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Why Michael Phelps Is So Good (humor) by Steve Freides
http://www.theonion.com/content/news/michael_phelps_returns_to_his_tank or http://tinyurl.com/5faqux -S-
August 25th 08 11:09 PM
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question on front crawl by Pat
As I was swimming laps the other day, I saw a guy in the lane beside me bringing his arm out of the water right about the point where his hand was beside his chest. I thought there was an additional part to this stroke---the follow through back towards the hip before the hand came out. His stroke...
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January 8th 04 01:16 AM
by Pat Go to last post
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Corum Bubble Dive Bomber Chronograph 02320.742005 by didgerman
Emily murphy wrote: Corum Bubble Dive Bomber Chronograph 02320.742005 There's a real one on ebay for 1500 quid, why the hell would *we* want a replica? Do your research Ems..... How about a replica yacht in Nice?
August 28th 09 04:51 PM
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Phelps and Thorpe Question by Harold Pinter
What were each of their splits in their 200 IM race ?
July 30th 03 07:59 AM
by Ernest the Sheep Go to last post
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Stroke Rate, Michael! by 4precious
Michael Phelps better get his stroke rate up in the 200m. I watched the prelims last night against Thorpe. Thorpe would get half a body length lead for every 50m, and Michael would reel him back in on the turn with his superior underwater body dolphining. But his cadence is similar to Thorpe,...
August 17th 04 06:27 PM
by Marco Go to last post
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Local Rec Centre pool is like..... by Paging David Chase
an episode of Laguna Beach, all youth, lots of dudes. LOL cute girls too Can be intimidating for middle-aged body conscious men Vigorous laps do dust off the cobwebs though......
May 1st 06 07:34 PM
by Mark P Go to last post
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Music while Swimming Laps? by Jon
I was just curious if anyone has come across a workable solution for listening to music while swimming. I remember seeing pretty muuch only negative reviews of the Speedo radio. But now there are a number of really small mp3 players out there, along with waterproof cases. Would appreciate any...
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May 11th 04 11:26 PM
by Jon Go to last post
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SwimP3 by JJ
Hi, there have been a lot of posts in recent months about MP3 players for training (with little useful info provided)- so I figured I would detail my experiences for the group. I have been wondering about getting one for a long while and as my training swims are now 1hr plus, I figured it was...
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February 16th 07 12:31 AM
by Keith Midgley Go to last post
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Electronically Timing Two Swimmers per Lane by Greg Woo
Does anyone here have experience running a meet with two swimmers in a single lane? For an upcoming meet, the meet director has decided that we will have two swimmers per lane for the 800 meter Free and the 1500 meter Free events. The meet director also says that we need to have...
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May 23rd 04 12:19 PM
by Greg Woo Go to last post
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cold water swimming UK by Inwood
I am asking for advice for my daughter who lives in the East Midlands UK. She is looking for a venue where she can continue to train in cold water now our training in Matlock Bath (outdoor unheated pool at a hotel) has finished until next summer. She is going to US in December and is looking...
September 9th 06 11:48 AM
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Michael Phelps NEW WORLD RECORD!!!! by winnard
He timed 420 in his second dash to shame in consecutive Olympics! http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/sport/more_sport/article5634206.ece idot. Go ahead and smoke a bowl, just don't let anyone take your picture, moran.
February 2nd 09 01:14 PM
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Slush by Micheal Artindale
The recent weather is worrying me. It has been warm, and on Friday, they expect about 20mm of rain. If that happens, there will be too much slush to go on the lake with a snowmachine. If there is not too much slush for me to go out on skis, I will. I may have to wait untill after the ice is off...
March 15th 06 03:30 PM
by Steph Go to last post
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Fins and weight belt -- good cardiovascular exercise? by [email protected]
I go to a local pool regularly; I am not concerned with speed, just with endurance and cardiovascular fitness. Few weeks ago I was testing my new fins (I am a scuba diver) and to get some decent exercise out of the visit decided to make it a little more challenging. I put on my weight belt with 9...
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February 18th 06 09:09 PM
by Steph Go to last post
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Thorpe involved in doping case? by Silver0l
Seen in L'Equipe. http://www.lequipe.fr/Aussi/breves2007/20070330_183108Dev.html They usually are well informed about doping affairs... :-( -- Olivier
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April 3rd 07 05:04 AM
by Pat Go to last post
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Did the coaches leave? by Madelaine
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November 18th 05 09:27 PM
by [email protected] (Larry Weisenthal) Go to last post
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Masters of the Universe by Duncan Heenan
Although I have been a member of a Masters club for some time, I don't like the term. I think it is inaccurate. The term 'Master' conjures up the vision of some giant of the discipline whose towering achievements allow him or her to excel in action and whose words of wisdom fall effortlessly...
November 15th 06 08:43 PM
by Duncan Heenan Go to last post
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I will be feeling this tomorrow by Micheal Artindale
Last year I was thinking of doing something, this year I am doing it. I was concidering swimming more often than when the Masters team does. Since Monday I am swimming every weekday for about an hour/1.5+km on top of the 2km on tues, wed, and sun. Part of me wants to keep this up. The part...
September 30th 08 11:45 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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What kind of kick ? by luc wastiaux
Hello, I am reporting on my progress with freestyle again. I have received some very good advice here in the past. I feel more and more comfortable in the water, except for my kicking, which I feel is very irregular and I need some advice about that: - do you bend your knees ? - should it be fast,...
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September 2nd 04 05:51 PM
by jtaylor Go to last post
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The case for a Black Olympics and a White Olympics by Pat[_13_]
Love Europe, Hate the EU wrote: What do you think? I think there is nothing such as a "sub-species" in the Human race. I think you're despicable. plonk
August 26th 09 03:43 AM
by William Clark Go to last post
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the hyping of michael phelps by marathoner52
what is with all this hype about this kid? i do not get it? he is on the cover of every single olympic mag cover and they are talking about all the gold medals he can win. plus the media is tabbing michael to be "the greatest american swimmer ever." now how can michael possibly be considered to be...
August 6th 04 11:41 AM
by Mark P Go to last post
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