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Swimmer Confessions: Funniest Excuses to Skip Training

There are days when lazing around and taking naps are better than doing laps and sets. It really happens and believe me, those days are one heck of a battle and at the end of the day, the bed beats the pool. In this chapter of Swimmer Confessions, swimmers give out what they tell their […]

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7 Misconceptions About Swimming

Swimmers don’t sweat Everybody sweats after hours of training. Just because you can’t see it, doesn’t mean it isn’t there. But it has its perks though, you can’t smell the sweat on us and even if you tried, you’ll just smell the chlorine. You are the next Michael Phelps There is only one Michael Phelps […]

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6 Things That Make The Novice Meet Special

Hi there! My name is Bea De Vera and last Saturday, June 6, was the first time I covered an event for Swim Philippines. The event was the 8th Speedo Jumpstart Novice Swim Carnival and it was held at the Philippine Columbian Association in Paco, Manila. A novice meet is a competition in which the […]

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What It’s Like to Date a Teammate

by Aya Garcia Mission “Crush” Accomplished If you’re dating someone from your team, there is a big chance that he/she was and has been your crush for quite a while already. It’s probably about the body or the personality. But it could also be about the way he does his 4×25 sprints or the way […]

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8 Reasons on Why You Should Watch a Swim Meet

by Aya Garcia Swim meets are usually just watched by swimmers, coaches, and their teams. Unlike other sports like basketball, swimming competitions don’t get featured on TV or get sold-out. But the hype on these meets exists. It’s a real sport anyways. And with swim leagues everywhere, we’ve listed down 8 reasons on why you […]

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Yellow Cab Challenge Camsur

NEXT RACE: 14 JUNE Are you ready, because it’s going to be fast! Top five reasons to race: The warm and welcoming people of the Province of Camarines Sur.   The natural and diverse beauty of the destination.  A host venue atmosphere, like no other in the world. Our Olympic Village setting at Camsur WaterSport […]

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The Poll is on for the next Swim cover talent

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Tri United 4 Registration Now Open!

  EVENT DETAILS (from www.bikekingphilippines.com) DATE: November 23, 2014, Sunday VENUE: Fontana Leisure Park, Clark, Pampanga RACE DISTANCES: Sprint  : 600m Swim/ 30Km Bike/ 5Km Run Relay:  600m Swim/ 30Km Bike/ 5Km Run Teens (15 to 17) :  600m Swim/ 15km Bike/ 5km Run Teens (13 to 14) :  300m Swim/ 15km Bike/ 2.5km Run DISTANCE Up to Aug 15 Up to […]

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Challenge Philippines Triathlon launches new international race

Challenge Philippines Triathlon launches new international race Yellow Cab Pizza takes title sponsorship AFTER a successful leg last February in Subic Bay and Bataan, Challenge Philippines is expanding its brand footprint with the announcement of a new race set on June 14 next year—Challenge CamSur. The Challenge Philippines earlier this year showcased over 729 athletes […]

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