Swimming science : optimizing training and performance / edited by G. John Mullen.

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Published: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2018.
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Format: Book
Summary:Swimming is often touted as one of the most accessible workoutslow impact, low tech, and beneficial at any stage of life. Yet each time you suit up and dive in, your body's moving parts must work together to propel you through dozens of pounds of water resistance, somehow emulating the movements of species that evolved specifically for the water. What are the physical forces at work when you get in a pool, and what determines whether you will sink or swim?
Physical Description:192 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Notes:Bib#: 2780130
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.