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Swimming Technique, Training, Competition Strategy by Alan Lynn
  

Swimming Technique, Training, Competition Strategy

Part of the Crowood Sports Guides Series

Synopsis

Swimming Technique, Training, Competition Strategy by Alan Lynn

Crowood Sports Guides provide sound, practical advice that will help make you a better sportsperson whether you are learning the basic skills, discovering more advanced techniques or reviewing the fundamentals of your sport. Featured in Swimming - Crowood Sports Guides are information boxes containing Key Points and Top Tips; sequence photographs and detailed diagrams in colour. There is a thorough analysis of the four strokes (Butterfly, Backstroke, Breaststroke and Freestyle). Starts and turns analysis, including the individual Medley are covered and valuable advice on techniques, coaching, drills, training, tapering, nutrition and competition psychology is given. There is also an introduction to rules and equipment.

About the Author

Alan Lynn is a highly experienced coach and coach educator. He was the Technical Director of Scottish Swimming, was sportscotland Coach of the Year in 1999, and has coached swimmers up to Olympic level. He is currently a Lecturer in Coaching & Sports Development in the Scottish School of Sports Studies, University of Strathclyde.

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Book Info

Publication date

10th February 2005

Author

Alan Lynn

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Publisher

The Crowood Press Ltd

Format

Paperback
128 pages

Categories

Swimming & diving

ISBN

9781861267573

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