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Swim Tip

Presented by Nick Baker, Camp Director
Nike Peak Performance Summer Swim Camp in June Chicago, IL

Peak Performance Swim Camp: Breaststroke Shoot

Peak Performance Swim Camp Breaststroke

Give your breaststroke a boost! Shoot your hands directly forward, just below the surface, into full streamline. Avoid jumping the hands upward out of the water as it wastes valuable energy. Avoid angling the hands downward as it sends the body downward, increasing frontal drag, extending the length of the shoot phase, and reducing forward momentum.

Learn more from Coach Baker and his staff, who are the best at teaching swim strokes, at a Peak Performance Swim Camp located at various locations across the United States and abroad.

About Peak Performance Swim Camp

Peak Performance Swim Camp one-of-a-kind holistic training approach and positive coaching style is the creation of Coach Nick Baker, Founder and Head Coach of Peak Performance Swim Camp. For the past 43 years Nick Baker has coached many Elite-Level Athletes including: World Record Holders, Olympic Medalists, Olympic Finalists, Olympic Trial Qualifiers, NCAA Champions, Senior and Junior National Qualifiers, Zone Champions, State Champions, High School State Champions, Junior Olympic Champions and more.

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