Crystal Lagoons to promote healthy living in 201720 March, 2017 / News
Crystal Lagoons are providing the perfect remedy for homeowners with a passion for fitness in the Middle East and Egypt with the ultimate aquatic workout. Crystal Lagoons, the owner of unique sustainable technology, enables the low-cost construction and maintenance of large bodies of crystal clear water in an idyllic beach setting, while providing the perfect backdrop for a healthy living lifestyle.
The international water innovation company and developer of the world’s top amenity is transforming various sites across the region to provide the perfect environment for kayaking, swimming, laser sailing and the ultimate on-trend calorie torcher, paddle boarding – the ideal tonic for those looking to kick-start a healthy 2017.
Carlos Salas, Regional Director, Middle East, Crystal Lagoons said: “A Crystal Lagoon has always provided a top-class leisure facility however residents are now also recognising the many health benefits they offer deciding to swap a sedentary lifestyle for a water-based experience with an exciting selection of sporting activities. This in turn is having a positive economic impact on property ownership, as not only is occupancy maintained, word of mouth endorsements are promoting sales.”
According to the American Council on Exercise, stand up paddle boarding, the full-body workout enjoyed by celebrities such as Jennifer Aniston, Cindy Crawford and Lewis Hamilton, can burn as many as 430 calories per hour. When kayaking, a 60kg person burns about 283 calories per hour, a 90kg person burns a whopping 454 calories.
Laser sailing, using an Olympic class sailboat, can be enjoyed in Crystal Lagoons around the world, and in moderate conditions, burns 204 calories per hour.
A Crystal Lagoon offers a safe environment thanks to the calm waters, easy beach access, shallow areas for beginners while also offering a more challenging swim for those looking for a serious workout.
Crystal Lagoons is an international innovation company, founded by scientist Fernando Fischmann, which has developed a patent-protected technology that allows the construction and maintenance of unlimited-size crystal clear lagoons at very low costs.