Waterbird

This is the coolest thing, ever! Chicka-chicka-bing-a-boom….

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  • saveliberty

    :) Now, that’s a better alternative to my Blobby Walk on the treadmill.

  • Daybrother

    I saw a show on the TV just the other day that featured this twin wing design. US Special Forces (Seals) are testing a small underwater version that seems to require something like one third the energy of swim fins. It straps on below the knees and the swimmer uses (what looked like) a dolphin kick to move the apparatus. A three-way race against submerged swimmers with this design vs flippers vs barefoot had this design far far ahead and arriving much less tired.

  • F

    So, Anchoress, you getting one?

  • Steve Colby

    My buddy Peter tried one of those – but he sank ;-)

  • http://www.zazzle.com/shanasfo shanasfo

    Now THAT is clever!

  • Joan Moore

    It looks like fun. It seems to be on a calm lake. I wonder what it would be like on the sea, with waves…..

  • Joe

    Is there some story about that thing? It is amazing. I want one.

  • http://lowlytuber.blogspot.com tim maguire

    It also looks like a great full body workout. I suspect you have to very fit to go more than 10 yards on it.

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  • suzyq

    It would be such fun to see commuters who live near rivers, like in Pittsburgh, taking these to work every day. Picture rush hour.

  • Fuquay Steve

    I looked for it on your wishlist but alas…..

  • newton

    ?!?!?

  • http://gomestic.com/do-it-yourself/compression-fittings/ Eric Pinola

    It seems like you could attach something to do the work for you….?

    Does anyone have a link to the “Navy Seal” contraption mentioned above?

    Great article.

    Eric Pinola


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