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  • Why Swimming is the Hardest Sport | The #AskASwimPro Show On this episode of the #AskASwimPro show we’re in our Detroit studio discussing why swimming is harder than any other sport! – Why swimmers think their sport is the hardest – Differences between swimming and other sports – Pool Swimming vs Open Water vs Water Polo vs Lifeguard Competitions Listen to the #AskASwimPro Show on […] July 26, 2018
  • How to Check Your Technique When Swimming Alone Getting technique feedback from a coach on deck is a huge benefit of swimming with a team. But, what about when you’re working through a MySwimPro Training Plan or WOD on your own? How do you check your form without a coach? It’s not as simple to know if you’re practicing the right form if […] July 25, 2018
  • The Most Common Freestyle Mistakes Made by Beginner Swimmers Swimming is an amazing total body workout that you can participate in for your entire life. If you’re just getting started, it can be intimidating to take the leap and make swimming part of your regular routine. Fortunately, we’re here to help! Below are 10 of the most common mistakes that beginner swimmers make when […] July 25, 2018
  • Personal Swim Coaching Algorithm A personal swim coach can make all the difference in helping you swim faster and more efficient than if you were to train on your own. One of the key benefits of having a coach on deck is they can help guide you through structured workouts that are personalized to your speed and skill level. […] July 24, 2018
  • Overcoming Swimming Fatigue | #AskASwimPro Show On this episode of the #AskASwimPro show we’re at Campus Martius Park in Downtown Detroit discussing how to overcome swimming fatigue and prevent yourself from burning out. – Why swimmers burn out – How to get back into swimming after a long break – How many times per week you should swim Listen to the […] July 20, 2018
  • Open Water Drafting Technique | Whiteboard Wednesday Drafting is a technique that’s well understood in race car driving and cycling. In swimming, the effect can be just as big because water is 800x more dense than air and there’s significantly more resistance in the water than on land. Open water swimming is a fun and exciting sport. One of the reasons it […] July 18, 2018
  • Marathon Swimming: Hit the Ocean this September Marathon swimming is no joke. It is an incredible accomplishment to complete a race that is at least 10km in open water. We have many marathon swimmers that are training with MySwimPro so we thought it’d be helpful to share some upcoming races that are happening in the U.S. this fall! It’s time to the […] July 14, 2018
  • Advanced Analytics: SWOLF Workout Using data to help you understand your swimming performance is one of the most efficient ways to help you improve in the water. With advances in wearable technology, the most important metrics can be tracked automatically and used to your advantage. “If you can’t measure it, you can’t improve it.” I completed the workout below […] July 11, 2018
  • Open Water Drafting | #AskASwimPro Show On this episode of the #AskASwimPro show we’re speaking with our community and overviewing open water race strategy and drafting technique. – Favorite part about open water swimming – Open water swimming vs pool swimming – Open water drafting strategy – Open water breathing strategy Listen to the open water discussion on SoundCloud: QUESTIONS: :22 […] July 10, 2018
  • MySwimPro | Apple App of the Day Apple launched the App Store in July, 2008 with 500 apps. Today, there are over 2 million apps on the App Store, and we are thrilled that MySwimPro was selected by Apple as the App of the Day on July 7, 2018 in the United States App Store. MySwimPro was also featured on the Home […] July 9, 2018