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...upper body being the most common response. In my opinion, simply asking swimmers or knowing where the athlete fatigues is essential for improvement as are only as strong as our...

...in us." He goes on to refer to current research exploring "how much of a factor being descended from slaves contributes to athletic ability." This is one athlete’s opinion, but...

...14. In your opinion, who are some successful swimmers despite being poorly build for it? Who's good at this who shouldn't be? Anyone that appears not to be long and...

...an issue. In your opinion, what is the maximum amount of training an athlete should perform? Is this volume dependent on the athlete? Yes, it's going to vary so much...

...results in many similarities. Upkicking Ain't Easy Baby A lot of coaches stress the upkick, feeling it propels the body forward. In my opinion, the upkick is less about propulsion,...

...in swimming and facial beauty, but is this one man's humble opinion or the consensus.  Whether discussing faces or strokes, beauty is far from being quantified, but everyone has a...

...43% in a 2012 survey). (stats from Where are the Elite Female Coaches?) Many have weighed their opinion, both on and off the record (see Kim Brackin Interview, Swimming World)....

...injury prevention guidelines. 8. If a swimmer is having pain in their shoulder in practice, in your opinion, what should the coach do? I think the biggest thing that the...

...much larger than the hand, may violate the specificity principle, and could compromise shoulder health. This Author's Informed Opinion on Swimming Dryland Based upon the determinants of swim performance as...

...happen. The above functions are inherent qualities of any good coach, but they are not the only ones. In my opinion, some of them are more important than others. Let...

   
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