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The Art of Feeding

The Art of Feeding

 If you’re new to open water swimming or haven’t logged swim distances that more closely resemble something a runner might do, the term feeding may be unfamiliar. Like other marine creatures that spend significant time in the water, long distance … Continue reading

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Sculling For Everyone

Sculling For Everyone

There is a strange phrase swimmers use after being out of the water for long periods of time: “I seem to have lost my feel for the water”. To most this may seem ambiguous, but to swimmers it simply means … Continue reading

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Workout Wednesday: Swimming to be Solid Gold

Workout Wednesday: Swimming to be Solid Gold

1×400 free/stroke drill by 50’s 2×200 IM- 1 drill, 1 swim   4x100kick :10 seconds rest 4x100pull :15 seconds rest   4×250 dec 1-4 :20 seconds rest, dec to 400 pace 4×150 dec 1-4 :15 seconds rest, dec to 200 … Continue reading

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FINIS Snorkel Comparison – Part 4 of 6

After looking at the standard Swimmer’s Snorkel and the Swimmer’s Snorkel Junior, this week we review the Freestyle Snorkel… Freestyle Snorkel After receiving great feedback from coaches and swimmers on our Swimmer’s Snorkels, our R&D team decided to make a … Continue reading

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FINIS Snorkel Comparison – Part 3 of 6

Today we continue our snorkel comparison discussion with the Swimmer’s Snorkel Junior. For an easy evaluation, all other FINIS snorkels will be compared to the standard Swimmer’s Snorkel adult model that we reviewed in Part 2. By understand the key … Continue reading

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How to Flipturn with a Snorkel – Part 2

Breathing during the Turn Once you have tightly affixed your snorkel, you need to think about two primary breathing techniques when executing your flipturn. First you must blow bubbles out through your nose as you flip. Then as you push … Continue reading

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FINIS Snorkel Comparison – Part 2 of 6

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