Here are 5 tips that Excel Aquatics recommends all swimmers and family members (from beginner to competitive) all follow to remain safe this Summer!
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May 2020 Special Newsletter
May 19th, 2020 Special Update Newsletter Excel Families, I hope this finds everyone safe and well! First, I would like to thank everyone for the outpouring support, kind words, and encouragement during the shutdown. While it has been a challenge for the business, having such an amazing community of families has certainly helped…
Water Safety for Children
Water safety is important for children and adults. Here are ways our programs in Albany and Schenectady NY help promote water safety, and tips for home!
4 Tips for Breathing when Swimming Freestyle
Breathing while swimming Freestyle is a skill! Here are 4 tips to help triathlon and competitive swimmers become more effective at breathing while training.
Ways Our Lessons Keep Your Swimmers Safe!
Swimming lessons for children need to be conducted with care. Find out how Excel Aquatics keeps young swimmers safe during classes.
Sculling for Swimmers
Sculling is a drill used by competitive swimmers to help them develop a feel of the pressure in the water. Here is a breakdown of the how and why!
Pre-competitive Swim Training at Excel Aquatics
Introduce your young swimmers to competitive swimming without the commitment to a swim team. Learn more about Excel Aquatics Pre-Competitive Swim Training Programs here!
Dryland Considerations for Replacing the Pool
In this blog post, we discuss the factors that play a role when creating a dryland workout program to replace the pool, and what to consider when trying to stay in shape for swimming.
Dolphin Kick: The elusive 5th stroke
Dolphin kick in competitive swimming has almost become a “5th stroke”, providing an additional dimension to racing. Whether in short course yards or long course meters, having a strong underwater dolphin kick can be a game changer, but needs to be properly and consistently trained. Here are three ways we utilize training principles of race pace training with improving our underwater here at Excel Aquatics.
Triathlon and Competitive Swim Videos!
Excel Aquatics is excited to begin creating videos for our YouTube channel! Even though the pools are currently shutdown, this does not mean we cannot look to improve from an educational standpoint, and make changes to our swim training once it starts back up.