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Man from Atlantis!

Man from Atlantis!

Well, not quite. But I’m stupidly pleased with myself today, because I managed to swim 800m this morning, all front crawl, in 25 minutes.  Now, that time won’t impress many of you seasoned triathletes, I’m sure.  But considering in June the only way I could do this was to use mainly breast stroke, I’m completely chuffed with how it’s progressing. As well as that, I managed the first 16 length in 12 minutes,...

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Swimming onwards…

Swimming onwards…

It’s getting better.  At the SwimFit session this week I swam maybe 40 lengths front crawl, and it’s feeling better too.  My technique still isn’t great … I know what to do, but concentrating and trying to do all of it at once means I just turn into a mess.  At present I enjoy swimming with a pull-buoy, and find that a lot easier and much less exhausting.  Basically, until now I’ve been sprinting...

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