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Holiday Gift Ideas For The Swimmer

We’re making our lists and checking them twice, because ready or not, the holidays are coming.

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Improve Your Track Start In Swimming

Nearly all swimmers today use a track start with one foot forward and the other back on the starting block

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One On One With Aussie Medley Swimmer Blair Evans

Aussie swimmer and Funkita athlete Blair Evans is on a high after a successful Australian Short Course Championships. Evans won bronze in the 200 metres individual medley and swam a blistering 4.29.20 to win gold in the 400.

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7 Things We’re Thankful For In 2017

The people with whom we can share our life’s wins, and who help us through our losses.

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High Elbow Pull In Freestyle

Teaching swimming technique is very interesting. Every client we have at The Race Club is different. Some learn easily. Some don’t.

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5 Reasons the Swim School Industry is Hot

As CEO of the largest franchisor of swim school brands in the U.S. (SafeSplash, SwimLabs, and Swimtastic), I often get propositioned by developers to add swim schools to their retail centers.

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2017 World Championship Qualifier Sarah Gibson Joins Team Elite

Team Elite Aquatics and Coach David Marsh are thrilled to announce their latest athlete, World Championships qualifier and current USA Swimming National Team member, Sarah Gibson.

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Triton Series Postpones SPI Open Water Festival To Spring

With the holidays approaching quickly, Triton announced this morning that the South Padre Island Open Water Festival will be rescheduled for the weekend of April 28-29, 2018.

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Dolfin Performance Swimwear: LightStrikeTM In-Depth Video

Matt Zimmer,  Dolfin Swimwear’s VP of Global Development, breaks down Dolfin’s latest in performance technology–LightStrikeTM. 

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Pool Space Solutions From Down Under

Swimming is a favorite Aussie pastime, so it’s no wonder a unique swimming pool separation system was developed in Australia. SwimWall Systems™ help maximize pool space and allow a variety of aquatic activities to take place simultaneously.

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Americans Impress Against Swimmers From 17 Countries

The American pair of David Heron and Taylor Abbott dominated the Men’s 1.5K and 5K swims while American Pan Am Medalist Chelsea Colwill was in a league of her own in the 1.5K and 10K races and US Olympic medallist Ashley Whitney won the 5K at the 6th Barbados Open Water Festival last weekend.

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Go Wild For Wild Water

Funkita are mixing the pool with colours and showing off their wild side! With wild strokes, wild animals and colours through the Wild Water collection, the latest range from the Australian swimwear brand showcases bright, bold and eye catching prints with the help of the gorgeous Funkita athletes bringing them to life!

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Dolfin Launches LightStrikeTM – FINA approved Patent Pending Racing Technology

LightStrikeTM was developed after years of research in biomechanics, active drag analysis, fabric innovation, and compression analysis.

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Before You Sign Ask The Following Questions

With it being national signing week starting on November 8 until November 15, remember that there are some things you should make sure you ask your coach before you sign.

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Video: Fixing Your Backstroke

This week we are talking Backstroke. The most overwhelming reason why swimmers aren’t swimming at the highest level with their backstroke is stroke tempo.

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