Coaching

More Than You Want to Know About Swim Goggles

There is perhaps nothing more closely associated with swimming than a bathing suit and goggles. But what many people may not realize is that this is only a recent thing. The first time someone wore goggles in an international swim meet was only in 1970. Goggles for practice only showed up around 1968. But once… Continue reading More Than You Want to Know About Swim Goggles

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More Than You Want to Know About Practice and Competition Swim Suits

WARNING: This is long. If you just want to know about modern practice and competition swim suits, skip down to near the end.  I'm going to tackle this subject chronologically, since the road to the present has had its share of strange activities. There has been swimming as far ago as the Greeks and Romans. … Continue reading More Than You Want to Know About Practice and Competition Swim Suits