Michael Phelps & Coach Bob Bowman partner with Aqua Sphere, subsidiary of Aqua Lung (Air Liquide group)

August 7, 2014

Aqua Sphere, swimming equipment manufacturer, has just announced the formation of a long term strategic partnership with the world’s most decorated swimmer Michael Phelps, and Hall of Fame Coach, Bob Bowman, to develop a global swim brand.

This partnership will result in the development of innovative products that are accessible to a broader range of swimmers and non-swimmers across the full swimming lifecycle. The line will include a diverse collection of swim products and accessories designed for every level of swimmer with a focus on comfort and performance.

Aqua Sphere will utilize its design, development and manufacturing expertise and leverage the company’s international distribution channels and retail partnerships with parent company, Aqua Lung, for a global footprint in more than 90 countries.

The partnership will also strive to help address the global need for water-safety and learn-to-swim initiatives.

Aqua Sphere is the premier swimming equipment manufacturer for fitness and recreational swimming, aquatic exercise and triathlons with a global footprint in more than 90 countries. Aqua Sphere is part of Aqua Lung which is the leading global designer and manufacturer of dive gear and aquatic equipment. Aqua Lung is a subsidiary of the Air Liquide group, world leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health, present in 80 countries with more than 50,000 employees.