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Another Use for the Snorkel – Head Position in Breaststroke

Another Use for the Snorkel - Head Position in Breaststroke

Swimmers and coaches use the Swimmer’s Snorkel in all facets of training. Many use it for warm-up and technique work, others use it for aerobic test sets, and we have even seen triathletes use the snorkel for a good cardio-vascular … Continue reading

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FINIS Snorkel Comparison – Part 1 of 6

Over the years, swimmers and coaches have continued to ask the same underlying question of “Which FINIS snorkel should I buy?”. Over the next few weeks I will breakdown this question as I compare and contrast all the features and … Continue reading

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How to Flipturn with a Snorkel

When I talk to coaches, I often discuss with them the distinct advantages that the Swimmer’s Snorkel can offer to swimmers of all ages and ability levels. The snorkel lets the swimmer concentrate on technique while promoting correct head and … Continue reading

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Swimming Downhill

Swimming Downhill

In the swimming world, you often hear top coaches refer to the concept of “swimming downhill”. But what does this mean? Technically, swimming downhill refers to placing your body and core in an ideal position to reduce drag in the … Continue reading

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