Training

UBC Thunderbirds Adopt FORM Swim Goggles for Training

Canada’s reigning champs, the UBC Thunderbirds, have adopted FORM Swim Goggles with smart display which allow swimmers to see their metrics in the moment.

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Competitor Coach of the Month: Jeremy Kipp, Northwestern

Northwestern’s women broke a school record and rattled two school relay records in their very first meet of ’19-’20 and continued with two dominant home wins.

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If you don’t like the career you’re in, you might want to work in the swimming community and be a part of our swimming family! Go here to see 2553 Swim Jobs.

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Skeptical about BODIMAX? So Were These Athletes…

You’re allowed to be skeptical. You’re allowed to do your research. Many athletes and coaches who firmly believe in BODIMAX were once in your shoes.

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Swimming for Strength Athletes Part 7 – Efficient Breathing

Former NCAA Championship Swimmer and now Professional CrossFit™ Athlete Colleen Fotsch offers helpful tips to become a more efficient swimmer.

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Beyond the Pancakes: Jonty Skinner Defines Velocity for Swimming

Jonty Skinner is always concocting some new formula to think differently about swimming. If you haven’t heard his talk on Hydro Freestyle, check it out here.

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Give the Gift of a High-Performance Mindset This Year

Looking for the perfect gift for the elite-minded swimmer in your life? This mental training book will give the best gift of all–faster swimming.

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The 4K Meet Warm Up: Fike Swim Ambassadors Share Their Routines

Here are some meet warm-ups from our Fike Swim pros. They’re all very different but none of the swimmers are wedded to exactly the same warm-up.

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Practice + Pancakes: Louisville Throws Down on VO-Tuesday

After going to practice with Indiana, SwimSwam drove down the road to Louisville, where we filmed the cardinals Tuesday PM workout.

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17 Ways to Drive Your Swimming Coach Nuts

Part life coach, part instructor, and part babysitter, our swim coaches have their hands full with us swimmers. Here’s how we drive coach bonkers.

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Why Change is So Hard in the Pool (and How to Make it Easier)

If it’s big-time success in the pool you want, start by thinking small. Here’s how to get started with mastering the little wins.

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Swimming for Strength Athletes Part 6 – Pull Pattern

Former NCAA Championship Swimmer and now Professional CrossFit™ Athlete Colleen Fotsch tackles workouts and helpful tips to become a more efficient swimmer.

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Practice + Pancakes: New Coaches on Full Display at IU PM Workout

There were 3 main groups on this Monday afternoon: Ray Looze’s breaststroke group, Cory Chitwood’s mid group, and Jonty Skinner’s sprinters.

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