View Full Version : Recommend a good overall swimming coaching/teaching book

December 11th, 2014, 02:06 PM
Hi,I have been a swimmer for 40 years and swim with my local masters club,where I coach part time.I would like to brush up on current teaching techniques of all strokes,starts,turns,how to correct specific stroke faults,drill etc.

Can any recommend a suitable book that could help update me

Allen Stark
December 11th, 2014, 09:59 PM
Slightly dated,but great-http://www.amazon.com/Swimming-Fastest-Ernest-Maglischo/dp/0736031804/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1418353095&sr=1-1&keywords=swimming+fastest .

December 12th, 2014, 12:45 PM
Swimming fastest will never be dated:)

December 13th, 2014, 09:13 AM
Thanks guys,I've just ordered that book and am really looking forward to reading it Merry Christmas

Bill Sive
December 13th, 2014, 01:57 PM
You have great a resource within the Coaches Forums/Workouts.