(Other views are available!) I use what are called ‘swede’ goggles. They are very simple, and usually really quite cheap. Three characteristics apply. The strap tends to be a simple elastic or rubber band or a tube, usually tied with a simple reef knot. Next, the nose bridge is usually a simple piece of string passing… Continue reading Simpler Swimming Goggles
I am now 3 weeks post operation. The wound forms a splendid scar, but it is healing properly, with no infection or apparent disturbance. It still does feel sore from time to time. I went to the consultant on Tuesday and saw the x-rays of the injury and of the repair. The injury was bigger… Continue reading Back on the belt
Swimming a sprint set this morning I discovered, rather sadly if it has taken me this long, how significantly to speed up my fly – to kick my legs properly. I managed for a shortish distance to get significantly more power from the kick. It was nice, and convincing. I am sure that this is… Continue reading Learned?