Continuous-flow pool

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Adam Walker in a continuous flow pool, branded as Endless Pool, at the Swim Expo in Manchester, England
Yuko Matsuzaki set a Guinness World Record in Seaside Lagoon in Redondo Beach, California on 4-5 October 2019 in a continuous flow pool

noun - A continuous-flow pool (or a counter-flow pool or a counter-current pool or a countercurrent pool) is a small, rectangular pool where people can swim and do aquatic therapy in place.

Endless Pools Video

with marathon swimmer and ocean swimmer Lexie Kelly of Newport Beach, California

with marathon swimmer and ocean swimmer Lexie Kelly of Newport Beach, California

Alex Meyer, Open Water Swimming Olympian

KAATSU Aqua Backyard Pool Swim

with KAATSU Aqua Bands on the arms


1. Simple to install
2. Easy to maintain
3. Economical to run
4. Perfect for year-round health, fitness, relaxation and family fun


  • Swimming provides cardiovascular and musculoskeletal benefits. Swim against the current in an Endless Pool in your home.
  • Water Exercise in an Endless Pool increases circulation, endurance, flexibility, balance and coordination, without wear and tear.
  • Aquatic Therapy provides an excellent rehabilitation environment with warm water combined with a swim current and underwater treadmill.
  • Triathlon Training enables multi-sport athletes to train effectively and improve their swimming ability.
  • Family Fun & Relaxation enables year-round shared quality time, spontaneous fun, celebration, and relaxation for the entire family.
  • Open Water Swimming is simulated much better in an Endless Pool than in a regular pool. By eliminating turns you get a truer open water experience.


  • Original Endless Pool is designed to fit just about anywhere, indoors or outside, and features a range of swim current options.
  • WaterWell is ideal for aquatic exercise and therapy that provides chest-deep water in a freestanding package that fits just about anywhere.
  • Swim Spa combines the luxury of an acrylic spa with the variable speed current of an Endless Pool - backyard living at its finest.

Guinness World Records for Continuous Swims in a Counter-current Pool

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