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Backstroker's wave

The way the water flies off of a swimmers arms makes interesting patterns.

Sports Art


One of the things I have noticed about backstroke is the arm pull is the way I pulled in the water and the way I finished my arm pull. 124 more words


Frozen Moment

Always trying to catch the action shot.  The feel of motion.  But then it ends up stiff.

Here is Maura starting the backstroke heat.

Maura, forever frozen, in this tiny second,  as she pushes off the wall.


Sunday Musings

MILES: You’ll recall that we live in a 2 up/2 down terrace and that we’ve given over 1 bedroom and our front room for strictly school use – the rooms have been kitted out as classrooms and are locked shut outside of school hours. 238 more words

Homeschool Blog

Osca - Blood (backstroke. Remix)

It is Monday. Have a remix.

We missed out on a remix last week, but we have a jolly little bugger to make up for it this week with Backstroke.’s remix of Osca’s… 71 more words

Monday Melancholy



500, 400, 300, easy free (warm-up)

6×50 back kick on the 1:20

4×100 back on the 2:00

4×100 back on the 2:00

4×50 back on the 1:10… 48 more words


What's your goal?

What is your swimming goal this Winter?  I am keen to learn whether or not you have one and if so what it is.  It could be just to keep swimming  fit and have fun.   127 more words

Training Skills