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Commit’s Software is Powerful

Courtesy of Commit Swimming. This is an advertisement for Commit Swimming, written by Commit Swimming. I hope that you view this as an honest demonstration of what Commit can do. It’s up to you to decide if it’s a tool that will help you as a swim coach. We always encourage you to test out everythin...

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Coaches: Workout Logging Software You Will Actually Enjoy

Courtesy of Commit Swimming. For swim coaches with busy schedules and lofty goals, Commit Swimming is the workout management software that helps you save time, stay organized, and reach your goals. Commit helps you manage your workouts. And, with Commit, you can type workouts just like you would wri...

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Dolfin Swimwear Announces Summer Sanders as Newest Brand Ambassador

Dolfin Swimwear, a division of Elite Sportswear, is proud to announce the signing of Summer Sanders as an endorser and face of Dolfin's Aquashape brand. [caption id="attachment_400290" align="alignleft" width="400"] Summer Sanders, new ambassador for Dolfin's Aquashape brand; Photo Courtesy: Hand-ou...

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Learn How NCAP Coaches Save Time and Organize Workouts

This is a case study courtesy of Commit Swimming. “Commit Swimming definitely improves the quality of my workouts and helps me be more efficient with my time.” STEPHEN CLENDENIN, HEAD COACH NATION’S CAPITAL SWIM CLUB, DULLES SOUTH SITE The Customer Nation’s Capital Swim Club Nation’s Capital Swim Cl...

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Swimmer Strength Tech Tip: Gripping

Contributed by Deniz Hekmati - Strength & Conditioning Specialist, Sport Scientist  How to grip things is a highly overlooked topic, yet grip strength is correlated to faster sprint performance in youth swimmers. Additionally, a solid grip in the weight room might save us from shoulder injuries ...

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How Florida State Streamlines the Way They Write Workouts

This is a case study courtesy of Commit Swimming. “Commit is great, especially when you have multiple coaches trying to track the workouts of different groups training at the same time. It makes it easy to keep track of the planning.” Emma Svensson, Assistant Coach, Florida State University The Cust...

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Don’t Let Injury End Your Season

Injury happens. Sometimes it’s minor and other times quite significant. Perhaps you crash your bike and break your clavicle, get a gash & need stitches, or just get some bad road rash, each of which will keep you out of the pool.  Some athletes get persistent ear infections, often called “swimmers e...

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Swimming Canada Welcomes TritonWear as Official Training Technology

Swimming Canada is pleased to announce that TritonWear, the world’s most comprehensive swimming analytics platform, is partnering with the organization as the Official Training Technology of Swimming Canada. TritonWear is revolutionizing swimming training, with data-driven insights for more efficien...

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FINIS: THE ONE STOP SHOP FOR TEAMS

FINIS, Inc., the worldwide leader in technical swim products, is proud to announce the global launch of their new Training Swimwear and Apparel Collection. FINIS has been a trusted name in swimming for over 30 years. We have always been known for our innovative technical equipment, now we’re bringin...

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FORM and Polar to Bring Heart Rate to Augmented Reality Swim Goggles

Starting this November, FORM Swim Goggles will support Polar’s OH1 and OH1+ optical heart rate monitors Today, FORM, the sports technology company behind the world’s first augmented reality swim goggles, and Polar, the leader in wearable sports and fitness technology for over 40 years, announced tha...

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Israeli Swim-Tech Company Aims To Make a Data Revolution

A new swim-tech company applies AI and computer vision to enable coaches and swimmers to measure all important metrics. SenSwim’s new solution requires no wearable devices to provide live feedback to every swimmer in a group using commercial cameras above the water line. The Israeli national team wi...

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Swimmer Strength Tech Tip: Performing the Squat

Contributed by Deniz Hekmati - Strength & Conditioning Specialist, Sport Scientist  Deniz Hekmati will be providing regular content on strength and conditioning as Swimming World's newest dryland contributor. Understand that squatting is very unique. Think of it as breastroke - it’s one stroke, ...

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Swimmer Strength Tech Tip: Squat Problems

Contributed by Deniz Hekmati - Strength & Conditioning Specialist, Sport Scientist  Deniz Hekmati will be providing regular content on strength and conditioning as Swimming World's newest dryland contributor. The squat is frequently prescribed by so many strength, and also swimming coaches. We a...