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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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Therefore, the aims of this study were to investigate whether land-based and tethered swimming strength tests can explain swimming performance in 200-meter front crawl and whether these tests were able to identify bilateral symmetry in force production.
Front crawl is by far the best for fat burning and toning, but if you really can't do it, use the same HIT principles for breast stroke.
The aim of the study was to perform a kinematic analysis of the front crawl in young triathletes Second Half program.
Results: The results of the 8 muscles studied muscle activation during the test was statistically significant for the infraspinatus (p = .020) and erector spinae muscle of the neck (p = .050) in the crawl, and the erector spinae of the neck (p = .020) in front crawl swimming.
The robot, nicknamed Swumanoid, can swim front crawl at a speed of 0.64 metres per second, just a third of the human world record, as well as backstroke and butterfly.
"My front crawl is my main stroke, it's where my advantage is, where I catch people up.
Classmate Euan Legg, eight, said: "I liked the bit where we did the front crawl because swimming is an Olympic sport and the bit where we did basketball."
Adamson's participation in the triathlon was the culmination of two years' training, during which time he has lost 24kg in weight, run two marathons, learnt to swim front crawl, and leant to endure seven hours sitting on a road bike.
Live swimming Eurosport/BBCi, 8am & 4.45pm FRONT CRAWL, breaststroke, butterfly, backstroke, doggy paddle, blah blah blah, writes Michael Brear.
I front crawl between lily pads and float without a word.
However, on reading, it becomes apparent that it's liberally strewn with irrelevant information (such as how to do the front crawl, backstroke and doggy paddle).
(front crawl) Testing with a start from the water 50m 28,15 (time) Number of stroke cycles / 50m 32 Average speed (V m/s) 1,77 Distance over a stroke cycle (DPC m) 1,56 Propulsion index 2,761 (Ip = V x DPC) Subject 2.

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