Thread: Swimming?
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Old 02-06-2013, 11:41 AM   #8
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Originally Posted by bostonsc4 View Post
Congratulations man! Thats not a bad start. When I was 90% sure I was enlisting in the Coast Guard I wanted to do the rescue swimmer program, I swam all the time. Its the type of workout that someone who says they're in good cardio shape from running etc/ will hop in the pool and be gassed after 3 laps. You have to build up your water confidence and endurance and it seems like you're doing well so far.
I don't think running is the same as swimming at all. I would go straight from soccer season into swim season and the cardio part of swimming felt way different than what I had gotten in shape for by running.
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