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The Ready Room: The Importance Of Strength Training In Swimming

Olympian and Olympic Coach Brett Hawke will discuss with elite coaches why the best athletes in the world add strength training to their fitness programs.

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Backyard Pool Drill: Salo 50

So many are locked out of lap pools, but you can use your backyard pool as an ideal tool to keep you in shape as a competitive swimmer or triathlete.

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Swimming With Music During Quarantine

We’re all stuck at home during quarantine and itching to stay active. FINIS is here to help make these workouts inspired and fun with audio!

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Fitter and Faster FREE Broadcasts May 11th to 15th

Fitter and Faster’s Upcoming FREE Live Broadcasts for the week of May 11th through the 15th include elites coaches and five Olympians.

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Reducing Frontal Drag With Hammer Head Swim Caps

The Race Club’s Dr. Gary Hall Sr. explains how the Hammer Head caps effectively reduce frontal drag and allow your swimming speed to reach the next level.

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Speedo Joins The Fight To Protect Frontline Workers

Speedo has donated 2,500 Biofuse Rift Mask Goggles to SHIELD, a cooperative of charitable campaigns who are working to distribute PPE to workers in the UK.

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Three Great Home Exercises To Build a Better Butterfly

Butterfly is the most difficult swimming stroke to do well, requiring incredible amounts of strength in the legs, core and shoulders.

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Fitter and Faster FREE Broadcast May 6th to 8th

Don’t miss 4-time Olympic gold medalist Janet Evans today at 12:30 EST with pool and open water Olympian Chloe Sutton…

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FINIS Set of the Week: Fantastic Four

This week’s set, which includes some 200 pace 50s and sprint 25s, comes from Ethan Beseris, Team Sales Rep for FINIS.

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Backyard Pool Drill: Resisted Kick Set

If you have access to a backyard pool, it can be a great asset to helping you stay in shape.  But, training in a backyard pool will require you to think…

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BSN Sports Swim Team of the Week: Springfield YMCA Typhoons

This week’s Team of the Week is the Springfield YMCA Typhoons of Springfield, Illinois, which has been existence since 1955.

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Champion’s Mojo Podcast a Top-5 Finalist for National Webby Award, Vote Now

Champion’s Mojo Podcast, a weekly podcast for the swimming community has been nominated as a Top 5 Finalist for the 24th Annual Webby Awards

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Fitter and Faster FREE Broadcast May 4th to 8th

Don’t miss FFT FREE live broadcasts, including an episode with Olympic Icon Carl Lewis. #FFTLIVE will host 10 Olympians this week including Janet Evans.

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Abbie Fish and Swim-Like-A-Fish Endorse Hammer Head® Swim Caps

Swim Like A. Fish is introducing Hammer Head Swim Caps to its athletes because they believe swimmers deserve the best head protection.

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Three Home Exercises to Build a Better Breaststroke

Breaststroke is the toughest stroke to teach and learn, partly because it requires a different set of tools in order to do well than the other three strokes.

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