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  • MySwimPro on watchOS 5 With the release of Apple’s new operating system for Apple Watch, watchOS 5, we wanted to see if we could use the new OS to help us improve our Apple Watch app experience. We re-wrote our distance tracking algorithm and improved our UI to reflect our most common requests from community members. New Bones In […] October 12, 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
  • 5 Open Water Races You Can’t Miss in Summer 2018 | North America Ready for race season? We’ve rounded up our favorite Summer 2018 open water swim races happening in North America. It’s time to book your flights and hit the open water! MySwimPro is proud to be the Official Swim Training App of the Global Swim Series, and we are so excited to share these great races […] June 29, 2018
  • MySwimPro & Open Water Planet Partnership We’re excited to announce a partnership with Open Water Planet and MySwimPro. In the coming months we’ll be launching a fully integrated training program for all levels of swimmers looking to compete in open water events run by Open Water Planet. Our team is thrilled to join forces with Open Water Planet as we expand […] March 21, 2017
  • Should You Swim On An Empty Stomach? If you swim first thing in the morning, you probably do it before eating a full breakfast. “Going into the workout well fueled will allow you to work at a high intensity, which equates to a better quality workout,” says Kelly Pritchett, a board certified specialist in sports dietetics. She says while it’s not strictly […] March 5, 2017
  • 5 Reasons Why Bodyweight Training Improves Your Swimming Performance The most ambitious swimmers are always looking for ways to get faster. The traditional mentality of “swim more, swim faster” will only get you so far, and while it is true that the majority of your workouts will consist of training in the pool or open water, the positive effects of strength training with your […] March 3, 2017
  • How Many Swimming Laps Are In One Mile? The mile is an English unit of length of linear measure equal to 5,280 feet, or 1,760 yards, and standardized as exactly 1,609.344 meters by international agreement in 1959. It alls started in a process where the United States decided to focus on international and Olympic competition. 1896 marked the first Olympic Games that featured […] February 16, 2017
  • 10 Essential Foods For A Healthy Heart Nutrition is usually one of the forgotten components of a holistic training regimen. It’s well known that eating more nutrient-dense food is better for our total-body health and can lead to performance improvements in the pool. “You can definitely reduce your risk of developing cardiovascular disease by eating certain foods every day,” says Julie Zumpano, […] February 11, 2017
  • Michigan Business Rap Adam and I recently had the opportunity to share our story building MySwimPro on Michigan’s 92.1 FM. We guest starred on a segment hosted by Tony Cuthbert called Michigan Business Rap. The Michigan Business Rap is a round table discussion with Mid-Michigan’s brightest business owners and decision makers discussing business trends, challenges and politics affecting […] January 20, 2017
  • 17 Swimming Resolutions For 2017 New Years resolutions are a bit like fads. They come, they go, but they rarely make much of a dent in your actual life. 80% of resolutions fail by February and only 8% of people actually achieve them. Not this year. Not you! When setting goals, it’s crucial that they be very defined and methodical […] January 19, 2017