Colin Stawell-Smith - The Art of Float Interview : Part 2
Colin Stanwell-Smith : Part 2 of the Art of Float interview

Colin Stanwell-Smith : Part 2 of the Art of Float interview

In this portion of the interview, Colin touches on the clinical setting that he envisions being the future for Floataway, as well as a fair portion of the entire float industry. We also get to hear more about revolutionary products he’s collaborating with others on developing – like Floataway Portal, PopUpFloat, and the air temperature optimizing tower designed for open float environments.

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People With Anxiety Find Relief in Sensory Deprivation Tanks
Titus Nakagawa / Image courtesy of CJ Smith Photography

Titus Nakagawa / Image courtesy of CJ Smith Photography

Within six months of starting weekly float sessions, and under the guidance of his psychiatrist, Nakagawa was able to wean himself off all of his prescription medications. He’s remained medication-free for ten months.
— Darragh O'Carroll, MD, is an emergency physician in Hawaii

Dr Justin Feinstein talks to Darragh O’Carroll, MD of vice.com about how floatation therapy can be used to help people with mental illness.

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Colin Stanwell-Smith chats to THE ART OF FLOAT
Colin of Floataway talks to Dylan Schmidt - THE ART OF FLOAT

Colin of Floataway talks to Dylan Schmidt - THE ART OF FLOAT

There’s an incredible, intelligent, and innovative Brit featured on this week’s episode – Colin Stanwell-Smith of Floataway!
— Dylan Schmidt - THE ART OF FLOAT

Co-Owner of Floataway, Colin Stanwell-Smith sat down with us after the Float Conference. In part one of our interview, Colin gets into the nitty gritty of the very important topics of the CDC, potential regulations to our industry, and what we can do about it. An important interview.

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CLINICAL / MEDICAL FLOATATION - the official site
The Float Clinic at LIBR

The Float Clinic at LIBR

There is a new official site to establish and promote the clinical use of medical floatation therapy as led by Dr Justin Feinstein Ph.D. Director, Float Clinic & Research Center, Laureate Institute for Brain Research (LIBR)

The website is to focus on the research and clinical use of flotation both in history and at the current time. It will include technical notes on the development of the facilities required and Layperson summaries of the various published papers.

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The worlds first instant float centre - PopUpFloat.com
Peter Marsh with some of the prototype PopUpFloat product range Aug 2017

Peter Marsh with some of the prototype PopUpFloat product range Aug 2017

Floataway have teamed up with Peter Marsh to develop the worlds first instant pop-up float center technology with a full range of pods, pools and domes that can be installed and ready in unbelievable speed in almost any building. Launched at the 2017 Float conference, many people thought they are possibly one of the most exciting development in floatation products in years, opening up all sorts of new business opportunities for the domestic and commercial sectors.

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“Hang Time” on SportsCenter

Floating with Stephen Curry & Harrison Barnes

The NBA champs are floating. Literally. In his latest “Hang Time” feature, ESPN’s Sam Alipour catches up with NBA MVP Stephen Curry and Harrison Barnes to learn more about floating, a sensory-deprivation exercise that allows the Warriors to recover after games.

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