Carlos Pineda

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The MegaBots ‘Mad Scientists’ Want To Finally Make Robot Fighting A Reality

Are you the type of person who watched the Hugh Jackman comedy <i>Real Steel</i> and thought, “This is pretty great, this robot fighting… someone should do this for real”? If you answered yes and have a few hundred thousand dollars to spare, then today might be your lucky day. A team of “more than 20 …

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A pullbuoy can help support you in a horizontal position while you practice your technique.

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This week: Discover how using a training aid can make all the difference to your technique, fitness, strength & speed. #GetSpeedoFit

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Swimming lessons: the Total Immersion method

<b>Can you not swim yet?</b><br>Actually, I think maybe I can …<p><b>Really?</b><br>Yes, really. All these lessons have paid off, but I feel as though I finally managed to properly grasp the mechanics of freestyle on an intensive swimming weekend, using the Total Immersion method.<p><b>Total Immersion. Good grief. That sounds</b> …

Facing Her Worst Fear: An ELLE Writer Learns to Swim at 28

"I'm afraid to go deep" was an oft-uttered phrase that became something of a metaphor for Irina Aleksander's life until, at age 28, she decided to take the plunge<p>We are here to learn how to swim. By <i>we</i>, I am referring to the two dozen or so men and women between the ages of 20 and 60 who are huddled …

Swimming lessons: the Miracle Swimming method

<b>What swimming method have you been trying this time?</b><br>I had a go at the Miracle Swimming method with A2Z Swim this week.<p><b>That's a bold name. What's so miraculous about it?</b><br>In short, it teaches you not to be afraid of the water. Which is difficult when you think about it, because instinctively and for …

15 Swimmer Stereotypes We Love and Hate

<i>Olivier Poirier-Leroy is a former national level swimmer based out of Victoria, BC. In feeding his passion for swimming, he has developed</i> …

10 Health Benefits of Swimming

In the 1985 Ron Howard movie "Cocoon," a group of elderly adults discovers that a nearby swimming pool has the power to imbue them with new strength, …

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