Introduction and tutorial on how to learn swimming
Before showing you the most useful steps on how to learn swimming we have to say that it is an extremely funny activity, a wonderful sport and a great workout. Moreover, there is nothing like swimming on a very hot summer day that you need to get yourself freshen. A lot of people also say that swimming is a great skill that can save your life if something happens in the water.
Finally, we all understand that if we know how to swim, we can safely enjoy some perfect water activities like kayaking and surfing.
As we said before, it is a great workout, too. This happens because swimming forces your whole body to work against water resistance and as a result of that it strengthens your muscles, your lungs and your heart.
So let’s continue to our article and see the steps on how to learn swimming.
Video containing everything you need to learn to swim
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The following video will show you everything you need to learn to swim. You are going to see the basics of swimming in step-by-step guide.
It is true that learning to swim is not difficult. It needs correct exercises and of course your desire to learn swimming. In this great video guide, you are going learn to swim correctly, from beginner to advanced swimmer who has not been practicing swimming competitively.
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All the tips
Here you can read all the tips we have collected for you in order to learn swimming.
Begin in the shallow end of a swimming pool
It is absolutely normal to fear the water if you have spent little time in it. Swimming in the shallow end of a pool can help you to overcome this fear. You are going to be able to stand easily in the water, lowering yourself according to your comfort level. You can also practice holding your breath while your head is under the surface of the water because you know you can come up for air whenever you want.