Introducing the EZ-Tensioner

Introducing the EZ-Tensioner: Fast. Easy. No Wrench. from Competitor Swim

Designed with ease of use in mind, the EZ-Tensioner is the newest product available through Competitor Swim.  Our EZ-Tensioner is exclusive to the Competitor Swim line. User-friendly and uncomplicated, the EZ-Tensioner represents a cutting-edge response to the challenges associated with conventional tensioners.  Competitor racing lanes attach to the pool wall using a stainless-steel spring at […]

Swimming Workouts: How to Build Endurance and Speed in the Pool

swimming workouts to try in a competition pool

Whether you’re a competitive swimmer looking to improve your performance or a fitness enthusiast aiming to boost endurance and speed, a swimming workout might be the key. Swimming is an incredible full-body workout that builds strength and enhances cardiovascular fitness. With the right competitive swimming workouts and training techniques, you can make significant strides in […]

Gearing Up for NCAA Season

An image showing the Competitor Swim logo next to the NCAA Swim logo.

We have passed the mid-point of summer. Soon, we will see back-to-school ads as the days get shorter. As the sun begins to set on summer swimming, we know that can only mean one thing in the swimming world- The NCAA swim season is just around the corner. We know that pools nationwide are gearing […]

Behind the Scenes: The Engineering and Design of State-of-the-Art Swimming Pool Lane Lines

Swimming pool lane lines

In the world of competitive swimming, where every second counts, and the difference between victory and defeat can often be measured in mere fractions of a second. To achieve peak performance, swimmers and coaches alike understand the critical role of swimming pool lane lines in creating an optimal environment for training and competition. These unassuming […]

Mental Health Benefits of Swimming: How Swimming Can Help Reduce Stress and Anxiety

Benefits of swimming

Mental health is a critical component of our overall well-being, and finding ways to promote and maintain good mental health is essential. While many activities can help with stress relief and anxiety reduction, swimming is a particularly effective exercise that can benefit both physical and mental health. Swimming provides a low-impact workout that can be […]

Gearing Up for Summer Nationals and Worlds

As summer approaches, competitive swimmers are gearing up for some of the biggest events of the year: summer nationals and worlds. For many athletes, these meets represent the culmination of years of hard work and training, which makes the fact that Competitor® is the official lane line for the USA Swimming events that makes the […]

Installing and Maintaining Swimming Pool Lane Lines: Tips and Best Practices

must-have swimming pool supplies

As a pool owner, you know that specific standards regulate competitive swimming pools. All competitive pools must meet certain regulations and standards to ensure they’re suitable for competitive swimming. If you’re considering improvements to your pool to make it more desirable for competitions, you might want to start with your swimming pool lane lines.  The […]

How to Drop Time in Swimming

How to improve swimming speed with a stop watch

It’s the same question every swimmer asks, “how do I swim faster?” When swimmers want to know how to drop time in swimming, their approach is often to slowly increase the number of lengths they are doing each week. This tactic is beneficial for improving endurance, but it most likely won’t help swimmers drop time.  […]

2023 NCAA Championships 

2023 NCAA Championship

Competitor® is pleased to once again be the official lane line for all NCAA Swimming Championships in Divisions I, II, and III taking place this month. “We are proud to provide the best lane lines in the market for all levels of the NCAA Championships. It is a big commitment, but one that means so […]

Introducing Tara Tufford

Tara Tufford, Director of Customer Service

Beginning her career with Competitor as a lane builder, Tara Tufford is more than prepared to tackle her new role as the Director of Customer Service. She is confident that she “knows a lot of fun details about the lane lines,” and credits her years training in all different areas of the warehouse and in […]