Swim Poll of the Week: Do You Pull on the Lane Line in Backstroke During Workout?

This is the Swim Poll of the Week for Friday, July 6, 2018, sponsored by Strechcordz Swim Training Products. In our last poll, we wanted to know: Do You Pull on the Lane Line When Swimming Backstroke During Workout?

The results are in and…


Here are the answers:

Yes (30%)

No (46%)

Sometimes (22%)



    • Leanne Watson

      Who? That poor iron-deficient child?🤔

    • Simone Dearle

      I know i did…and thinking how sneaky and clever i was !

  1. HJ Oxie

    Jonathan Kourlesis

  2. Don Secor

    Only during warm up and cool down.

  3. MK Mahoney

    I never ever did when I was swimming. I was a backstroke and wanted to strengthen my pull on my own. Some of my teammates certainly did.

  4. Matteo Forni

    Without pull on the lane, is not backstroke.

Author: Andy Ross

Andy Ross is the new man on board at Swimming World. He is based out of Fort Lauderdale, Florida at the International Swimming Hall of Fame. He is a 2017 graduate of Southern Illinois University where he graduated cum laude.

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