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Discussion: No belt

in: loobey; loobey > 2016-03-14

Mar 15, 2016 12:21 PM # 
Haha, it just raises the intensity 5x!! So tough!

It seems like most pools in NZ have belts available. It was only in Aus that I realised maybe that wasn't normal everywhere.
Mar 15, 2016 9:12 PM # 
Yeah I tried to do it without a belt but just ended up drowning after about 10 seconds. Also its outrageous isn't it!! No belts, not even flutterboards.
Mar 16, 2016 6:45 AM # 
Whats a flutter board? Yeh I have never been to a pool that supplies the belts. Thats pretty awesome that they do that
Mar 16, 2016 2:29 PM # 
A flutterboard is like those rectangle foam things you hold with your hands and kick behind. Maybe you call them kickboards?
Mar 16, 2016 4:13 PM # 
Ah what pool was this??? You are welcome to borrow ours of you so wish/I will join you haha. (Also are you talking about a float?:p) xxx
Mar 16, 2016 5:15 PM # 
I went to Commonwealth cos I don't think I'm allowed in the uni pool. Definitely will borrow yours at some point if that's okay. And maybe...We call them flutterboards in NZ. At least I do anyway...
Mar 16, 2016 6:25 PM # 
yeh kickboard. I never realised there were so many names for them! We have kickboards at pools in Australia although I always thought that they were just for the squad training and that they'd get angry if I used one.
Mar 16, 2016 9:22 PM # 
Yeah kickboards were available in aus. But not aquajogging belts. Obviously we juat have more OAPs that need them for aqua aerobics in nz!

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