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Polypus / Swimming equipment for children


Due to the drowning of children being a global problem, the necessity for economic and easy to use product that can teach children to swim is a topic that requires urgent attention. Polypus is a compact piece of swimming equipment inspired by the form of an octopus. The Polypus adopts different positions according to the type of exercise being done. It is designed especially for children aged 0-5 yrs with the principal objective being to teach children to swim in a fun a safe way whether in a group or whether the child is alone.


University of Malaga

University of Malaga
Málaga, Spain

Juan Antonio Herreros Sánchez,
University of Malaga

Javier Márquez Vázquez,
University of Malaga