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History of swimming

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Competitive swimming in Britain started around 1830, mostly using breaststroke. Swimming was part of the first modern Olympic games in 1896 in Athens.

Swimming Equipment and History - Olympic Sport History

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Ancient and modern history of swimming. From life skill to sport. South America and the crawl. Olympic history. Breaststroke, Backstroke, Crawl, Butterfly.

"History of Swimming" - History of F-1

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In 1538 Nicolas Wynman, German professor of languages, wrote the first swimming book, "Colymbetes". Competitive swimming in Europe started around 1800, ...

History of Swimming - SwimOutlet.com

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For everything from survival to recreation to competition, humans have been swimming for thousands of years. See how the sport has evolved.

The History & Evolution of Swimming | Study.com

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Did you know that native cultures have used a swimming stroke similar to freestyle since ancient times, but it wasn't used in modern swim competitions until the ...

The History of Swimming – From Ancient Times to Modern Olympic ...

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Jan 4, 2012 ... A brief history of Swimming. Swimming is an ancient activity that has taken place since both water and humans were on the earth. Prehistoric ...

History of Swimming

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swim 'til the end. homepage stepbystep historyofswimming theadvancedswimmer homepage ... However, competitive swimming has a much younger history .

16 History-Altering Moments in Olympic Swimming You Need to Know

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Jun 23, 2015 ... In honor of Olympic day, we've compiled 16 of the great moments that have shaped Olympic swimming history: Current Photo via Rio 2016 ...

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Apr 3, 2012 ... A documentary in two parts. In the first part we learn how from the Stone Age until the present day Man has evolved the art of swimming, both as ...
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Aug 18, 2014 ... Competitive swimming in Britain started around 1830, mostly using breaststroke. Swimming was part of the first modern Olympic games in 1896 ...
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The History Of Swimming. - Athletic Scholarships

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Facts and Information About Collegiate Swimming and Diving. Important: Click here to read the first part of this informative article about the history of swimming.

USA Swimming - HISTORY OF SWIMMING AT THE OLYMPIC GAMES

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The History of Competitive Swimming | LIVESTRONG.COM

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Feb 6, 2014 ... Competitive swimming has existed since the 19th century and possibly for many centuries before that, according to the Federation ...