Many years ago, I was coaching a ten year old swimmer that had a bad habit of turning her head to one side with each right arm recovery in backstroke.
A recruit must sign the NLI and scholarship papers between the November 8th and 15th and has 14 days to get the signed forms back to the coach.
Team Elite Aquatics, the training group of collegiate and professional swimmers working toward a common goal of earning medals in the Olympic Games, unveiled its new logo Tuesday along with several other updates coming soon, nearly a decade after it’s inception.
In Episode TWO of the “MP Journey Series” Michael Phelps and Coach Bob Bowman breakdown setting goals.
For the first time in history, custom fitted goggles have been introduced to the world of swimming by THEMAGIC5, preventing water leakage and discomfort. The company’s goal is to remove all problems with goggles to optimize training and competition.
TRITON SERIES TEXAS CHAMPIONSHIPS: Hosted by Rowdy Gaines and directed by well known race director Gregg Cross, the SPI OWF is vibrant proof of the explosive growth that open water swimming and open water sports have experienced across the board in coastal South Texas.
There are a lot of “common” mistakes that swimmers make in their everyday training that winds up effecting them down the line.
Unlock your iPhone to start your swim practice. Twenty years ago, practices were started with paper note and chalkboards. While some of these tools are still being used, there are many new devices that have brought both swimming and how pools are being used into the 21st century.
This is one of my favorite sets to do during my hardcore training. And I mean those training days where you are looking to get that heart-rate up, pound the legs and walk away from practice really feeling like you left it all in the pool.
Flexibility is a huge part of a swimmer’s ability. In freestyle, backstroke and butterfly, there are two joints that require extraordinary flexibility in order to excel, the shoulders (particularly extension) and plantar flexion of the ankle.
In 1911 Thomas William Burgess became the second person in history to swim across the English Channel. After 16 unsuccessful attempts, Burgess arrived at the French shore from Great Britain completing the 21 miles in 22 hours and 35 minutes.
The AQUA BOOM® is a revolutionary fitness device that facilitates full-body conditioning. It is the only equipment on the market utilizing buoyancy and viscosity for a low-impact, high-intensity workout appropriate for every athlete.
“Finding a Coach” is the first episode in this new video series, MP Journey. Coach Bob Bowman and Michael Phelps reflect how they created a successful team.
THEMAGIC5 goggles fit perfectly. They are comfortable to wear, prevent water leakage and provide the best swimming experience on the market.
TYR Sport is proud to announce its position as the new title sponsor of the 2018 TYR Pro Swim Series.