Category Archives: Play

Spring into New Products | 2017

See all the fun pool toys and floats available at stores this season!

Zoom-A-Ray pool toyZoom-A-Ray 

The Zoom-A-Ray dive toy from SwimWays is a kid-powered underwater glider with amazing hydrodynamic action! Simply submerge Zoom-A-Ray under water and let it fly. The unique design allows the pool toy to glide swiftly through the water and shoot to the surface all on its own. Kids will have hours of fun with this totally cool swimming pool toy! Ages: 5+

Buy it at Target!

Noodle Lynx

Noodle LYNX pool toy

SwimWays Noodle LYNX pool toys allow your kids to make totally cool creations out of regular-sized pool noodles! Simply snap the pool noodle into the LYNX to connect noodles together. Twist LYNX together to create a two-ended connector or separate for a single connector that can also be used to create eyes, dots, or other details.

Watch our Facebook Live! video tutorial: http://bit.ly/2nSYdh5

    • Kids can re-use their LYNX over and over to design anything their imaginations can inspire – animals, forts, and so much more!
    • These builder toys are fun for everyday play and for kids parties too.
    • Take them to the swimming pool, backyard, or use inside on a rainy day.
    • Use them in a class project for school. The possibilities are endless!
    • This set of 6 LYNX (available at Target) is great for beginners and smaller creations. Also available in a 12-pack (available at Amazon).
    • Ages: 5+

Toypedo Hydro Core

Toypedo Hydro Core pool toy

The SwimWays Toypedo Hydro Core is a torpedo-shaped dive toy with amazing hydrodynamic action! This pool toy glides underwater up to 30 feet. The see-through core allows water to flow through the center of the toy creating a cool underwater stream, and the bright translucent colors are easy to see in the water. Fun for swim practice too – kids can develop their underwater swimming skills while having fun!

  • Glides underwater up to 30 feet.
  • To create a bubble stream, cover exhaust hole to trap air inside, submerge underwater and throw!
  • Fun for everyday play and for swim practice too.
  • Ages: 5+

Buy it at Target!

Go Fish Dive Game

Go Fish Dive Game pool toy

The Go Fish Dive Game from SwimWays is a set of waterproof game cards that allow kids to play Go Fish and Match games underwater! Can also be used poolside – no more soggy cards! This fun swimming pool game for kids challenges their memory and recall skills through engaging, active play.

    • The bright colors and cool character graphics are easy to see under water.
    • Great for use during swim training practice to help encourage kids.
    • A great choice for pool party games. (Tip: Purchase a set for every 3 players.)
    • Each pack includes 9 cards (4 pairs and 1 wildcard).

Buy it at Target!

Pick Me Up Pelican

Pick Me Up Pelican pool toy

Preschoolers can catch, count and learn their colors with the SwimWays Pick Me Up Pelican pool toy. This hungry pelican has one thing on his mind and on the menu – tasty sea creatures! Children squeeze the trigger to open the bird’s beak, then scoop up all the little fishies as fast as they can while they float by on the water’s surface.

    • Squeeze the trigger on the Pelican to open the beak and scoop up the fish!
    • Sea creatures are multi-colored and numbered 1-4 for recognition games.
    • A great swimming pool toy for entertaining preschoolers in the kiddie pool.

Buy it at Walmart!

Swim Trainer PFD Life Jacket 

Swim Trainer PFD Life Jacket

The SwimWays Swim Trainer PFD Life Jacket is a U.S. Coast Guard-approved personal flotation device for kids. It’s a life jacket and swim vest in one! Features include:

  • Permanent flotation in the arms and chest provides greater mobility.
  • The out-of-reach adjustable back buckle is convenient for parents and more secure for kids.
  • Soft fabric cover with colors and styles kids love.
  • Child Size: Fits most children weighing 30-50 lb (14-23 kg).

Buy it at Toys “R” Us! (Available in Pink, Blue, and Green.)

DreamWorks Trolls Kickboard

DreamWorks Trolls Kickboard pool toy

Your little trolls will love to swim with Poppy, Guy Diamond and more of their favorite characters on the DreamWorks Trolls Kickboard from SwimWays! These full-size kids kick boards are made of sturdy, buoyant foam and feature vivid, high-intensity graphics on the entire top surface of the board. Great for everyday fun at the pool and for encouraging new swimmers during swim training practice.

Dimensions: 17.25 in x 11 in x 1.5 in. Ages: 5+

Buy it at Target and Toy “R” Us.

DreamWorks Trolls Hug Time Dive Bracelets

DreamWorks Trolls Hug Time Dive Bracelets pool toy

DreamWorks Trolls Hug Time Dive Bracelets from SwimWays are pool toys that light up under water!

The lights are water-activated, adding a fun element for kids as they swim and play. The adorable design of these officially licensed DreamWorks Trolls toys makes them fun to wear out of the water too – collect all the styles and trade them with friends!
Includes non-replaceable button cell batteries. Sold individually. Ages: 5+

Buy it at Target!

DreamWorks Trolls Dive Characters

DreamWorks Trolls Dive Characters pool toy

Your little dolls will love to swim with DreamWorks Trolls Dive Characters from SwimWays!

These fun dive toys are great for everyday play and for swim training practice too – kids will have so much fun diving for the characters they won’t even know they are practicing their swimming skills. This 3-pack of soft and flexible pool toys includes one each of Poppy, Guy Diamond, and Branch. Ages: 5+

Buy it at Target!

DreamWorks Trolls Goggles

DreamWorks Trolls Swim Goggles

Swim like Poppy and Guy Diamond in DreamWorks Trolls Swim Goggles from SwimWays! Features include:

  • Push-button adjustable head strap for a comfortable fit
  • Soft water-tight seal
  • Latex-free construction
  • Ages: 3+

Buy it at Target and Toys “R” Us!

 

Marvel Comic Book Float

Marvel Comic Book Pool Float

Bring your love of comic books to the pool with Marvel Comic Book Floats from SwimWays! These officially licensed oversized inflatable pool floats features colorful and bold retro graphics from classic Marvel Comics Group covers:

    • The Amazing Spider-Man #186, “Chaos Is… The Chameleon!”
    • The Invincible Iron Man #126, “The Hammer Strikes!”
    • Captain America #193, “Screamer in the Brain”

Available this summer at Amazon!

Marvel Oversized Inflatable Shield Pool Floats

Marvel Oversized Inflatable Shield Pool Floats
Marvel Oversized Inflatable Shield Floats from SwimWays are pool floats featuring bold Spider-Man or Captain America graphics! This fun pool floaty is 55 inches wide and 6.5 inches thick, a great size for kids of all ages. Perfect for pool parties, Spider-Man and Captain America fans, and for real-life superheroes who occasionally need a break from saving the world.

    • Measures 55 inches across and 6.5 inches thick.
    • Heavy-duty PVC construction with quick-release valve for easier inflation/deflation.
    • A great gift for Spider-Man and Captain America fans and collectors too
    • Ages: 5+

Available this summer at Amazon!

Marvel Water Whirl Squirter

Marvel Water Whirl Squirter pool toy

Wage a fun water battle in the pool between superheroes with the Marvel Water Whirl Squirter pool toy from SwimWays! Simply draw water directly from the pool into the handle of the toy through the one-way valve at the bottom, then squeeze the handle to release the water.

    • Shoots water up to 10 feet!
    • Spider-Man squirts water like a web from the wrists.
    • Iron Man squirts water out of the Arc Reactor in his chest.
    • Draws water directly from the pool so wattle battles go uninterrupted.
    • Fun for everyday play, pool parties, and for Marvel collectors, too! Ages: 3+

Buy it at Toys “R” Us!

Star Wars Death Star XXL Light-Up Beach Ball

Star Wars Death Star XXL Light-Up Beach Ball pool toy

It’s back… and bigger than ever! The Star Wars XXL Light-Up Beach Ball is a monster-sized inflatable pool toy that looks like the infamous Death Star space station from the Star Wars movies. Just like our original size Death Star Light-Up Beach Ball, this giant toy ball has impact-activated lights inside, showing off the cool detailing, especially at night.

Buy it at Target!

 

Star Wars BB-8 Inflatable

Star Wars BB-8 Inflatable pool toy

Bring BB-8 to life with the life-sized Star Wars BB-8 Inflatable pool toy from SwimWays! This officially licensed Star Wars pool floaty features cool character graphics and is water-weighted, allowing BB-8 to stand up on the water. Kids will love to watch their favorite astro droid playfully bop across the surface of the pool. Fun for everyday play and Star Wars pool parties too!

    • Durable PVC inflatable is water-weighted to keep BB-8 floating upright.
    • Measures approximately 28 in x 28 in x 36 in when inflated.
    • Great for pool play, Star Wars parties, and as a great gift for Star Wars collectors, too!

Buy it at Amazon!

Star Wars Millennium Falcon Ride-On

Star Wars Millennium Falcon Ride-On pool float

Take command of the waves on the Star Wars Millennium Falcon Ride-On pool float from SwimWays! You and your friends will have a blast blazing through the water like the intrepid crew of the Millennium Falcon on this fun pool floaty. When inflated, this inflatable pool toy measures approximately 46 in x 6.5 in x 61 in. Great for pool parties, vacations, and everyday pool fun! Makes a unique gift for Star Wars fans of every age and for collectors, too. Ages: 5+

Buy it at Amazon! Also available in a deluxe version exclusively at Leslie’s Pool Supply.

Star Wars Light-Up Hydro Balls

Star Wars Light-Up Hydro Balls pool toy

Star Wars Light-Up Hydro Balls from SwimWays feature reactive light technology – simply touch, tap, or bounce to activate the lights! These stellar light up balls are styled to look like a Stormtrooper or R2-D2. Each ball emits a burst of bright light with every reaction during play, highlighting the awesome detailing of the characters on the outer shield.

These licensed Star Wars pool toys are great for everyday play, pool parties, and make a fun gift for Star Wars collectors, too!

    • Features reactive light technology – lights up with every Jedi move!
    • Choose from Stormtrooper or R2-D2 styles.

Buy it at Toys “R” Us!

Coop Hydro Wake Breaker Disc

Coop Hydro Wake Breaker Disc pool toy

The Coop Wake Breaker Disc is a flying disc aerodynamically designed to skip across the water up to 60 feet! This brightly colored soft foam disc floats on the water for easy retrieval during gameplay. It’s the perfect water toy for entertaining kids of all ages at pool parties, on beach vacations, and for everyday outdoor fun! Dimensions: 7.75-inch diameter. Sold individually. Colors and styles may vary. For kids age 5 and older.

Buy it at Target!

 

Coop Hydro 5-in-1 Game

Coop Hydro 5-in-1 Game pool toy

Looking for a pool party game to keep kids of all ages entertained for hours? You found it! The Coop Hydro 5-in-1 Game is a swimming pool game set kids can use to play multiple water games. The sides and top of the over-sized floating game center feature slots for flying discs and multiple targets for balls.

Find it at Target!

Pool Noodles and Noodle Toys

SwimWays makes all kinds of pool noodles, noodle toys, and noodle accessories!

Noodles are an easy and affordable way to make your pool the best place to be this summer. In addition to classic pool noodles, we also make ride-ons, floating chairs, and toys made of noodles that kids of all ages can enjoy. Dive into this article to see all the ways we are using our noodles to make your pool time more fun.

Pool Noodles and Aqua Riders

SwimWays Swim Noodles, Super Swim Noodles, and Aqua Riders

Aqua Riders

Deal Alert: 15% Off Aqua Riders at Target Stores April 17-23

Cartwheel by TargetAqua Riders are 15% off this week at Target stores through the Cartwheel savings program! Cartwheel is free and easy to use – learn more and start saving today.

(In-store purchases only while supplies last. Offer is subject to change without notice.)

 

Aqua Riders

Aqua Riders

Aqua Riders are soft and buoyant pool noodle characters that kids can float on and ride!

Each Aqua Rider noodle features an integrated foam character head and tail. Styles include Sea Turtle, Narwhal, Pink Flamingo, and Tiger Shark.

New for the 2016 swim season is the Aqua Rider Squirter. Aqua Rider Squirters have a built-in squirt gun that draws water from the pool so it doesn’t have to be re-loaded.

Great for everyday play and pool parties, too. Grab one of each style to create your own floating zoo!

Swim Noodles and Super Swim Noodles

Swim Noodles

Super Swim Noodles

SwimWays pool noodles are made right here in the USA in our Virginia Beach factory! We make two sizes of noodles: regular Swim Noodles (approximately 55″ in length and 2 3/8″ in diameter) and large size Super Swim Noodles (approximately 55″ in length and 3.25″ in diameter).

Our brightly colored swim noodles have endless uses! Use them for games, flotation, and as added support during swim training practice. Check out our Pinterest board for creative ways to use pool noodles.

Noodle Lightsabers

Star Wars Noodle Lightsabers

Star Wars Noodle Lightsabers

Wage an epic battle between the dark and light with our Star Wars Noodle Lightsabers!

These soft foam noodles have character-specific hilts and colors: Red for Darth Vader, blue for Luke Skywalker, and green for Yoda.

Kids love to play with their Noodle Lightsabers in the pool or on dry land. Makes a great Star Wars party favor! (See all our amazing Star Wars pool toys here.)

Noodle Knights

Noodle Knights

Noodle Knights

Encourage imaginative role play with these soft foam toys shaped like swords!

Perfect for warrior princesses and knights in shining swimsuits, kids can wage a battle in the pool or on land with innovative Noodle Knights noodle toys.

Grab a few for your next kid’s birthday party. (We think these are especially great for pirate-themed parties!)

Noodle Sling

Noodle Sling

Noodle Sling

Noodle Slings are the perfect floating chair for pool parties, small pools, and vacations.

This low-profile floating chair is made from durable fabric and a soft mesh seat. Simply thread a pool noodle (not included) through the sleeves of the sling and you’ve got a comfortable and affordable pool seat for all your guests.

When not in use, the Noodle Sling takes up little room, so it’s a great space-saver. Available in lime green and dark blue colors.

Where can I buy SwimWays pool noodles and noodle toys?

SwimWays noodles and noodle toys are available at Target, Toys “R” Us, Leslie’s Pool Supply, and dozens of pool shops around the country.

Flood Force Water Blasters

It won’t be long before the warm weather returns and you’ll be looking for ways to get the kids out of the house to play! Flood Force water blasters are the perfect solution, providing a fun classic game while also keeping your youngsters cool on those hot summer days.

With retailers stocked to the brim with water soakers, now is the perfect time to stock-up. Target stores carry the complete SwimWays Flood Force water blaster line, including a Target exclusive, the Flood Force Power Core.

Flood Force water soakers for every kid

From small squirters for younger kids to blasters with high-capacity water tanks for older kids, Flood Force offers a style that’s great for everyone. We’ve designed our guns from scratch, with cool things like bright, futuristic styles, power pressure triggers for further water blasts, extra water tanks for battles on the go, and unique styles like the Hydro Bow.

Flood Force Triton – 6 ounce water capacity, blasts water up to 15 feet

This two-pack of squirt guns is perfect for smaller hands, with a classic easy trigger action that’s simple to operate. For kids ages 4 and older.

Flood Force Flash – 6 ounce water capacity, blasts water up to 16 feet

Sold individually, the Flood Force Flash is also great for small kids and includes a power trigger to make it easier to squeeze. For kids ages 4 and older.

Flood Force Stryker – 6 ounce water capacity, blasts water up to 24 feet

The Flood Force Stryker is a three-pack of water blasters great for sharing with friends. Includes a Power Grip trigger. Winner of Toy Insider’s Top Summer Toys! For kids ages 4 and older.

Flood Force Surge – 15 ounce water capacity, blasts water up to 20 feet

This two-pack of water blasters includes a pressure pump and easy-to-fill twist on water tank. For kids ages 4 and older.

Flood Force Tempest – 18 ounce water capacity, blasts water up to 15 feet

This cool water soaker has two 9 ounce water tanks, for a total of 18 ounces of water power. The spare tank also acts as an extra grip for better control. For kids ages 4 and older.

Flood Force Hydro Bow – 20 ounce water capacity, blasts water up to 26 feet

This innovative water soaker looks like a real bow! Simply draw back the handle and push it forward to squirt the water. Winner of Toy Insider’s Top Summer Toys! For kids ages 5 and older.

Flood Force Tsunami – 26 ounce water capacity, blasts water up to 30 feet

This super-sized water blaster delivers a continuous stream of water. Simply slide the pump handle to build up pressure and pull the trigger to drench your target! For kids ages 5 and older.

Flood Force Power Core – 31 ounce water capacity, blasts water up to 30 feet

Build up the water pressure with the pump-action slider on the handle, then track the amount of force you have during play with the power core gauge! For kids ages 6 and older.

Flood Force Hurricane – 72 ounce water capacity, blasts water up to 28 feet

With an adjustable shoulder strap for traveling battles, the Flood Force Hurricane has maximum water capacity for players on the move.  For kids ages 6 and older.

Play Safe!

As always, please use our Flood Force water blasters responsibly. Never aim at the eyes or face. To take care of your water soakers, always use fresh clean water and drain between uses.

Introducing Disney Finding Dory Pool Toys and Kids Swim Gear!

Get ready for another epic adventure with Nemo, Dory and all their friends when Finding Dory hits the theaters this June! This highly-anticipated sequel to Finding Nemo from Disney Pixar studios is sure to capture the hearts and imaginations of a new generation of kids. This time the story centers around Dory and her journey home … if she can manage to remember where that is, exactly!  Check out the latest preview:

Doesn’t the new movie look like fun? Anticipating the demand that your children will have for toys featuring Finding Dory, we’ve launched a brand new line of Finding Dory pool toys and swim gear for kids! Many of these fun items are available RIGHT NOW at Toys ‘R’ Us (in-store and online), Target (In-store and online), Walmart (in-store) , Amazon, and at local pool stores near you. Visit the Disney Finding Dory pool shop on SwimWays.com to see all of these new Finding Dory toys:

Disney Finding Dory Pool Toys and Kids Swim Gear

Disney Finding Dory Pool Toys and Kids Swim Gear from SwimWays