Category Archives: sidestroke

Tri the (freaking frigid!) Creek

It’s 36 degrees as we pull into Potato Creek State Park near South Bend Sunday morning. Steam’s rising off the water, which has plummeted 5 degrees in four days to a chilly 67. Most of us are in wetsuits of … Continue reading

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How the Navy Seals teach sidestroke

If you want to improve your sidestroke, go to the experts: the Navy Seals. This is the stroke they teach for both stealth swimming and long-haul swimming. There’s no “arm in the apple basket” lingo here; the arm movements are … Continue reading

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