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Speedo Launches IOS And Android App For Speedo On

Speedo, the world’s leading swimwear brand, has launched an IOS and Android app for its Speedo On platform, meaning more swimmers can access their personalised swim training and recommendations from their wearable devices.

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Practice + Pancakes: TCU Tackles Friday Fright Night Stations (Video)

See how TCU does stations with 6 rotations and a whopping 63 athletes!

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Is Butterfly Swimming A Short-Axis Stroke?

A short-axis stroke is defined as a stroke where there is desirable rotation of the body along the short axis through the middle of the hip, as opposed to the long axis, along the length of the body.

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WTRX – Who Can Use Speedo Fit?

The “WTRX” (Water Xtreme) class, designed in partnership with Speedo USA, a division of PVH Corp. (NYSE: PVH), and Healthy Way of Life Company, Life Time®, is changing the perception of the “aqua” class by combining the intensity and camaraderie of the ultimate boot camp with effective, lower impact water movements.

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Smack Strap, The Most Comfort Replacement Goggle Straps

Goggles are an essential part of all competitive swimmers equipment, but often if the straps are too tight or after an extended period of wearing them they can cause “swim goggle headache”.

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Brendan Hansen on Transition From Athlete to Coach (Video Report)

When you’re a great athlete, people expect you’ll be a great coach too. This isn’t always the case, as many great athletes expect all others to rise and compete at the same level they did

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Swimming Canada to utilize TritonWear To Improve Relay Performance

John Atkinson, high performance director, Swimming Canada: “We’re always looking for innovative ways to help our athletes and coaches improve, and this project with TritonWear is definitely a part of that overall plan.”

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Practice + Pancakes: Texas Women Tackle ‘Fast Friday’ (Video)

I went to visit the UT women in Austin, and was lucky enough to sit in on one of their practices. Not just any practice, though. On Fridays, UT Women go fast. 

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Putting Swimming Specific Yoga Into Practice with UC San Diego

United States Women’s Olympic Swim Team Head Coach David Marsh incorporates aspects of Swimming Specific Yoga into a training session…

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Get up to 60% off on custom fitted goggles from THEMAGIC5

Get rid of the water leakage and discomfort with your current swimming goggles. Buy the world’s first custom fitted goggles on Kickstarter.com before October 31 and save up to 60%.

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492 New Swim Jobs You Might Love

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SwimmersBest Lil Red Kick (Video)

This is a very useful tool in transitioning from a standard kickboard to no kickboard. The Lil Red Kick is also a great tool for an overhead weight for kicking drills as well as vertical kicking. Try the Lil Red Kick out and tell us your favorite ways to use the Lil Red Kick

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Keep Your Head Still In Backstroke

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.

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Yoga for Swimmers: Seven Benefits of a Swimming Specific Yoga Practice

Incorporating swimming specific yoga into your training program provides several different benefits that will enhance your performance…

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