Training

Tis The Season…For Tough Stuff

“Winter break training can be used as a time to build confidence and courage, for those willing to tackle difficult challenges.” (Swim Photo Credit: CW)

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Dissecting a Dolphin Kick

One of the most common stroke errors is the inability to use both sides of the dolphin kick. Sometimes this issue is hard to diagnose….

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Gift Ideas for Swimmers, SwimSpray’s Cyber Monday Experience

From Dr. Andrew Chadeayne, Inventor of SwimSpay: Swimmer Gift?  Gift for a Swimmer? “Gift idea for a swimmer?  These are…

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Coach’s Log: Stations, with Eagle Swim Team

Eagle Swim Team Head Coach Scott Ward shares some insight into his training approach at EST. If you would like to share a workout with the swimming community email [email protected]

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FINIS Announces Sponsorship with the University of Alabama Swimming Team

Swim News: “Dennis Pursley and Jonty Skinner aim to lead Alabama back to glory with FINIS.” (Swim Photo Credit: Vicki E)

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How to Tackle A Taper

Taper can be an extremely stressful time for swimmers, so here are a few tips to help you perform your best!

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Roque Santos, USA engine behind Engine Swimwear

Industry News: “Roque Santos, Olympic swimmer, with wife Debbie Schultz-Santos, masters swimmer for the Walnut Creek Masters.” (Swim Photo Credit: DS)

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Coach’s Log, Trinity University’s Sprint Group

Trinity’s assistant coach, Michael Schuber, took the time to share this workout with SwimSwam’s Coach’s Log

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The Training Cycle at Texas A&M

In part 2 of Garrett’s interview with Steve Bultman, they get into specifics about what the Aggies do on a weekly basis in the practice pool. (Swim Pic Credit © Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures.com)

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Give Thanks & Listen to Great Music

We have a lot to be thankful for as swimmers. In particular, great new products and great technology.

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Coach’s Log: 200 I.M. Pace

Good coaches are always looking for new ways to keep training fresh. Coach’s Log is a place to share workouts, sets, and training ideas.

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Ted Mullin’s Hour of Power

Minnesota State University Mankato’s Women’s Swim Team participated in the Seventh Annual Ted Mullin’s “Leave it in the Pool” Hour of Power Relays.

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New Agility Paddles, Strapless Paddles Designed For Maximizing Efficiency

FINIS Agility Paddles help a swimmer focus on improving their stroke technique while maintaining a natural feel. (Swim Photo Credit: FSI)

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Breaststroke Drills with the FINIS Swimmer’s Snorkel

Another Use for the FINIS Swimmer’s Snorkel – Head Position in Breaststroke Swimmers and coaches use the Swimmer’s Snorkel in…

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