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  • How to Breathe When Swimming Freestyle This post is sponsored by Underwater Audio! Get 15% off the SYRYN or Delphin waterproof music players with code MYSWIMPRO > Mastering breathing to the side in freestyle can be a challenge, and it’s easy to fall into bad habits that can slow you down significantly. If you’re having trouble breathing in freestyle, you’ve come […] April 13, 2021
  • Analyzing Simone Manuel’s Freestyle Stroke Technique Simone Manuel is one of the fastest sprinters in the world! At the 2016 Olympics, she won gold in the women’s 100-meter freestyle and the 4×100-meter medley relay, and silver in the 50-meter freestyle and the 4×100-meter freestyle relay. What does it take to be as fast as Simone? We broke down her technique to […] April 9, 2021
  • How Open Water Swimming Saved My Life In this guest blog, MySwimPro Ambassador Diego De Los Rios shares how swimming helped him resurface during a tough time in his life.  My journey with swimming started with me sinking at the bottom of the pool. I was 6 years old and I was drowning at a cocktail party. My dad taught me the […] April 8, 2021
  • Why This D1 Swimmer Started Training for Triathlons In this guest blog, MySwimPro Ambassador Simon Shi shares his swimming story, including how he transitioned to triathlon after his college swimming career. About Me My name is Simon Shi. I’m a triathlete and MySwimPro Ambassador living in Chandler, Arizona.  Swimming has been a huge part of my life for as long as I can […] April 7, 2021
  • 7 Most Common Mistakes Beginner Swimmers Make This blog post is sponsored by Hydrorevolution! Use code MYSWIMPRO for 20% off your purchase. When you’re getting started with swimming, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. With so much to think about while you swim, it’s easy to fall into bad habits if you aren’t careful. It’s understandable that you might not be doing things […] April 6, 2021
  • How Moving from Hungary to the US Changed My Perspective on Swimming In this guest blog post, MySwimPro Ambassador and elite masters swimmer Ildiko Szekely shares her swimming story, and how moving from her home country of Hungary to the United States helped her gain a new outlook on the sport. Growing Up in Hungary I was born and raised in Budapest, Hungary, while the country was […] April 1, 2021