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Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. A misadventure:- while sitting alone and waiting for others to come at the Y. A pool, a big boy came and threw Douglas into deep end of the pool. Tried to shout but could not…… As he went down the pool second time, he tried to jump upwards but it was a waste of energy.
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During the third trial he sucked water instead of air. So he ceased all efforts and he became unconscious. The basic purpose of dark pools is to allow hedge funds and institutional investors to match buy and sell orders without displaying the quote to the public as is the case on major stock exchanges. Placing orders with Goldman Sachs' Sigma X dark pool, for example, solves that problem. The trade is hidden or so I thought. I was aware of dark pools, but paid little attention to them because, as the name implies, I assumed this trading activity was not available to the public. That assumption is not entirely correct.
Regulators have been pressured in recent years to shed some light on dark pool trading, and as a result with just a little effort anyone can get a glimpse into this world. The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, which regulates the securities industry, now provides dark pool data on its website, although there is a seven-day lag. But it gets even better for us average folks. Charles Schwab now provides a window into dark pools trades. Space constraints won't allow me to explain the process in detail, but it starts simply by opening a Charles Schwab trading account, which doesn't even require any money.
A Schwab representative showed me how to access the so-called block trade indicator, where dark pool trades can be monitored. Now here's where it gets really interesting. Kammerman teaches small investors how to trade by watching this dark pool data feed. She has made several prescient market calls over the past two years simply by watching large dark pool trades. For example, on Sept. Somebody obviously knew about the coming scandal at Wells and was furiously unloading stock.
Two days later, news broke that bank employees had opened accounts without customers' authorization. The two and three bedroom condos are mostly a little further away from the center. Since the studios and condos are all owned by individuals and rented out only through the resort I'm assuming there there are great differences between the units and furnishing. Ours was laid out as a beach cabin and had a homey but slightly tired feel to it. But the full kitchen and patio more than made up for any other shortcomings.
The pool is an enormous hourglass shaped affair with chairs and umbrellas all the way around. The water was crystal clear and had no chemical smell at all. The second story restaurant serves great food and you can sit out on the patio and watch the matches on the courts below or the bathing suits at the pool. We sat inside and watched the Australian Open on their big screen TV during lunch instead.
Beneath the restaurant is the pro shop, a small gym, changing and shower areas, and men's and women's saunas. Other than the huge pool there are at least 4 or 5 hottubs so you can usually find a quiet place to soak. I think most people probably come here for the tennis, I know we did.
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The hard courts are in great shape and there is a water cooler at most of them. Towels are provided also. Good lighting at night but only on 6 courts. I was not impressed with the clay courts but they may be in better shape during the clay court season. Karen and Bob in the Pro Shop take care of arranging the matches, you just let them know a day in advance and they'll set something up for the next day.
It helps if you know your skill level so they can try to get the right matchup right away but everyone is so nice that we had great fun even when it wasn't the best tennis. They have both morning and after noon clinics as well as private lessons.
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We skipped it this time but would seriously consider trying a clinic or two next time we are down. Besides going out most nights to nearby restaurants, we also took a couple of excursions: One to Joshua Tree national monument and one to The Living Desert almost next door to the resort. I would highly recommend both of these and will post reviews in the proper places. So… the bottom line is that we really enjoyed our vacation at Shadow Mountain and will almost surely be back. Considering the prices at the other resorts in the Palm Springs area, I feel that this resort is a great value for the money.
Which was just what we were looking for but could easily be your version of hell if you were looking for something different or more exciting. We spent most days in the same way: Tennis match at 9am, lunch, pool-time, tennis in the afternoon, dinner, hot tub. The only restaurant on site closes at 3pm. The pool, tubs, and courts close down at 10pm and the resort usually feels like it has gone to sleep well before that. If that sounds boring to you, it probably will be. There is a quiet, slow pace about Shadow Mountain that we found incredibly relaxing but I could easily see how many people wouldn't like it.
The average age of the people staying at the resort is close to retirement age or older with a younger group and children arriving on weekends from LA and San Diego. We grabbed a room here in a pinch when we were forced to spend an extra day in the area. The staff was very courteous and helpful, the room serviceable.
It's a little outdated, but clean and kind of hip in a retro sort of way. I loved being able to leave the balcony doors open to listen to the water outside while falling asleep. The room was outfitted with a complete kitchen, sitting area, sleeping area, TV and a bath with separate vanity.
The restaurant was closed while we were there, but the pool was huge, inviting and unpopulated. This is a great place for an extended stay, where you'd like to eat in on occasion. Kids would be a little bored, but the pool might counter that. Weddings and conventions would find the lodging useful. Thanks to an internet deal, the accommodations were inexpensive given the fact that we were in the Palm Springs area. Very nice. Place seemed a tad outdated, but it grew on me after a few hours. Staff was friendly, rooms were clean, good location from Paseo shops.
I left there really liking the hotel.
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