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by woody
Sun Dec 02, 2012 12:18 am
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Total Immersion Swimming
Replies: 168
Views: 79607

Re: Total Immersion Swimming

Hi coach suzanne, Hope we can keep you here for some time. Your love for swimming is inspiring, and your input shows knowledge and experience. I couldn't agree more well said Arnie :D Also just watched Anna in swedish clip not sure you are right about stop go take a look at the bow wave she is movi...
by woody
Sun Dec 02, 2012 12:03 am
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Finis Tempo Trainer
Replies: 25
Views: 6418

Re: Finis Tempo Trainer

My Tempis Trainer Pro arrived Yesterday and have had two swims with my first advice to you Don is unpack yours now and start using it. Yesterday I read the instructions had a play with it at home I liked the clip it came with thinking that would help with attaching to goggle strap BUT No it say NOT ...
by woody
Thu Nov 29, 2012 11:04 pm
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Total Immersion Swimming
Replies: 168
Views: 79607

Re: Total Immersion Swimming

Hi suzanne
I think don means TI
Regards woody
by woody
Thu Nov 29, 2012 10:51 pm
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Total Immersion Swimming
Replies: 168
Views: 79607

Re: Total Immersion Swimming

I wouldnt mind whether its mainstream or ti being able to swim half as well as either of these two guys

Check out this video on YouTube
http://youtu.be/XvM3JYC--hM


Check out this video on YouTube
http://youtu.be/rJpFVvho0o4

Woody
by woody
Wed Nov 28, 2012 6:22 pm
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Advice on breathing please
Replies: 128
Views: 28993

Re: Advice on breathing please

Yesterday I managed to swim so much more relaxed to the point i was saying tick tock tick tock as Each arm speared in and breathing easy.I am sure my work on the catch has sorted this but being able to relax and say tick tock made me realise time for this temp thingy so just ordered one.
Woody
by woody
Wed Nov 28, 2012 5:59 pm
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Total Immersion Swimming
Replies: 168
Views: 79607

Re: Total Immersion Swimming

Hi Harry yes my coach was ian Smith TI head coach who sadly died in his sleep late last year . Personally I don't see all the differences charles points out because I just want to swim to a reasonable level by whatever way that acheives it. As amateurs i dont think we notice the differences its a bi...
by woody
Wed Nov 28, 2012 4:22 pm
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Total Immersion Swimming
Replies: 168
Views: 79607

Re: Total Immersion Swimming

Hi Harry
Back on the breathing thread we corressponded on I posted $ clips of me having lesos the first two were total immersion the second two swimtherapy so you can see the difference yourself.
Personally I would say just get some coaching
Woody
by woody
Tue Nov 27, 2012 11:42 pm
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Anyone bought high power prescription goggles recently?
Replies: 24
Views: 5802

Re: Anyone bought high power prescription goggles recently?

Hi Don
I was buying myself some new jammers and came acroos these http://www.mailsports.co.uk/goggles/per ... oduct~1968

I know the lens dont look right sizes but I have always foun company helpfull so maybe they may know where to get the ones you need

Woody
by woody
Tue Nov 27, 2012 4:33 pm
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: UNCO and P-UNCO Drills
Replies: 9
Views: 1399

Re: UNCO and P-UNCO Drills

Yes I have found working on that one movement has calmed the whole swim down yet improved speed and breathing.It certainly helps with the Unco.
Woody
by woody
Tue Nov 27, 2012 12:57 am
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: UNCO and P-UNCO Drills
Replies: 9
Views: 1399

Re: UNCO and P-UNCO Drills

Hi Shark I have only just stopped lifting as I go for the catch literally last few days I finally stopped putting effort and downward pressure as I moved my lead arm from full extension to my forearm being vertical. I simply didn't understand I was pressing down when i should be bending my elbow the...
by woody
Sat Nov 24, 2012 1:27 am
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Anyone bought high power prescription goggles recently?
Replies: 24
Views: 5802

Re: Anyone bought high power prescription goggles recently?

Hi Don
I wonder if for the safety of other Swimmers you pool would now allow you to swim with a white snorkle ! :lol:
by woody
Thu Nov 22, 2012 1:07 pm
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Advice on breathing please
Replies: 128
Views: 28993

Re: Advice on breathing please

Hi harry just a quick reply yo report spam when you are signed in there is a little upside down triangle with a! In it at the top right of every post. Click this and it lets you report as spam if somebody else has already reported it tells you too.
Regards
Woody
by woody
Thu Nov 22, 2012 1:12 am
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Advice on breathing please
Replies: 128
Views: 28993

Re: Advice on breathing please

Hi Harry/Brenton Solar has said in a pm that competitors are welcome here. Brenton I suppose as swimmers looking for help on here we are sensitive to protecting swimsmooths interests. Looking at the first few posts it seemed that you were just giving the barest of replies (tho straight to the heart ...
by woody
Wed Nov 21, 2012 9:48 pm
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Advice on breathing please
Replies: 128
Views: 28993

Re: Advice on breathing please

Hi All I had also thought Brentonford was spam as the posts were getting short pus an internet address but I was wrong Solar has assured me he's a good guy.Sorry Brentonford. Yes its strange once you know what you should do swimming becomes harder as we overthink it.I was swimming for an hour very s...
by woody
Mon Nov 19, 2012 11:47 pm
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Endless Pools
Replies: 2
Views: 728

Re: Endless Pools

Hi Cot All my lessons have been in an endless pool and I got all the brochures and dvd they send .They don't take up a huge space (easily get in a double garage) but I prefer a proper pool and with my local hotel 1 mile away its a lot cheaper.I do find the water coming towards me more dificult than ...
by woody
Mon Nov 19, 2012 11:27 pm
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Anyone bought high power prescription goggles recently?
Replies: 24
Views: 5802

Re: Anyone bought high power prescription goggles recently?

last one these are uk dealer for rec specs
perhaps they can speak to manufacturer especially if they can get some good publicity here for helping you

http://www.prescription-swimming-goggle ... ggles.html

woody
by woody
Mon Nov 19, 2012 11:10 pm
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Anyone bought high power prescription goggles recently?
Replies: 24
Views: 5802

Re: Anyone bought high power prescription goggles recently?

Hi Don I didn't even know they did anything but plain glass googgles till I saw your post then when I was in my opticians CATS Middlewich I saw some speedo ones on display. I presume your post title has the clue with the word high in it means normal opticians can,t get them. hope you have luck findi...
by woody
Sun Nov 18, 2012 10:22 pm
Forum: Talk Swimming!
Topic: Torpedo plus dolphin?
Replies: 12
Views: 2170

Re: Torpedo plus dolphin?

The post by coool was a copy of post by annmead on 35 session plan ! potentally a bot

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