Here’s a neat trick that we learned last year. Dave got a tip at a dive shop about how some divers use baby shampoo to
In the “I don’t know how I missed this earlier” category, here’s a great video from Leslie Thomas at Swim Art on how to properly
Dave and I had spoke earlier in the day, and he reported lake temperatures of 68F (69F at Ohio Street Beach). Shortly after that, some
Many of us recall our grandparents warning us about “undertows” or “undercurrents” along the coastlines of the Great Lakes or the oceans. A bit later
Just a quick note. Cherries are in season right now, and recent studies have indicated that cherries or cherry juice are excellent for post-workout muscle
If you spend all your time training in a swimming pool, you really miss out on the fun experience of swimming in choppy, wavy water.
As more and more of you get comfortable swimming in Lake Michigan, I guarantee that you will be enticed by some of the more exotic
When I first started going out to the lake to swim, I was always paranoid about what to do with my valuables. In fact, I
Here’s another great swimming article at Active.com by Michael Collins, Masters swimming and triathlon coach. You can check out the link, but it’s so succinct
Kevin Koskella of Tri Swim Coach has an article at Active.com on “8 Ways to Handle Swimming in Cold Water.” Here are his recommendations: 1.