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FINIS Sponsors Olympian Roy-Allan Saul Burch

FINIS Sponsors Olympian Roy-Allan Saul Burch

Livermore, CA – (May 9, 2013) FINIS, a world leader in technical swimming products that maximize your swimming potential and technique, announces the sponsorship of Olympic athlete, Roy-Allan Saul Burch. The sprinter from Bermuda currently lives and trains in Cornelius, … Continue reading

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FINIS Launches the New Streamline Log

FINIS Launches the New Streamline Log

Livermore, CA – (December, 21 2012) FINIS, a world leader in technical swimming products that maximize your fitness potential and technique, announces the immediate upgrade of the Swimsense Performance Monitor online training log. The new Streamline Training Log is now integrated with … Continue reading

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*SALE* Back to School & Back to the Pool

*SALE* Back to School & Back to the Pool

  FINIS is happy to offer all of our customers a 15% discount from our FINIS product site, when they enter the code “back2school” at checkout. This code is redeemable through Sept 21, 2012. Please share the good news with … Continue reading

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The FINIS Fundamental Four

The FINIS Fundamental Four

When I assess our most successful products, a few immediately spring to mind.  They are great quality, highly beneficial training products that can help any level swimmer improve their ability in the water.  I call them the FINIS Fundamental Four: … Continue reading

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Swimulator+

Swimulator+

The Ideal App for Swimmers of All Types   The Swimulator+ app, created by Cassonz, is a FREE application that was created with swimmers in mind. This useful app provides swimmers the exact time to set a “bleeper” or Tempo … Continue reading

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One Tool – and Five Sets — That Will Transform Your Swimming

By Terry Laughlin INTRO There’s only one guaranteed way to swim faster. It’s not training for more yards, harder repeats, nor to build ‘limbs, lungs or muscles.’ It’s to build a long, efficient stroke, then hardwire your brain to maintain … Continue reading

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Tempo Trainer 3rd Mode: Two Goals, Four Ways

The term “Strokes Per Minute” is familiar amongst open water swimmers.  Advertised course distances can be misleading due to currents, chop, wind, drifting buoys, and navigational errors. As a result, stroke rate measurements have long been used in place of … Continue reading

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Using the Tempo Trainer to Increase your Stroke Rate

Using the Tempo Trainer to Increase your Stroke Rate

Maintaining a high stroke rate is an important part of any open water swim. During my Catalina crossing in August 2010 I raised my stroke rate from 68-72 strokes per minute to 75-77 as the swim progressed. Since then I … Continue reading

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Swimming Faster by Slowing Down and Finding your Stroke with the Tempo Trainer

Swimming Faster by Slowing Down and Finding your Stroke with the Tempo Trainer

One of the most common misconceptions in swimming is that if I swing my arms and kick my legs quick enough, I will go faster in the water. This simply isn’t true. How fast you move your arms does not … Continue reading

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FINIS Products at Best Buy®

FINIS Products at Best Buy®

SwiMP3, XtreaMP3, Lap Track, Tempo Trainer, Energy Goggles and Circuit Trainer are at a Best Buy® store near you Today I am proud to announce the immediate availability of select FINIS technical products at Best Buy stores nationwide. The products to be … Continue reading

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