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How To Improve Your Starts in Swimming ft. Coach Jack Bauerle | Olympians’ Tips

How To Improve Your Starts in Swimming ft. Coach Jack Bauerle | Olympians’ Tips

(COACHES TIPS) Hi, I’m Jack Bauerle, Olympic swimming coach, and I’m here to show you some things that we deem very important in the success of our swimmers, either trying to make an Olympic team, or trying to succeed at the Olympics themselves. – (STARTS) – On the starts, the bottom line is, there has …

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The Race That Changed Olympic Swimming | Strangest Moments

The Race That Changed Olympic Swimming | Strangest Moments

“Faster, Higher, Stronger” – the unimpeachable motto of the Olympic Games. Yet for Lance Larson, a 20-year-old American swimmer at the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome, being fastest didn’t necessarily translate into gold. The story of why that was so remains one of the most controversial in Olympic Games history because, in 1960, for all …

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How To Improve Your Swimming Turns ft. Coach Jack Bauerle | Olympians’ Tips

How To Improve Your Swimming Turns ft. Coach Jack Bauerle | Olympians’ Tips

Hi, I’m Jack Bauerle, Olympic swimming coach. And whether it be starts or turns or strokes, these are the things that help us make Olympians out of the kids that are here swimming with us. Turns are going to be really important because what we talk about is speed in means speed out. For you …

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Do fancy costumes help Skaters win Olympic Glory? | Burning Questions

Do fancy costumes help Skaters win Olympic Glory? | Burning Questions

Where else would you be able to see a giant swan and a besequined harlequin battle it out for top honours on a 30 metre by 60 metre sheet of ice? No, not the world’s weirdest themed fancy dress party, but the Winter Olympic Games. (BURNING QUESTIONS) (DO FANCY COSTUMES HELP SKATERS WIN OLYMPIC GLORY?) …

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Malaysia’s first Olympic Figure Skater trained in a Shopping Mall | Far From Home

Malaysia’s first Olympic Figure Skater trained in a Shopping Mall | Far From Home

Figure skating is a blend of many, many things. You need the balance of a gymnast. The elegance of a ballerina. The speed of a speed skater. Everything has to go well together and we have to do it on the ice. And look good at the same time. (FAR FROM HOME, PRESENTED BY BRIDGESTONE) …

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Figure Skating Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Figure Skating Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Pyeongchang 2018 – the stories to watch. Figure skating. Figure skating is the most graceful sport at the Winter Olympics, matching elegance with intense concentration, pinpoint precision with spins, throws and jumps, all on blades barely wider than a fingernail. There are five disciplines in figure skating. The men’s and ladies singles events consist of …