Swim Speed Secrets, 2nd Ed. by Sheila Taormina

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Swimming is a sport that does not always reward simply working harder—a swimmer can log thousands of meters a week and never get much faster. That’s where a tool, like this book from Olympic swimmer Sheila Taormina, comes in very handy. She breaks down complicated swim technique ideas and makes them easy to understand and implement.