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Swimming: Quah misses out on 100m backstroke semi-finals at world championships

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: National swimmer Quah Zheng Wen missed out on the men’s 100m backstroke semi-finals at the FINA World Championships on Monday (Jul 24) in Budapest.  68 more words

Current Affairs

Training camp II in Mataró

In May Emilie went back to Mataró for the second time this season. She spent ten days on a training camp preparing for the national age group championships coming up next week.  44 more words


Back on track again

After quite a long time of uncertainty and setbacks, Emilie seems to be back on track again. Her performance in 100m backstroke was quite impressive in the Grand Prix swimming competition in Espoo last week-end (May 12-15). 84 more words


Teach your child to swim - Backstroke

Once your child is confident with performing ‘pat the dog’, then backstroke arms can be introduced.

Just like freestyle arms we simplify the stroke when first teaching it and usr a technique called single-arm backstroke. 101 more words

Learn To Swim

Any Way You Can Pull It

Target Group: 11& Older, B Times & Faster

For a quality active recovery practice, set them up with some scull and catch drills before beginning! 47 more words

Age Group

Swim Tournament: How I Did...

*Deep breath*. Okay so today was such a busy day. I had my swimming BISAC at Bangkok Pattana school.

Here are the events that I swam: ( The photos are to show you what the stroke looks like) 245 more words


Wednesday - breakout technique and sharpen up

Moving to our last session before the ACAMIS swim meet, even though swimmers are tapering off with a decrease in volume and heavy training work, there is still a need to keep the swimmers fresh and sharp. 245 more words