Freestyle Swimming Technique – How to Breathe | The Race Club

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A lot of swimmers don’t think about how they are breathing but it can make a huge difference in your freestyle swim technique. Even at the highest level, there are common mistakes in breathing. Nathan Adrian is perhaps the best ‘breather’ in the world when it comes to how he takes his breath in a race. He uses his neck muscles to force the head back down quickly to minimize the amount of drag caused by the head out of alignment. In this video Race Club, coaches teach swim drills to help the campers learn the proper way to breathe, like Nathan Adrian!

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