Posts Tagged "Swimming"

Reset, Back To Basics

Reset, Back To Basics

If your house was sinking, would you replace the windows?  Hmmmm…. Probably wouldn’t slow the sinking, would it?  In fact, replacing the windows would likely distract you from fixing the foundation. The foundation is core of your temple.  Whether your home, body, stroke, or stride, it’s the foundation that supports every improvement we make.  Without a firm, well designed foundation,…

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Everybody is An Athlete

Everybody is An Athlete

We live in an exciting time for endurance sports. People of all shapes and sizes are getting into running, cycling, and swimming. Many are learning, for the first time in their life, they can accomplish athletic feats they once thought insurmountable. Whether it’s walking your first 5k, qualifying for Boston, or finishing an Ironman, you can train your body to…

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Triathlon Coaching Versus Triathlon Training

Triathlon Coaching Versus Triathlon Training

Triathlon Coaching Versus Triathlon Training Is there a difference between triathlon coaching versus triathlon training? What is the difference between triathlon coaching and triathlon training? Does training versus coaching matter to you? The terms are used interchangeably. Should they be? Triathlon: a : an athletic contest that is a long-distance race consisting of three phases (as swimming, bicycling, and running)…

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When Swimming Drills Don’t Work

When Swimming Drills Don’t Work

Unfortunately, working harder doesn’t always mean we get faster. Every athlete’s body moves a bit differently. It’s important to know how your body moves in all directions within your sport. Then, you need to know the most effective movement patterns for that sport. With this knowledge, drills can be designed that will maximize your improvements and reduce the risk of…

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