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2017 Aquatic Directory AWARDS, RIBBONS & MEDALS Hasty Awards

Hasty Awards is a family-owned company that has 29 years of success in providing organizations and businesses their every award need. From ribbons, medals, trophies and plaques to crystal, glass, full color acrylics and promotional items, Hasty Awards provides unlimited opportunities for organizations to recognize and reward those who excel. Their creative designs, excellent products and competitive prices have positioned them to be a leader throughout the awards industry as well as being recognized for their high quality and excellent service. Their central location and timely deliveries ensure their products arrive within the time frame they are requested. Maxwell Medals & Awards

Since 1978, their experienced staff of knowledgeable sales associates, talented

graphic designers, and reliable production and administrative personnel have serviced customers throughout North America. Their personal approach to serving customers sets them apart from the competition because they are prepared to invest the necessary time to create the best award solution for your event. Maxwell customers frequently comment on how affordable and easy they make the process of ordering custom awards. They’ll guide you through the entire awards selection, design, and ordering process. Simply select an award and share your design idea and they will transform it into a custom award you will be proud to present and your recipients will cherish.

bibs displays, running bracelets, and running tees. They offer the highest quality of products on the market and strive to keep everything they offer as ‘green’ as possible, making sure that all of their display and medal holders are made from recycled MDF wood and non-chemical based varnishes. As owner-athletes, it’s important for them to do everything they can to keep the environment looking as best as possible. BACKSTROKE FLAGS Agon Sport

Competitor Swim

Swimming on the Wall

Swimming On The Wall Founders fell in love with sport and anything related. They knew that they wanted to start an online business for others who share in their love of the sport. Now they sell everything from medal holders for swimmers to race


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SBR Sports products are designed for lifestyles. All products are environment friendly, are not tested on animals, hypoallergenic and use top ingredients. The TRISWIMChlorine/Salt Water Removing Hair and Skin Care Line works to neutralize and remove the Chlorine, Bromine, Salt Water and chemical odor rebuilding and leaving the hair healthy, moisturized and happy! Other exceptional products for swimmers include TRISLIDE and SKIN SLICK Continuous Spray Skin Lubricants which eases entries into wetsuits & tech suits plus prevents chafing and blistering. FOGGIES is the only anti-fog towelette that defogs and cleans the lens at the same time! CUSTOM CAPS Agon Sport

EXTRACTORS (WATER) Suitmate® - Extractor Corporation

Extractor Corporation was founded in 1983 for the express purpose of developing an entirely new product, a swimsuit water extractor. Since that time, the SUITMATE® swimsuit water extractor has continued to become a standard and expected amenity in the aquatics industry and something that truly enhances every patron’s swimming pool and spa experience. As a family-owned company, Extractor Corporation has been carefully crafting each SUITMATE® unit in the USA with stainless steel and durable plastic to ensure quality and reliability. Today, over 30,000 SUITMATE® units are serving pool and spa facilities in over seventy countries. FINS, MONO FINS & SNORKELS Arena

Hasty Awards


DIVING BOARDS S.R. Smith x 2235

Spectrum Aquatics

John Mix and Olympic Gold Medal swimmer Pablo Morales founded FINIS in 1993 with a mission to simplify swimming for athletes, coaches, beginners and lifelong swimmers around the world. Today, FINIS

fulfills that mission through technical innovation, high quality products and a commitment to education. FINIS products are currently available in over 80 countries. With a focus on innovation and the fine details of swimming, FINIS will continue to develop products that help more people enjoy the water. Dolfin Swimwear


TYR Sport

Swimmers Best

SwimmersBest is leading the way for the future of swim training equipment. The company offers a broad range of solutions for improving stroke technique, kick technique, and breathing technique. They provide swimmers, coaches, and teams with the tools they need to balance technique training with conditioning training. By combining the best drills with the best tools, the SwimmersBest products give Fins, mono fins & snorkels continued on 42


BACKED BY ACCURACY. GEN7 technology exceeds current timing standards by offering you cutting edge technology with unrivaled precision and an all new software-driven experience; providing you with accurate results each and every time.




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swimmers instant tactile feedback so they can adjust their technique efficiently. The old way of having coaches constantly remind swimmers of their individual problems has proven to offer very little improvement in technique. GOGGLES & ANTI-FOG Arena

Dolfin Swimwear


SBR Sports Inc./Tri Swim

LANE LINES & REELS Competitor Swim

Competitor Swim was established with the introduction of the Non-Turb™ Racing Lane at the 1968 Summer Olympics. This lane set a standard in the industry, as the first flexible swim lane to effectively dissipate turbulent water while creating a wave control barrier. The Competitor Racing Lane eventually evolved into today’s Gold Medal Racing Lane™ whose patented technology was introduced at the 1992 Summer Olympic Games. Competitor’s Gold Medal Racing Lane™ has proudly been the choice of 10 of the past 13 Olympic Games, most recently at the 2016 Rio Games. Spectrum Aquatics


Thomas Sports Products

TYR Sport

HAIR PRODUCTS SBR Sports Inc./Tri Swim

Bringing more than 25 years of experience in the competitive swimming and sports equipment industry, President, Neal Thomas, will assure you his new Company, Thomas Sports Products, Ltd., will focus on producing high quality products at competitive pricing. They strive to bring

customers the best service in the industry. They are a growing company with plans to add products to their line on a regular basis so they invite you to check back often for updated information. LIFEGUARD EQUIPMENT Agon Sport

Spectrum Aquatics

PACE CLOCKS Colorado Time Systems

Competitor Swim

International Sports Timing (IST)


Dolfin Swimwear

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Strong & sleek fiberglass footboard with TrueTreadTM

start with VELOCITY

Track start wedge tucks away for relay starts

Designed for fast starts, the Velocity series is the next generation of starting blocks.

To find which Velocity will work for your facility visit:

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Swimmers Best

TYR Sport


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Fork Union Military Academy.....Fork Union, VA Boys Boarding, Grades 6-12 (434)842.4205 or (800)GO2.FUMA McDonogh School …….....…. Owings Mills, MD Co-ed Day & 5-day Boarding, Grades PK-12 (443) Mercersburg Academy..............Mercersburg, PA Co-ed Boarding & Day, Grades 9-12 (717)328.6173 Peddie School...........................Hightstown, NJ Co-ed Boarding & Day, Grades 9-12 (609) Saint Andrew’s School................Boca Raton, FL Co-ed Boarding & Day, Grades K-12 (561) Suffield Academy............................Suffield, CT Co-ed Boarding & Day, Grades 9-12 and PG (860)668.7315,,,,,

SCOREBOARDS Colorado Time Systems

International Sports Timing (IST)




Swimmers Best

STARTING BLOCKS Spectrum Aquatics

Spectrum Aquatics has been meeting and beating aquatics industry standards for more than 45 years. They manufacture a broad array of quality aquatic products used in the construction and operation of commercial swimming pools and spas. Their flagship products include starting platforms, the backstroke start device, pool lifts and accessibility equipment, ladders, standard and custom rails, steps, Starting blocks continued on 44



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NZ Manufacturing

diving platforms, lifeguard chairs, pool covers, and a broad array of aquatic accessories and parts. S.R. Smith

For more than 80 years, S.R. Smith has had a singular focus: make the pool experience better for both swimmers and owners. If it involves a pool, chances are they’ve “seen it” and if there’s a way to improve, they’ll find it. They were the first to manufacture diving boards on a commercial scale. They were first to focus on saltfriendly products. They have a full line of unique pool slides that complement backyard decor. Starting blocks are now designed with a track start wedge – a concept we improved by allowing the wedge to be tucked away when not in use. Their lane line storage reel with the largest capacity on the market saves deck space. Their comprehensive line of accessibility products helps ensure everyone can enjoy the benefits of being in the water. STRETCH CORDS Lane Gainer Sports

NZ Manufacturing, Inc., a leader in highquality resistance swim training, general sports training and physical rehabilitation tools, celebrates its thirty-second year providing innovative exercise products to coaches, athletes, physical therapists, chiropractors and patients. NZ Manufacturing was founded in 1985 with the development of Strech-Cordz®, an engineered line of high-quality swim training products. Originally designed by a small group of competitive swimmers, StrechCordz Dryland and In-Water tools help improve stroke, endurance and strength through resistance. Today, StrechCordz is recognized as the top swim training product line worldwide, used by swimmers ranging from novice to International Olympians. Vasa Trainer


Vasa Trainer

SWIM BELTS Lane Gainer Sports

NZ Manufacturing

SWIM BENCHES Lane Gainer Sports

LANE GAINER SPORTS has a lot of pull in the world of swimming. Swimmers have been pulling our brand swim belts and dryland tubing for 30+ years. We make the highest quality resistance and assistance tubing gear in the sport. Over the years we have added select new products to fill niche’ training needs. We have products to keep elbows high – like H.E.A.T tubing and drag low – like Kick Sticks™ - all with fast times in mind. This year we introduced a Swim Fun-nel™ Parachute, new versions of the HALO Swim Bench™ stroke templates, and a Lane Gainer Stretching Strap™ Vasa Trainer

Vasa’s premium quality, innovative products, coupled with outstanding customer service and their commitment

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“The Feedback Paddle is the first tool that consistently helps to correct one of the most common flaws in technique. I’m amazed at how well it reinforces good habits in just 2 strokes!” - Gregg Parini, NCAA Coach of the Year

“The Kickball is an ideal tool for anything related to stability in the swimming pool: from pulling to kicking or anything in between, the Kickball will help you get a better feel for the water.” - Bobby Bollier - 2015 Pan-Ams Medalist

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to customer education have been the basis for helping people improve athletic performance, coaching, fitness, and therapeutic health. As long-time athletes and coaches, their passion for pursuing their own fitness goals comes to life in the craftsmanship of every Vasa machine. They take a lot of pride in creating machines that we love to use themselves. SWIM PARACHUTES Swimmers Best

Lane Gainer Sports



Agon Sport LLC is in the athletic apparel, accessory, and equipment business. Currently, their customers include swimmers, water-polo players, lifeguards, divers, synchronized swimmers, and triathletes. In the future, they hope to expand the number of sports they serve. Agonswim. com creates value for athletes by creating high quality, custom-dyed athletic apparel, which is their distinctive competency. Their principal objective is to help sports teams build unity, spirit, and pride by providing them with custom team apparel, accessories, and equipment Arena

Arena makes and distributes swim wear, and swim apparel. Since their establishment in 1973, their vision has not changed. They strive to create the fastest and most durable products for both competitive and recreational swimmers. No matter how grand or small an individual’s goal is, Arena has the desire to help people achieve their goals in the pool. Their success can in large part be attributed to the extensive research and development they do on all of their products. Dolfin Swimwear

Dolfin has been one of the leading swimwear brands for more than 70 years. It is recognized for offering the best value in the industry with the highest standards of innovation and quality. Founded and operated in Pennsylvania, Dolfin continues to provide its customers with the best 46


quality swimwear at the most competitive prices in the industry. From product development and design to presentation and delivery, Dolfin is committed to customer satisfaction and to our goal of becoming America’s most popular brand of performance swimwear. TYR Sport

TYR is committed to cultivating a culture of greatness, both in and out of the water. Founded in 1985, TYR has become an industry leader in both competitive swimming and triathlon. TYR remains dedicat-

ed to building the industry’s most durable, uniquely designed swimsuits, cutting edge equipment and innovative caps and goggles. On a relentless path to push the limits of sportswear, TYR not only reimagines technology for enhanced competitive performance, but also embraces lifestyle markets to accommodate athletes and water enthusiasts at every level Speedo

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Train Smarter

• Automated data collection for teams • Live feedback in training • Long-term tracking and advanced insights

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around the water. The brand’s heritage of innovation derives from its leadership in competitive swimming, where more Olympic Gold Medals have been won in Speedo than any other brand. Building on its authentic base and using the pioneering technology created for the planet’s top swimmers, Speedo brings performance, comfort and style to all who enter the water, whether racing for a record finish, swimming laps for better health or making memories at the beach.

in the sports timing industry and chose aquatics because it required such precise measurement. In 1972, four HP engineers spun off from HP and founded CTS. From those very specific aquatic beginnings, an extensive and multi-faced sports timing and display company was born. Throughout the years, CTS has maintained a steadfast commitment to provide cutting edge scoring and display products for all venues.Colorado Time Systems (CTS) provides premier athletic facilities across the world with platinum quality timing, scoring and display systems.


Competitor Swim

The Aquacise! Coiled Swim Tether was designed for the aquatic low-impact exercise and aerobic fitness community. For the aggressive high-performance swimmers, we developed an extreme capability coiled swim tether, the “Aquacise! Competitor Model”. Over many years, Aquacise! Coiled Swim Tethers have been a preferred Swim-In-Place tool for thousands of Fitness and Competitive Swimmers. Aquacise Coiled Swim Tethers also serve quality of life applications for swimmers with special needs, rehabilitation, recuperation, arthritis and other issues. The Aquacise! Coiled Swim Tethers are convenient, high-quality tools for swimin-place exercise and training from the average aerobic and exercise swimmer to the record-challenging performance swimmers. T-SHIRTS Hasty Awards

Swimming on the Wall


TIMING SYSTEMS Colorado Time Systems

Colorado Time Systems (CTS) provides premier athletic facilities across the world with platinum quality timing, scoring and display systems. Colorado Time Systems’ concept was born in the Test & Measurement division of Hewlett-Packard (HP). HP wanted to explore opportunities 48


International Sports Timing (IST)

IST is a family-owned company that has been in business since 1992. They are swimmers, coaches, swim parents and swimming fans, as well as electrical and software engineers. Their aquatic sports products have been developed by engineers with input from coaches, swimmers and parents to provide the most intuitive, easy-to-use swim timing software out there. Their hardware products were designed using Their industrial engineering experience to stand up to the harsh environment of swimming pools and minimize maintenance for the busy coach. They are so rugged that they can offer a 5-year warranty on all of their hardware! They make training volunteers easy, and running meets simple. All of IST’s products are backed by the best warranty in the industry, ensuring reliable performance and long-term value. Our friendly, helpful customer support is second to none and is available 24/7/365.

TRAINING SOFTWARE Triton Wear 249.0104

At Triton Wear, we aim to give coaches and athletes the right tools and resources to make better decisions in their training. Sports are becoming more data-driven, and we’re championing this change by providing accurate metrics and analytics tools that have never before been seen in our industry. From our roots in competitive swimming to the sports industry at large, we’re committed to pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in technology. WATER POLO GOALS Spectrum Aquatics


WORKOUT SOFTWARE International Sports Timing (IST)


2017 Aquatic Directory Online  
2017 Aquatic Directory Online  

Swimming World’s annual print and online Aquatic Directory is published every July. This directory is considered the “yellow pages” of the...