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crawl

 [krawl]
to move the body along the ground through a synchronized action of the hands and knees.
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They performed a maximal effort during 200 m front crawl swim and after resting, participants performed 15 seconds maximal effort tethered front crawl swim.
Contourgrams the arms fingers T6 Front crawl: * Front crawl DPC correcting the swimming 25m with a 8x50m Video feedback movement with tight fist, 25m p.
According to Dan Bullock, director of SwimforTri (an organisation that offers swim coaching, with a focus on triathlon events), in front crawl there are four main factors:
You can spend the bulk of your workout doing the front crawl, also known as freestyle, according to the third edition of Fitness for Dummies by Suzanne Schlosberg and Liz Neporent, with Tere Stouffer Drenth.
Watching her splash around, giggling and laughing like a school girl and attempt the front crawl was a moving moment for me.
Our sequence of drills in the front crawl stroke is geared towards developing the students' confidence in moving forward from one step to the next in the order of difficulty.
With an arm out to one side towards the water, the pair bring the back arm up and over as they gracefully glide into the practice stage of a front crawl.
She taught Peggy how to do the front crawl without kicking her legs.
Although she still makes the swim instructor hold her hand when she jumps into the deep end, she has begun to grasp the basics of a front crawl stroke.
Individuals who cannot use their legs can learn to do a very credible front crawl stroke, since that stroke gets little propulsion from the kick.
Pictures: News MARK WAUGH & CLIVE ROSE/ GETTY IMAGES OLYMPIC hero Siobhan-Marie O'Connor has encouraged the people of Liverpool to take the plunge during a campaign which aims to help adults swim their way to fitness by improving their front crawl.

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