Youth dives into Dublin's River Liffey yesterday
It started with the goldfish at the fair and it went from there," says Rhys, who set up Aquabatic
six years ago.
Kay could just make out the melodious chorus of elderly women, singing folk songs as they performed aquabatic
exercises, in sea water up to their ample chests.
Penarth-based Aquabatic has opened a new headquarters at Link Trade Park in Cardiff, where it has leased space for a large showroom and concept store from Cardiff Pool and Spa.
Tom Thomas, of Aquabatic, said: "Our whole ethos is about improving the standard of aquaculture in the UK.
Jeremy Symons, of Cooke & Arkwright, who acted on behalf of the landlord Cardiff Pool & Spa in the deal, said: "While there was potential to let the whole of the building, Aquabatic offered a perfect solution for the surplus accommodation.
It took about four months altogether," says Rhys, who co-owns aquarium specialists Aquabatic
on Penarth Road.
There is a natural synergy between the two businesses, with Aquabatic offering a range of services from design, build, maintenance and supply of specialist plant and eye catching tropical fish, and Cardiff Pool and Spa supplying all things pool and spa related for commercial and domestic use.
Jeremy Symons of Cooke & Arkwright, who acted on behalf of the landlord, Cardiff Pool and Spa, in the deal said, "While there was potential to let the whole of the building, Aquabatic offered a perfect solution for the surplus accommodation.
Tom Thomas of Aquabatic said, "Our whole ethos is about improving the standard of aquaculture in the UK.
He has launched his new company, Aquabatic
, to install and maintain a new generation of fish tanks.