With a mission to inspire people to swim,Speedo, the world’s leading swimwear brandhas joined forces with global fitness trend, AquaPhysical to provide fitness enthusiasts with a new and exciting way to stay Speedo Fit. At the event, they also announced the launch of Speedo’s H2O Active collection, a versatile eco-friendly new work out collection for women to wear in and out of the water.
After their very successful classes in Mumbai, Pune, Delhi and Bangalore, AquaPhysicalalong with Speedo India launched their Floatfit® class in Chennai at Hilton Hotel & Resorts with Aquaphysical Founder and Trainer; Leila Francis and Tom Wheelan.
Since the interest in water fitness in the country is on the rise, Speedo India has rolled out very interesting, revolutionary aquatic fitness programs. Breaking up the monotony of continuous lap swimming,last summer, they launched their new vertical fitness training program Speedo AquaFit with popular CrossFit L1 coach and Aqua Aerobics instructor, Pooja Arora. This year, in collaboration with AquaPhysical, Speedo is all set to bring an innovative way of burning those calories with Floatfit®!
AquaPhysical’s popular Floatfit® Class is a low-impact, cross-training workout on water taken on the world’s first fitness float; the aquabase®. The full body workout perfectly demonstrates the full potential of the H2O Active collection, with classes incorporating a mix of both water and land based exercises using the aquabase® board.
Murali De Singh, Business Head at Speedo India said, “Water workouts no longer just mean lane swimming; with the help of training aids and HIIT exercises, fitness enthusiasts can achieve more in the water than ever before. At Speedo, we’re always looking for new, exciting water workouts which will not only provide a challenging all body workout but which can also be great fun. The Floatfit® classes by AquaPhysical are a low impact, exciting and fun way of exercising in water. It provides a complete body workout incorporating strength, stretch core, balance, alignment, bodyweight and barefoot training all at once. We’re sure we’ll see a great response across the country to this new exercise format and hope to then take these classes to more cities across India!”
“Taking the fitness world by storm, AquaPhysical has created a unique, effective and challenging way to exercise using the movement of water. We have invented the revolutionary aquabase®, the first ever floating exercise mat – now selling to clubs and individuals worldwide. It adds a new, effective dimension to an everyday workout and often participants don’t realise it’s actually an exercise class until they wake up the following morning!The Floatfit® classes are also great fun!” said, Leila Francis-Coleman, creator of AquaPhysical.
Made with the modern fitness enthusiast in mind, H2O Active is designed for those who want more from their workouts. Fashionable and functional, the new H2O Active S118 collection comes in confident and bold colours of black, blue and orange teamed with energetic prints inspired by water. The new collection includes crop tops, capris, shorts, briefs and swimsuits, allowing it to be mix-and-matched to reflect personal style and use.
Designed with comfort, durability and style in mind, H2O Active is made from an innovative and sustainable fabric that lasts twice as long as standard swimwear. POWERFLEX ECO, which is created from 78% ECONYL® yarn. ECONYL is an innovative regenerated fibre which turns waste from fishing nets, manufacturing by-products and even carpet into first grade nylon fabric – creating a functional fabric that’s also kind to the environment.
Speedo H2O Active will be available across all Speedo stores across India – Mumbai, Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida, Pune, Bangalore, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Chandigarh and Goa from March, 2018.
To find out more, visit www.speedo.com
The world’s leading swimwear brand, Speedo is passionate about life in and around the water, creating revolutionary new technologies, designs and innovations and supporting swimming from grass-roots through to elite level. In the 1920s Speedo made history with the Racerback: the world’s first non-wool suit. In 2008 Speedo redefined swimwear again with Fastskin LZR RACER – the fastest and most technologically advanced swimsuit ever created. 2011 saw Speedo unveil another world first with the Fastskin Racing System – a cap, goggle and suit designed to work together as one. In 2015, Speedo launched the Fastskin LZR Racer X, the first suit engineered to help swimmers feel their fastest. Its development was made possible through analyses of the physical and psychological aspects of competitive swimming with over 330 elite swimmers. Speedo is owned by Speedo Holdings B.V and distributed in over 170 countries around the world; to find out more visit: www.speedo.com. SPEEDO, the ARROW device, FASTSKIN, AQUALAB, RACING SYSTEM, BIOFUSE, SPEEDO ENDURANCE, SCULPTURE and LZR RACER are registered trademarks of Speedo Holdings B.V. The LZR RACER suit has worldwide design rights and patents. The FASTSKIN3 cap, goggle and suit has worldwide design rights and patents pending
Inventors of the aquabase® based in the south of England, aquaphysical is known internationally. Using water to transform fitness it designed and created the revolutionary aquabase® in 2014. After in depth discussions and extensive product trials with experienced fitness professionals, including yoga and pilates instructors, personal trainers and physiotherapists. The world’s first floating exercise mat was available to buy in early 2015. To complement the aquabase®, aquaphysical launched the effective floatfit® exercise programmes – designed to improve strength and flexibility – that are taking place from as far apart as Holland and New Zealand. New, low impact, and exciting. Often participants don’t realise it’s actually exercise until they wake up the following morning! To find out more visit aquaphysical.com .aquaphysical, aquabase® and floatfit® are registered trademarks of Aqua Physical Ltd.