19 episodes

PoolTalk is a UK based podcast where we talk about Swimming Pools. We discuss a wide range of topics, from training, to pool plant rooms, equipment, construction, pool water chemistry, and much more. Hosted by Rebecca Witt, managing director of Bluepools LTD and Mike Shuff, managing director of PALM Academy, with guest speakers from across the industry.

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PoolTalk is a UK based podcast where we talk about Swimming Pools. We discuss a wide range of topics, from training, to pool plant rooms, equipment, construction, pool water chemistry, and much more. Hosted by Rebecca Witt, managing director of Bluepools LTD and Mike Shuff, managing director of PALM Academy, with guest speakers from across the industry.

    Lyn Philips from Sterling Hydrotech on Regenerative Filters

    Lyn Philips from Sterling Hydrotech on Regenerative Filters

    In today's episode Mike and I speak with Lyn Philips from Sterling Hydrotech about how Regenerative filters work and the impact they have had on the industry. Episodes of PoolTalk are available on Spotify, Google Podcasts and Apple Podcasts and they are released every Tuesday. If you want to contact us please find us on facebook @PoolTalk or send us an email at PoolTalkUK@outlook.com

    • 25 min
    Andrew Gaffey on Salt Generation

    Andrew Gaffey on Salt Generation

    Mike and I discuss the intricacies of Salt Generation with our guest Andrew Gaffey today. If you have any questions come find us on facebook @pooltalkuk or send us an email pooltalk@outlook.com

    • 30 min
    Ian Furmidge on Ventilation

    Ian Furmidge on Ventilation

    Today's episode is on Ventilation. Mike and I are delighted to talk with Ian Furmidge about how important it is to make sure the ventilation in a pool hall is finely tuned. We talk about how to save money on running costs and what Dantherm can do to help you. Episodes are released every tuesday. 

    • 34 min
    The Return of School Pools with Mandy Carey

    The Return of School Pools with Mandy Carey

    PoolTalk is back with Season 2! Kicking off with Mandy Carey, Mike and I discuss the return of swimming in schools across Buckinghamshire Council. There are lots of positives to take from this episode. If you want to contact us please find us on facebook @PoolTalk or send us an email to pooltalkuk@outlook.com. Episodes are released on Tuesdays. 

    • 26 min
    Training vs Qualifications with Mike Shuff

    Training vs Qualifications with Mike Shuff

    This is our 14th Episode of PoolTalk and we talk today about the difference between training and qualifications. This is our last episode in Season 1 and we are already booking in guests for Season 2 of the PoolTalk Podcast. If you want to contact us please send us an email to pooltalkuk@outlook.com or find us on facebook @PoolTalk. 

    • 18 min
    Dealing with Emergencies in Hydrotherapy Pools with Kelly Jagger

    Dealing with Emergencies in Hydrotherapy Pools with Kelly Jagger

    In today's episode Mike and I talk to Kelly Jagger, from Common Sense Training, about the importance of risk management in a Hydrotherapy pool. 

    • 26 min