Elite swimmers have the shared trait of being highly coachable. Here are 5 tips for being a more coachable swimmer so that you can make the most of your time in the water.
Swimming isn’t a sport, it’s a way of life. Here are 21 ways that you know you are a competitive swimmer.
What is your opinion on Ryan Lochte swimming at the U.S. Masters meet? Should Lochte swim or not swim?
Ryan Lochte is entered in the United States Masters Nationals meet slated for late April in California.
Olympic champion Conor Dwyer gets the Rich Roll bump on the Rich Roll Podcast.
It’s hard being a swimmer sometimes, especially since, as all swimmers know, no one outside the sport understands swimming.
El pasado 31 de enero comenzó el periodo de inscripción para el campeonato masters mundial de la FINA en Budapest, Hungría. Dicho campeonato…
Hace 2015 SwimSwam Español ha existido para compartir las mismas noticias del sitio original al mundo hispanohablante. Ya en 2017 publicaremos…
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While nearly all of the forces that create propulsion come from the hands and feet, certain other movements we can do with will increase the amount of propulsion coming from the pull and kick. We call those coupling motions.
Swimmers treat their team like a family, albeit a dysfunctional family. As with any close-knit group of well-meaning people, awkward moments will ensue.
The speed of the freestyle kick is the baseline speed for your freestyle. The higher the baseline speed (kick speed), the faster you will swim, after adding your pulling motion and body rotation.
First, I want to dispel one myth about breathing during intense exercise. In no sport does an athlete ever take a complete inhalation or expiration.
Official dates have been set for the 2017 FINA World Masters Championships, which will be taking place from August 7th to August 20th, 2017.
There is no doubt that swimming, like any sport, has its own specialized vocabulary. But there are also some everyday words that have a completely different meaning to swimmers.