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Swim Lessons and Family Swimming

Moms, dads, moms-to-be, and families, are you looking for swim lessons, pool and beach swimming games, a swimming pool, or wondering if it is OK to swim when pregnant? These tips will help with some of your swim lesson and other swimming questions.
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Why Do You Swim?
Swimmers, what gets you to the water - and into the water? What is it that you enjoy about swimming?

Awards for Placing or Participating
Do swimmers deserve an award for showing up at practice, for trying to get better, for participation? No, not really.

Swim Lessons - A General Guide to Motivation and Adult Swim Lessons
Swim Lessons - A General Guide to Motivation and Adult Swim Lessons

Michael Phelps - Push the Limit - Kinect Xbox360 Game
A new game, Michael Phelps - Push the Limit - is slated for release in June 2011 on Kinect for Xbox 360. Push the Limit captures the player's exact movements to put them in control of an up-and-coming swimmer, with the ultimate goal of challenging Michael Phelps for the top spot.

How to Teach Swimmers the Back Float in 60 Seconds or Less?
When it comes to teaching swimming to true beginners who are at least 3 year of age, the back float can be taught in 60 seconds or less. Am I kidding? No, I am not. But let me explain an approach that will not only allow you to teach preschoolers to float on their back in 60 seconds or less, it will also help you teach preschoolers to swim...

Swimming Games at the Pool or the Beach
Swimming is not supposed to be just an exercise - it should be fun, too. One way to add more fun to the water is to play an organized game. Many games that can be played on land adapt well to the water, too. Volleyball, football, and even simple games like tag all work at the pool or beach.

Swimming Games
Swimming is not supposed to be just an exercise - it should be fun, too. One way to add more fun to the water is to play an organized game. Many games that can be played on land adapt well to the water, too.

Swimming Trivia Questions
What were the first goggles made of? How far does a tuna swim in its lifetime? When was the first recorded swimming competition in the United States? You can find these answers and more trivia, odd facts, and interesting tidbits of information about swimming, swimmers, pools, lakes, and oceans - all swim related things - on the Swimming Trivia...

About - Tips on Exercise for Women
Links to sites and articles from the About.com guide to Women's Health.

Is Swimming Safe in Pregnancy?
In general, swimming is considered a safe exercsie during pregnancy.

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