Kōrero: Swimming

Wave pool, 2005

Wave pool, 2005

A lifeguard keeps watch as children try out the new wave pool at Mt Maunganui's Baywave Aquatic Leisure Centre in December 2005. Wave pools use pressurised air, paddles or an 'accordion' mechanism to create waves. In some larger pools it is possible to surf as well as swim.

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New Zealand Herald
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Photograph by Alan Gibson

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

John McBeth, 'Swimming - Swimming for recreation and sport', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/40200/wave-pool-2005 (accessed 1 July 2022)

He kōrero nā John McBeth, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013, updated 27 Jan 2015