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Swim Mom: 6 Life Lessons Learned

As a swim parent, I learned a few things through years of volunteering, car pooling and washing endless loads of towels. Here are six lessons I’ve learned.

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BSN Sports Swim Team of the Week: Asphalt Green Unified Aquatics

This week’s Team of the Week is Asphalt Green Unified Aquatics (AGUA), a unique program nestled in the heart of New York City.

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Swim Podcasts Are Taking Off: Here Are 6 of the Hottest

The Champion’s Mojo Podcast ranks some of the top swimming podcasts available today.

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Circle Square Foundation Breaks Ground for Florida Aquatics Swimming & Training

The Circle Square Foundation celebrated the groundbreaking for the new aquatic center, Florida Aquatics Swimming and Training (FAST), on Tuesday.

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You’re INVITED: Compete and Train in the Beautiful Florida Keys!

The 18th annual Orange Bowl Swim Classic will take place on January 3rd, 2021 with a “sprint” style meet structure that will take less than two hours.

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FINIS Set of the Week: Vertical Kicking

Who needs to use their arms? Lets kick vertically.

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Do You Spend 1/3rd of Your Life Sleeping?

Sleep is an often-overlooked but essential element of a solid training plan and if not budgeted for, can wreak havoc on your training, performance and health.

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Olympic Champion Caeleb Dressel Joins SPIRE Institute & Academy as Ambassador

SPIRE Ambassadors play a key role in the development of the Academy’s student athletes, occasionally working one-on-one with SPIRE’s athletes…

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FINIS Set of the Week: Pulling Ladder

A simple pulling ladder to get your arms working.

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12-time Olympic Medalist Ryan Lochte at SPIRE Institute & Academy (Video)

Ryan Lochte has a passion for turning SPIRE Academy Swimming into the top athletic training hub (and event venue) for the world’s best swimmers.

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KAP7 Presents Ocean Water Polo (Video)

Olympian and KAP7 Co-Founder Wolf Wigo takes the KAP7 Inflatable goal out in to the Pacific Ocean for some training.

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Funky Trunks & Funkita Announced As Major Sponsor of the New York Breakers

The ISL’s New York Breakers have announced a major sponsorship deal with iconic Australian swimwear brands Funky Trunks and Funkita.

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Do You Get Swim Goggle Headaches? Smack Swim Strap Solves The Problem

 Smack Strap is a unique braided elastic replacement goggle strap specifically designed to reduce pressure from goggle straps.

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BSN Sports Swim Team of the Week: Scottsdale Aquatic Club

Scottsdale has steadily climbed the ranks of USA Swimming clubs, from Junior National titles and NAGs to Olympic gold medals.

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When To Use Hip Driven Freestyle Technique

Hip-driven freestyle should never be used for the shorter 50 meter or 100-meter freestyle events. It’s a better technique for the 400-meter races or longer.

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