Beginner Triathlete - Swim articles

author : Sara McLarty
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photoThis installment of the BT Swim Series will focus on breathing. Before you can swim fast, you must learn how to control your breathing so that easy swimming does not leave you gasping after one lap.
author : gsmacleod
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photoThese workouts are all designed for beginners and range in length from 400m to 1200m – hopefully providing some useful workouts until you are able to tackle the 2000m+ workouts.
author : Amy Kuitse
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photoIf you are a beginner triathlete training for your first triathlon, this article will show you three key swim workouts that you can use for your triathlon swim training.
author : 10Kswim.com
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photoLearn what the world's best open water swimmers look for, think about and do during a world-class open water swim and it's implications for triathletes looking to improve the swim leg of their race.
author : garyhallsr
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photoDoug was one of the few swimming coaches who really appreciated how important swimming technique is and would spend as much or more time with his athletes making sure they got it right.
author : Sara McLarty
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photoThis installment of the BT Swim Series will focus on open water swimming and four drills to help you better prepare for your event.
author : garyhallsr
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photoDrills and suggestions to make bilateral breathing seem effortless
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photoIs beating yourself up on intervals you can barely maintain the best way to get the most out of your swim workout?
author : mikericci
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photoUnlike the running or biking portions which seem to have some long rides or runs as an ongoing part the swimming program involves a lot of shorter intervals with short rests in between. Explain?
author : Sara McLarty
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photoThis installment of the BT Swim Series will focus on the four major parts of the arm stroke in freestyle: Catch, Pull, Finish, & Recovery.
author : Sara McLarty
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photoThis installment of the BT Swim Series will focus on being efficient in the water. Learning how to swim smooth and efficiently is important to becoming a great swimmer.
author : Sara McLarty
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photoThis installment of the BT Swim Series will focus on swimming tools and how best to use them. Includes pull buoys, kickboards, fins, paddles and snorkels.
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photoI have been swimming for ten months and it has been quite a challenge. I'm sure you have heard this before but I am a sinker.
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photoWork less to swim better. Part two of this video series covers the principles of active streamlining to swim faster with less effort.
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photoStart with balance, once you have improved in that area, move on to rotation, then breathing, and finally, you can start to get into the technical aspects of the pull.
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