Swimming Blog Posts

The Top 8 Swimming Themed Books Of All Time

Have you ever noticed that swimming and reading have a lot in common? Think about it; they’re both solitary pursuits, they both allow you to escape into a different world and they both offer a wonderful dose of freedom. I always mention to my clients that receive private swimming lessons , reading about the sport can help take your swimming... continue reading

Swimming for Weight Loss

Weight loss swimming

Burn those unwanted pounds As well as the obvious benefits of swimming on the cardiovascular system, heart, lungs and muscles. Swimming can torch unwanted fat and burn those extra pounds in double quick time. Swimming for weight loss is a...continue reading

Swimming Nutrition

Swimming Nutrition

Food for Swimming Swimming Nutrition is often a hot topic for discussion. Trying to find time to swim with a busy schedule is challenging enough, then there's the question, what do i eat. When, how much, at what time, have...continue reading

Swimming Butterfly – Part 1

Butterfly swimming

How to fly like Phelps! Butterfly is known amongst swimmers as being notoriously hard. Whilst learning and perfecting the technique may seem gruelling, the rewards are worth it. Not only is butterfly the second fastest stroke, when swam correctly, it...continue reading

The Breaststroke Blueprint

Breaststroke by Laurence Mills

Breaststroke is often thought of as one for the seniors, the image of the elderly lady gliding elegantly over the top of the water so not to discolour her blue rinse. In reality, this is a long way from the...continue reading

Learning To Swim: Mastering The Basics

Learn how to swim

For many people, learning to swim can be one of life’s annoying little challenges. Most non-swimmers fall into one of these three categories. Which one applies to you? Had school swimming lessons a child but never quite grasped the correct...continue reading