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Three ways to increase your stamina while swimming

Do you love swimming? While swimming does it feel low each time? Do you wish to increase your stamina while swimming? Well, it cannot be done overnight because boosting up swimming stamina is however not that easy as it seems to be. You need not worry about the same as here are some of the elite workouts and tips to improve your stamina level.

How to increase stamina while swimming:

As you might be aware of the fact that exercising is considered to be the best way in order to enhance your stamina, but with exercising a perfect workout tips have to included too in order to see the change in your daily routine.

  1. Go slow and sturdy: It is important to go slow as if you start slowly it will initially help you get comfortable in the pool and it is important because only then you will be able to learn the ideal swimming techniques and would be able to prevent injuries. For newbie’s if they swim or splash around thrice a week it would be considered a good workout.
  2. Choose cross-training: If you want to improve your total body workout which includes swimming too cross training can help you in gaining a lot of fast speed. For your upper body workout you can try any type of convenient weight workout and for that you just need to focus on your torso i.e. core, arms, back etc in order to get carved swimmer shoulders and for that you don’t require heavy equipment or intricate movements.
  3. Make proper use of equipment: As you might be aware of the fact that swimming strokes are not at all natural moves. Equipments like keyboard, fin, drill and paddle can help you to get familiar with your strokes so, it is better if you make use of these equipments. Therefore, it is important for you to know about the right positions of your body so that you can alter the swimming techniques accordingly.
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Best swimming workouts:

Swimming workouts do exist and here are the steps you need to follow in order to increase the ability of performing latest recurrence without feeling the advice to stop:

  1. Start your day with an easy warm up and for this you just need to swim anywhere between 200 to 400 meters and make sure your speed is slow and also ensure that you compare your stroke after every 100 meters and after that take rest if required.
  2. After resting for a while complete swimming at least for 300 meters in 3 consecutive sets of 100meters. Make sure that your speed should be moderate because there is no stroke preference for this. Therefore, you must at least give yourself resting time for about 10-15 seconds.
  3. Finish your swimming for another 300meters but this time break it into 2 sets each i.e. 150meters each because then it would become quite easier for you and make sure that the speed in the first set should be moderate and after swimming for 150 meters take some rest for about 20seconds. After the first set is completed practice the second set by increasing your speed according to whatever is needed and it should be up to 90% and similarly it should be followed by resting after every 30 seconds.
  4. After the whole process is competed cool your whole body down by just swimming the last set of 200meters and make sure you remain slow this time and if you desire to use fins you can use it for this purpose.

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Tips to enhance or improve your stamina while swimming:

Here are some of the most common and useful tips that will initially help you in improving your stamina for swimming:

  • It’s important to have a full fledged meal which includes lots of carbohydrates and grains like oatmeal, pasta and rice etc just half an hour before you go for swimming.
  • It’s important to keep yourself hydrated and for that you should drink enough water before jumping into the pool.
  • During this process if you feel thirsty make sure you drink water to keep yourself hydrated.
  • It’s important for you to take complete care of yourself and at least once in a day practice stretching after every swimming session so that you don’t run out of water for the next session.

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Isn’t it an easy process to increase your stamina for swimming? I hope you now know how to increase the stamina levels of your body as swimming is therapeutic and if you swim in a right position you’ll be able to provide your body a complete body all at once. But for that it is important for you to swim right and for that it is also important for you to follow these easy and simple steps and tips so that you initially boost up your swimming stamina and can swim like a fish actually.

– By Vandana Bhatia

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