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i want to know about swimming? different strokes, basi size of pools, etc. even about the hampions of swimming

-- harshita (, January 19, 2004


hi There are 4 strokes recognised at competition level and swimming assaciations throught the world. Butterfly - sometimes called Fly Backstroke Breaststroke Front Crawl - sometimes called craw

The are other strokes such as side stroke - A form of breaststroke with one shoulder in fron of the other Also Doggie paddle - A bit like crawl except the arms stay submerged and operate from an extended position to the chest.

Pool sizes? Standard Olympic pools are 50 meters in length Many public pools in the uk are 25 meters though.

hope this helps

-- john rutherford (, January 19, 2004.

what are 4 swimming strokes?? also how are they performed

-- jennay nguyen (, January 19, 2004.

backhand stroke, front stroke, breast stroke, butter stroke

-- J. Holms (, February 14, 2004.

Butterfly, Bacckstroke Breast Stroke and Free style

-- Jan Marwin Ong (, January 15, 2005.

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