Swim Mom: Can Perseverance and Grit Be Taught?

Two outstanding traits of swimmers are perseverance and grit. We hear those words tossed around the pool deck, but what exactly do they mean and is it possible to help our kids gain those traits?

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Schede Di Allenamento: Il Set Sulla Distanza Di Katie Ledecky

Non si diventa come Katie Ledecky senza aver fatto alcune cose impressionanti in allenamento. Probabilmente Katie Ledecky è attualmente la più…

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Swim Mom Musings: Choosing the Right Swim Team

August is often the time athletes select clubs for the coming year. Here are a few swim mom tips for helping your child navigate the sometimes murky waters of club selection.


Ode To The Swim Mom

Swimswam is always here for you, and we’ve worked to set you up with a guideline of the perfect things to say to your mom this mother’s day.

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Freestyle Progression with Ritter Sports Performance

Coach Abbie Fish uses this Freestyle progression to focus on the 5 fundamental movements that make up a great Freestyle Stroke: Body Alignment, Kick, Rotation, Pull, and Recovery.


Competitor Coach of the Month: Mike Litzinger, Notre Dame

In three October competitions, Mike Litzinger’s Fighting Irish women are 5-0-1 with three legitimate blowouts.


Speedo Launches New Disney Collections

Speedo, the world’s leading swimwear brand, has expanded their collaboration with Disney with the announcement of five new collections for its junior swimwear range.

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Spooky Swim With Laguna Fin (Video)

Halloween’s here and it’s brought all the evil creatures out to haught your swimming practice. See what happens to our pool when all the spooks come for a swim.

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MentorMatched: Learn from USA Olympic Coach David Marsh

Learn from USA Olympic Coach David Marsh & his Team Elite swimmers in his new interactive online course! Coach Marsh goes in-depth into what it takes to bring your swimming to the next level.

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6 Reasons Swim Moms Are The Absolute Best

Swim moms rule. But you probably already knew that. Here are 6 reasons why they are the best.


1190 New Swim Jobs You Might Love

Want a job in swimming? We have over 1878 Swim Jobs listed.

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The 5 Benefits of Swim-Specific Strength Based Training

Despite the countless benefits resistance training has for both the athletic and non-athletic populations, misconceptions and misinformation abound.

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1189 New Swim Jobs You Might Love

Want a job in swimming? We have over 1877 Swim Jobs listed.

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Italian Swimming Federation Announces ‘Energy for Swim 2018’ Dec 20-21

Today the Italian Swimming Federation announced they will organize ENERGY FOR SWIM 2018 in collaboration with the City of Torino December 20-21. Olympic champion Sarah Sjostrom has already announced she will participate.


Pulling Correctly in Backstroke

One of the most common mistakes in technique that we see in all strokes is in the pulling motion of backstroke.


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