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Why do we swim?

As I did my last swim of the semester in Pinnacle Lake late Saturday afternoon, I had a lot of thoughts going through my head. I swam slowly enjoying the brisk mountain water gliding along my body much smoother than the … Continue reading

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Relay Day

Although it was not a very serious swim day i thought it was still a fun and great work out to see what all we could manage to do as a class. For us to come together and make our … Continue reading

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My Fears are Completely Rational

http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/travel/news/2008-04-18-shark-beaches-forbes_N.htm A while back we talked about people’s fear of the water. The idea of the not knowing what’s under you and what could be swimming around with you. Well when I go to the beach 30 minutes away from … Continue reading

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Why We Swim

This is a video made by the incredible organization Swim Across America. This is their reasoning behind why they swim.

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Why Cats Don’t Swim

I thought this article was interesting because there is a misconceptions that cats in general hate water. This article explains that it’s mainly due to domesticated cats’ owners. It also talk about ways of fixing this issue and how certain … Continue reading

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http://www.swimsmooth.com/breathing.html Article shows how to master the breathing technique in freestyle. I always feel like I’m doing the freestyle wrong, which I usually am. If the technique is not correct, you’ll never get better. 

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I’m a violinist so I love this! Just thought I’d share. It might be a cello, not completely sure.

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