Tags : Pool


Finland Stakes on Women-Only Swimming Pool Hours for the Sake

According to the Finnish Swimming Teaching and Lifesaving Federation, the long-term goal is to train immigrant-background instructors, who can teach courses in their own language. A number of Finnish swimming pools, public and private alike, have introduced ladies-only shifts or special courses geared towards immigrants in an attempt to encourage Muslim women to learn how […]Read More


Australian tourist found dead in Phuket resort pool

PHUKET: A 49-year-old Australian man was found dead in a resort pool in Nai Harn this morning (Sept 11). At this stage Chalong Police believe that his death may be related to medication he was taking for bipolar disorder. Lt Col Prasit Ra-ob of the Chalong Police was notified of the death of the Australian […]Read More


Police urge pool safety after toddler drowns at Phuket villa

PHUKET: Police are urging parents of infants and young children to keep their young ones in sight at all times after a horrific incident on Monday (April 23) resulted in a 9-month-old boy drowning at an expat family’s home in Cherng Talay. Police were notified of the incident at 10am on Monday by the parents, […]Read More


Chinese tourist drowns in Bangkok hotel pool

A 72-year-old Chinese tourist was found dead by drowning in the swimming pool of a hotel in Bangkok’s Bang Na district early on Wednesday morning, according to Pol Captain Paiboon Mala of the Bang Na precinct. The lifeless body of the female tourist, wearing a brown shirt and long black pants, was found floating face-down […]Read More


Chinese tourist, 67, in coma after being pulled unconscious from

PHUKET: A 67-year-old female Chinese tourist is in a coma at Vachira Phuket Hospital after being pulled unconscious from the swimming pool of a hotel in Mai Khao yesterday evening. At 7:17pm yesterday (Jan 24), Lt Col Sarit Butnongsang of the Tha Chatchai Police was informed of an incident where a Chinese woman had to […]Read More