Tagged: distance swimming

Calculating Swim Lap Distance

Lap swimming is one of the best full-body workouts, offering cardiovascular exercise while strengthening a variety of muscle groups. Swim lap distance is a useful metric to track your progress over time, or to compare to your fellow swimmers in a friendly competition. Therefore, we’ve come up with this handy guide to help you calculate […]

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How to Read a Swim Workout

Many beginner swimmers set out with a goal of swimming a half mile or a mile straight through. I cringe when I hear that—it’s not really the best way to do a swim workout. If you were lifting weights, you would do 3 sets of 10 repetitions of a biceps curl, instead of 30 straight […]

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