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#1 Post by Slix » Fri Aug 04, 2017 11:53 am

Do you go swimming in the summer? How about in the winter? Do you know how to swim well? What strokes do you know?

I taught myself to swim about 8 years ago, so I'm naturally really good at it (ok, not really... :P). I generally don't go swimming unless I'm with friends and it's hot out or something, but I enjoy being in the water sometimes.

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#2 Post by bezo93 » Sat Aug 19, 2017 7:17 pm

I don't go swimming much any more - pretty much only when I go on holiday with my brother each winter (holidays in the snow are the best! I hate heat, the sun, and everything that comes with the sun, like flies :|). I used to be very good at it though - compete at regional and (once, in junior relay) national level in my local swim club type good. I know every stroke, but my favourites are breast stroke (the one I'm best at) and butterfly (which I'm not as good at, but flailing around like a stranded dolphin to give my coach palpitations in the build up to a gala was always fun :P). I can still swim the length of an Olympic pool underwater in one breath and prefer swimming underwater, even if it isn't actually legal when entering a real race!
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