Adult Swimming Organizations | Articles, Books, etc. | Equipment | Swim Coach in Your Area | Link Indexes | On-line Swim Shops | Places to Swim | Sports Medicine | Swim Art & Graphics | Underwater Video Equipment | Video Clips of Great Swimmers | Workouts Online | Yard-Meters Conversion Methods & Utilities | Swimming Humor

Please report broken links or suggest additional links to Coach Emmett.

Underwater video equipment:

USMS Snooper rental program
Waterproof Camcorder Housings and
Underwater Cameras
     Coach Cam
Build your own underwater video camera

Video clips of great swimming and drills: - tons of drills and great information

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Looking for a swimming coach in your area?

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Coach Emmett's favorite sites for articles/information on swimming: - Coach Glenn Mills - Coach Terry Laughlin - This site also includes which is a wonderful "Analysis of Grant Hackett's and Ian Thorpe's Swimming Technique" done by Felix Gmeunder (Technique section) - ASCA Level 5 Coach and multiple USMS All-American breaststroker Wayne A. McCauley - Great info on starts - Swimming Etiquette 101

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Swimming Link Indexes:

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Adult Swimming Organizations:

Senior Games/Olympics
ASA - American Swimming Association

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Places to Swim:

GMSC Clubs
USMS Clubs
Swimmer's Guide Online

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On-line Swim Shops:

Kast-A-Way Swimwear (USMS Logo merchandise, Swimwear and gear)
Nor-Cal Swim Shop
Total Immersion
SWIM Magazine
Want Swedish "stringy" goggles DIRT CHEAP?

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Workouts on line:

SWIM/Swimming World Magazines

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USA Swimming has a network (and searchable database) of sports medicine professionals who have experience working with swimmers:

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Fistgloves - True-life experience with fistgloves.
Fins - Great stuff about fins - Bob Evans is a genius
Short Fins - Learn about Stubby Wubba Pheet from Marty Hull, the inventor.
StrechCordz - Dryland and in-water rigs, includes catalog and usage manuals
Swedish "stringy" goggles - Get 'em DIRT CHEAP
Training Snorkel
Positive Drive Fins

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Books, reviews, excerpts:

"Haunts of the Black Masseur: The Swimmer as Hero" by Charles Sprawson
"The Complete Book of Swimming" by Dr. Phil Whitten
"Swimming Past 50" by Mel Goldstein & Dave Tanner
"Long Strokes in a Short Season" by Art Aungst

Terry Laughlin
"Total Immersion"
"Triathlon Swimming Made Easy"
"Swimming Made Easy"

Cecil Colwin -
"Swimming Dynamics"
"Swimming Into the 21st Century"
"Breakthrough Swimming"

"Swimming Fastest" by Ernie Maglischo

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Swim Related Art/Graphics - Masters swimmer, coach and artist, Deborah M. Brudvig - Her work is available on posters, t-shirts, coffee mugs, mouse pads etc. - sections called "Swimpictures", "Wallpapers", "Graphics Gallery", "Artroom"
- clipart, icons

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Yards/Meters Time Conversion Methods and Utilities (includes altitude conversions)


Swimming Humor



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