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FINIS Updates Stroke Lab Video Software: New iPhone App, Dual Player Comparison

FINIS, a world leader in technical swimming products, announces the latest update to their Stroke Lab video software. Stroke Lab is a web-based training tool used by coaches and teams for video analysis and technique improvement. (Photo courtesy of FINIS)

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CATS Aquatics Team: The Swim Team Store Spotlight

Our philosophy is simple! We want a club that teaches the importance of learning the value of hard work and dedication in a team atmosphere. We pride ourselves on not only having great swimmers but swimmers who excel at anything that they do.

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Butterfly Drill Week With Da Yoopers

This swimming video was produced and edited by SwimSwam contributor, Kelly McCommons. The YMCA of Marquette County Killer Whales tackles…

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Swimming Obstacle Course, A Wildcat Challenge

Matthew Williams, Head Coach of YMCA of Marquette County, challenged the Northern Michigan University Wildcat Swim team to take in a fun and creative approach to their workout routine while their pool is under going repairs. (Photo & Video Credit: Kelly McCommons)

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Hanging with the pack in open water swimming

Here’s another great bit of open water swimming advice in our “train with Trent” series. Trent Grimsey holds the fast time for the English Channel crossing and has amassed an impressive resume that includes a FINA grand prix series title. Photo: Mike Lewis, OlaVistaPhotography.com

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The Key to “Easy” Fly

There is a considerable degree of difficulty associated with Butterfly, but poor technique can often be attributed to incorrect coaching methods.

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FINIS Installs Endless Pool For New Product Testing and Video Analysis

“As a technical swimming company, it seems only natural to have a pool,” said Mark Stephens, VP of Product Development and Marketing.

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Fit & Healthy Pregnancy Guidelines for Swimming

“Fit & Healthy Pregnancy reviews up-to-date research to show that exercise during pregnancy isn’t just safe, it’s ideal for health and wellness.” (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)

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The Nike Swim Photo Vault, 2013 Swimsuits

” Nobody Understands Human-Powered Speed Better Than Nike”

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FINIS Partners with Swim Across America

FINIS, a world leader in technical swimming products that maximize your fitness potential and technique, announces their partnership with Swim…

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2013 Engine Swimwear Photo Vault

Like Engine Swim USA on Facebook here.  For more information about Engine Swim USA and/or getting your custom dome caps,…

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The Origin of Freestyle, The Australian Crawl

Australian’s credit Alick Wickham with the invention of the front crawl (aka freestyle), but some debate who was the first to use this style of swimming.

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Body Position and Young Swimmers

When a young child learns to swim, there is always a lot of uncertainty surrounding the period of time between water wings and life vests and swimming without assistance. What should you use?

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Everyone Deserves The Chance To Swim Fast in Dolfin’s Platium2

FINA APPROVED. Tested and approved by top national coaches and swimmers.

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Getting ready for Summer Open Water Swims

2013 USA Swimming 10K Open Water national Champions and 2012 Olympian Alex Meyer utilized the speed he developed in his pool training to close the deal on the finish of this year’s world championship qualifier. Photo: Mike Lewis, OlaVistaPhotography.com

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