Value & promotion of underwater sport
Underwater sport is a kind of new aerobic fitness sport. Moreover, underwater sport is also an exercise benefiting the physical & mental health under the water. It has virtues of strengthening figure, rehabilitation, promoting communication among the people, nurturing your souls, leisure & relaxing etc. It has high & important sports value.
At present, underwater sports are very popular in Japan, Europe & USA etc countries. In China, it starts development, with flourishing tendency. It will absolutely become a hot-point of mass sports & modern fitness. Underwater sport is based on aerobic exercise and metabolism. Its unique feature lies in combination of water and land, which owns the unique fitness value that other sport items lack of or are inferior to. Long-term systematic & scientific underwater sports can effectively improve all system functions of the body, develop comprehensive quality of the body, play an optimal role in strengthening figure & rehabilitation for all kinds of people groups, in addition, they are also effective to feminine weight-loss & shaping, fitness and skin softening.
Profitable way of underwater sports
Through equipping with pools, adding swimming etc fitness items, or upgrading the existing pool facilities, and holding various underwater fitness classes aiming at different member groups, underwater sports have become an outstanding spot of more and more gymnasiums & sport clubs, also become a guarantee to ensure its competitive advantage and continuous profits. Owning a good natatorium provides the key guarantee for increasing long-term benefits, enhancing the viscosity of members, enhancing the core competitive power in keen competition of gymnasiums. Less drug consumption, energy saving, anti-drowning, easy maintenance & operation of engine room bring lasting profits to the investors/owners of gymnasiums / sports halls.
Underwater sports field development
With the development of the sports, AEA ( American Underwater Fitness Alliance) has made statistics that the professional underwater fitness persons in USA has reached around 6 million population that regularly engage in underwater fitness. In the past year, the population has increased 7%. In USA, the underwater pools are very popular in gym, hotels. Many pregnant women took part in fitness courses in order to relieve the adverse symptoms during gestational period or smoothly give birth. Many hospitals also equip with swimming pools, the patients could actively have recovery treatment under the water. And the hospitals also equip with professional Spa therapists who have examination for the patients, and write the prescription on sports. Besides of exercises directions, the experts also prescribe for the patients with physical therapy. In Australia, the group which engages in underwater exercises includes elder retired people & males (occupying 40%), especially elder people who are fond of this sport. They regard underwater fitness as a medical method, which has good effect on cardiovascular diseases & diabetes mellitus.