“Summertime, and the livin’ is easy, the song goes, but not so easy when you’re a swimmer. The correct lyrics are probably closer to Nothing’s fine, I’m torn…”
Before you jump from one swim team to another, here are a few things to consider…
#10 When someone asks you if you miss competitive swimming, it’s never a straightforward ‘yes’ or ‘no’ answer.
Everyone loves a good comeback story, and there are fewer more heart warming than the tale of Pablo Morales and his gold medal winning performance at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics.
100% natural and safe, SwimSpray solves the longest-standing problem associated with swimming — the side-effects of chlorine.
How to transition to the afterlife of your competitive swimming career. #6 Don’t compare your old swimmer self to your new swammer self.
“Body image is an inescapable part of our society, but too often mainstream culture focuses on two categories: overweight and skinny.”
Maximizing your potential in the pool is hard enough without having to deal with self-inflicted negativity. Here are 6 toxic thoughts every swimmer should drop.
Over the course of your career swimming will teach you a lot about life, and about yourself. Here are 10 such things you will learn via our favorite sport.
#3 – Daydreaming about tormenting that person who always taps your feet but never passes you.
Being the only swimmer child from non-swimming parents is a rarity, and it’s a different angle to the athletic life. Here are 5 things that happen when you’re the only swimmer in your family…
“College coaches will look at your times first to see if you can help them and then immediately look at your grades…”
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