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Old December 23rd 08, 03:58 PM posted to rec.sport.swimming
Steve Freides[_2_]
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Default How to improve swimming time?

"zalek" wrote in message
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Recently 16 year old son joined a school swimming team. He have
practice 5-6 times a week, but he is very unhappy with his 50 yard
free style time - 29.2 sec and he wants to improve it. Can you
recommend any exercize/books/video so it will help him?

Thanks,

Zalek


You and he should ask his coach for advice, not an Internet newsgroup,
IMHO. We are all as strong as our weakest link - if his coach can help
him identify that and work on it, great, but if your 16 year old son
only recently joined a high school swim team, perhaps he should just let
nature runs its course and see if 5-6 practices a week and the coaching
he gets during those practices is enough to find him slowly improving.

-S-


 




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