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Front Crawl Technique Question - OK to "shrug" shoulder to reach further by Steve Freides
I notice that, when I'm really reaching far in front of during front crawl, I can get a little further reach if I "shrug" my shoulder but I'm concerned this might be bad for my shoulder. I know from weight training that keeping the shoulder down in the socket is important but, given that this is...
January 5th 14 06:22 PM
by Pocelopolo Go to last post
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adult learner - is using float suit advisable ???. by Sunil Kumar
Hi!, I am an adult and very much determined to learn swimming. I attended swimming classes (just for few days and it was a waste) where my instructor told me that i was a sinker and that i have to practise a lot to float and ultimately swim. I go everyday to the pool and try to swim using some...
January 5th 14 06:14 PM
by Pocelopolo Go to last post
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How to use auro-dri? by mohap
So I was swimming this morning, first time ever by the way, and got water in my left ear. After doing the hopping on one leg and trying to shake it out thing... for a couple hours, I finally decided to get something for it. I found a product called auro-dri, which said to put 4-5 drops in my ear....
January 5th 14 06:06 PM
by Pocelopolo Go to last post
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Swimming Caps for really big heads! by cheryl
hi! i've just started swimming again after a long time of not swimming, but am having trouble finding a swimming cap that fits! I've got quite a bit head anyway, but i've also got thick hair over a foot long hair, and i just cant find a cap that i can fit it all into! I've tried an Aquasphere one,...
November 19th 13 11:51 PM
by Derevcere Go to last post
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Flip Turns - Inner Ear/Nausea by boriskat
Hi all, I am new to this group, but I know enough to have done a search for "nausea" before I posted this. However, most of the nausea discussions seemed to center around diet/hypoglycemia or swallowing water. *My* problem is that I have an inner ear problem dating from my early 20s (I am 38...
October 10th 13 11:22 AM
by deseron Go to last post
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Omega admits Cavic beat Phelps in the butterfly by GMAN
In article , NB wrote: Here's my thread from 2 years ago where I called it : http://groups.google.com/group/rec.sport.olympics/browse_frm/thread/78aa4fea41d c02de/f6e9b5562ed0ef0d?q=#f6e9b5562ed0ef0d And...
September 23rd 13 07:17 PM
by Shyrshala Go to last post
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Digiwx associations with al Qaeda include Mark W. Decker by Anonymous[_11_]
Belfort's BIGGEST LIAR: http://tinyurl.com/markwdecker Belfort Instrument Company's Ty Burton has "been out to the site 4 or 5 times to try and fix the system." How many trips does it take to fix a Belfort DigiWx? Belfast, ME Airport Advisory Committee Meeting Minutes City Hall -...
August 26th 13 08:15 PM
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Lithuania Swimming Cap by DRK1996
I am looking for a Lithuania swimming cap, with the Lithuania flag on it. Anybody have any ideas where to get one? I have tried surfing the net, but to no avail. Any help would be appreciated. Robert Kelly
July 26th 13 12:18 PM
by Aliana Go to last post
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swimming trunks for women by Tim923
Why don't women wear swimming truncks?
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June 19th 13 02:50 PM
by Jolia Go to last post
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Team Manager vs Meet Manager for seeding by Phil Schuman
We are somewhat confused on the subject of Meet Manager importing events. We don't understand the difference between creating heat/lane assignments in TM, vs doing it in MM and then Exporting for a Meet Manager Merge ? Here is a set of email exchanges from Hy-Tek... At 11:57 PM 06/18/2005 -0500,...
June 14th 13 03:01 PM
by Iskrenne Go to last post
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muscles in swimming by Bill[_4_]
"Nelson" wrote in message ... Over the last years, I have been developing a pain/disconfort in the left triceps during front crawl. I am not sure about the triceps, but it feel like that general...
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April 9th 13 09:33 AM
by Stephanie Ingram Go to last post
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swim workout clarification needed by Adam
In a swim workout, what is the meaning of the following ... 2x175 - IM+free up the lane stroke, return free IM mean "individual medley" (of fly, back, breast, free) TIA, Newbie
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February 28th 13 08:00 PM
by spear Go to last post
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Swimming Indoors During a Thunderstorm by MSEagan
Wow, we had a long discussion on this about a year ago because Purdue University closes its pool during lightning storms. Marianne "BLT" wrote in message ... Is it safe to swim in an indoor pool during a thunderstorm?
February 1st 13 01:04 PM
by vibrater Go to last post
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Synchronized Plucking by Dr. Ernest Jay Primeau
To: alt.baldspot, alt.conspiracy, atl.olympics, rec.sport.olympics, rec.sport.swimming I propose that the Olympics have a sport where men remove their own, and each others' body hair to music: Synchronized Plucking, the Buddy System in action. Ernie
November 12th 12 11:32 AM
by Hunky Farrel Go to last post
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Swimming with shoulder arthritis by Steve Freides[_2_]
Liz D wrote: Hi All I haven't been keeping up with this news group much lately but hoping there's still some lively discussion which might help me out. I took up swimming about 10 years ago to rehabilitate my shoulder (left) following surgery to repair damage caused by repeated ...
October 22nd 12 08:51 AM
by fredbenny12 Go to last post
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Olympics 2012: NBC's 5 Biggest Lessons From London by Duncan Heenan
The ususal mantra from Olympic medal winners is that they want to 'inspire a generation'. Their example would suggest that the aspirations they are promoting are to become millionaire celebrities, rather than doing sport for its own sake. If we really want to inspire a generation, I suggest the...
October 3rd 12 06:10 PM
by Triaironman Go to last post
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Very unusual WR for Lenton by David W
Libby Lenton last night broke Britta Steffen's 100m freestyle WR of 53.30s, swimming it in 52.99s. She was swimming in the mixed 4 x 100m freestyle relay in the "Duel In The Pool", a fun event between Australia and the US at Sydney's Olympic pool. There were two men and two women on each team,...
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September 21st 12 01:28 PM
by simonwhite Go to last post
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Cleanup after swimming in salt water pool by Peabody[_2_]
My gym has spent an enormous amount of money converting the indoor pool from bromine to salt water chlorination. But I find that it leaves a film on my hair and skin, and a residue in my swimsuit, which is very similar to what I got in ocean swimming. Well, no surprise there - it's salt...
September 21st 12 01:22 PM
by simonwhite Go to last post
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It's that time of year again... by Pat[_13_]
MW Smith wrote: So... Yes, you have to wear a speedo if you are on the swim team. Nobody cares if you are embarrassed. Nobody cares what you look like in it. Don't start whining about it here. I get the idea that the ones who post their angst over wearing Speedos are trying to find a...
September 19th 12 03:23 PM
by simonwhite Go to last post
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Price to enter your public swimming pool by Bernard[_3_]
Hi, What does one entrance to your public swimming pool costs to you? I am interessed to know what around the globe does it cost? Here in Belgium you find entrances for 1?50 up to 5?50 (Ghent, 5?50 25m pool and to costly at my opinion, Antwerp Olympic pool = 2?).
September 19th 12 03:20 PM
by simonwhite Go to last post
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