Water Exercise Coach Blog

20 New Ways to Jog in the Pool

A well-designed water workout includes three simple ingredients: warm-up, conditioning and warm-down. The warm-up and warm-down should always sandwich the work phase, preparing the body to work in the water and then get ready to return to land. The work phase is where you focus on desired outcome such as managing arthritis pain, improving... read more
Squat Perfection

Squat Perfection

Squat Perfection – Step 1: Learn the Move Practice makes perfect. We all know that, but how many of us commit to doing the same exercise day in and day out for a month? I can’t tell you how proud I am of everyone who joined my challenge. In week 1 of the WECOACH... read more
3D Squat Challenge

3D Squat Challenge

3D Squat Challenge This is your official invitation to the WECOACH February Squat Challenge. Change does not happen overnight. We all know Olympic athletes don’t start at the top of their game. They start like the rest of us, holding onto a chair while learning to skate, falling and getting back up, practicing just... read more
Interval Pool Workouts: Tabata and more

Interval Pool Workouts: Tabata and more

Interval Pool Workouts: Tabata, Little Method, Turbulence Training and Fartlek   Various forms of interval workouts have saturated the fitness market.  On land, this type of training is reserved for advanced exercisers. In water, this type of training is realistic and attainable for everyone. Along with my colleague Lori Sherlock, an ironman athlete and... read more
Exercises for Osteoarthritis

Exercises for Osteoarthritis

When you have daily knee pain, it can make doing everything from walking to bending a chore. Read on for exercises that offer knee pain relief. Did you know that water exercise is an effective treatment for the management of knee osteoarthritis and recommended by the Osteoarthritis Research Society International and by the American... read more