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    Recommend a good overall swimming coaching/teaching book

    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

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    Re: Recommend a good overall swimming coaching/teaching book

    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 .
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    Re: Recommend a good overall swimming coaching/teaching book

    Swimming fastest will never be dated

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    Re: Recommend a good overall swimming coaching/teaching book

    Thanks guys,I've just ordered that book and am really looking forward to reading it Merry Christmas

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    Re: Recommend a good overall swimming coaching/teaching book

    You have great a resource within the Coaches Forums/Workouts.

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