes hot on the heels of the company moving into a new UK head office and the setting up of a Netherlands-based storage and distribution centre for their premium filters. Commenting on the appointment, Darlly’s Gil Gingell said: “Dominic brings a wealth of industry experience to his new role and will be providing strategic leadership in the planning and implementation of quality based operations. “Dominic will consolidate and build on our strong track record of partnership developments with our customers and will support new collaborative initiatives. “Having experienced and talented leaders within our business is essential for us to maintain our proven track record in the industry LEFT TO and grow our business. RIGHT: Darlly Directors “Dominic’s Gil Gingell, appointment within our Dominic Mosely and European management Phil Mosely team is key to our corporate expansion and will support the direction of our business strategy and development plans. “We are delighted to welcome him to the company and to joining the board.” Darlly Europe Ltd 01952 580500 www.darllyeurope.com

All-New CCW25™ Ushers In A New Era Of Spa Treatment Clear Comfort have announced the allnew CCW25 AOP treatment system – the company’s first system that’s universally designed for portable and swim spas. As a leader in AOP technology, the all-new CCW25 delivers the easiest path to quality water that protects both the health of spa owners and their spas. Limited preorders are now available and being manufactured in the company’s newly expanded US-based Colorado manufacturing facility. Designed to meet spa owner’s demands for wellness, ease of use and affordability, the product introduces a new industry standard for spa water care.

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With powerful full-flow treatment that’s noncorrosive, the CCW25 protects and extends the life of spas. “We built the CCW25 with a customer-first design that fits today’s spa owner’s demands for healthy lifestyles and simplicity,” said Steve Berens, CEO of Clear Comfort. “With powerful full-flow treatment and low-touch water care, previously unseen in the spa industry, our new product elevates the spa experience to new heights of ease, wellness and convenience.” The CCW25 provides spa water that looks as good as it feels with freedom from toxic chemical handling after every use. Additionally,

the new system introduces the industry’s fastest system maintenance method with a sustainable cartridge replacement that takes less than one minute each year. The product’s intuitive integration and reduced need to troubleshoot can help spa dealers efficiently serve a wider range of customers in less time. The CCW25’s spa-specific, compact design provides the convenience and ultimate flexibility needed for a wide variety of mounting configurations. Built for factory integration or aftermarket addition, it accommodates full-flow water treatment for all types of portable spas, swim spas, plunge pools and more. Clear Comfort +1 303 872 4477 www.clearcomfort.com

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