Written by top masters coach Emmett Hines, Fitness Swimming includes 60 all-new progressive workouts and incorporates them in its 16 sample training programs. He is one of only 13 coaches to hold the level 5 Masters certification, the American Swim Coaches Association’s (ASCA) highest adult coaching certification. He has spoken at the ASCA World Coaches Clinic and Pacific Coaches Clinic, two of the largest professional swim coaches’ gatherings in the world.
"A person may have a high fitness level for a variety of sports, but if he lacks effective swimming technique, he will be unable to swim very far or very fast," says master swimming coach, Emmett Hines. In his book, Fitness Swimming, Hines suggests that individuals test their fitness level before beginning any program with a T-20 Swim. Once you complete your swim, record the number of yards (or meters) you swam, your IHR after the swim, and the elapsed time of the swim.
Fitness Swimming by Emmett Hines is a fabulous book for the beginning swimmer, complete with color photographs. The book starts with equipment details including how to choose a swimsuit, goggles and swim cap. Then the book provides a swimming test to determine your swimming fitness.
When the recovering hand crosses the laser beam, this is the trigger to begin rotating your body (in the side view of the marionette recovery figure, the recovering hand is just crossing this imaginary laser beam). Lifting your arm and shoulder out of the water during the recovery stores energy (potential energy) in the form of a lifted mass that is poised to fall again (kinetic energy). As your hand passes through the imaginary laser beam and you begin the next core body rotation with your...
To play wide receiver well, a player must possess a combination of physical traits. Most receivers can run under a pass and catch it, but it takes a truly special player to be able to consistently catch the ball in crowded situations. The thing about receivers, they can’t do their job without help from the quarterback and the play caller, and receivers who want the ball will always let the quarterback and play caller know about it.