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Old 09-11-07, 01:12 PM
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Originally Posted by Brian Ratliff View Post
I found the same thing. I'm weak now in my upper body after building it up over 7-8 years of swimming competitively from age 10 through high school (and letting it atrophy over the next 10 years). I can barely go 200 yards now without my stroke falling to pieces. It's something I want to work on over this winter, if only for the pride of having the ability.
It didn't help that the first time I tried swimming again was with a few ASU and California college water polo players. I knew some from back in my swimming days and they invited me for some training laps. Talk about humiliation. They made me do all their same drills and wouldn't let me 'cheat'
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