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Week in Review: Without a Kid or a Wife

I mentioned in my post this past weekend that my wife and 2-year-old were gone for a few days helping out my mother-in-law last week (Mon-Thurs). Here’s what my full week of training looked like:• MONDAY: core and a little leg work.• TUESDAY:...
by Steve in a Speedo?! Gross! on Dec 14, 2016

NAILED a CSS Swim Workout

A few weeks ago, I retested my CSS swimming pace as I tried to commit to more swimming this winter. Essentially the idea of training with you CSS pace is that you'll be swimming just BELOW your threshold while taking SHORT breaks, and that will give...
by Steve in a Speedo?! Gross! on Dec 12, 2016

November Training and Injury Updates

Every day of November had SOME sort of workout, except for the Saturday of Thanksgiving where I was instead stuffing my face at 2 different parties:The "injury" notes on the 12th and 15th are regarding some pain in my sacrum (and slightly to the righ...
by Steve in a Speedo?! Gross! on Dec 3, 2016

Three Weeks of Workouts (and weekend debauchery)

My last 3 weeks of workouts show a slow improvement:SWIM: I'm slowly working back into it after a shoulder impingement in July ("swimmer's shoulder). These 3 short weekend swims have all been a little freestyle, some kick drills, and a little more f...
by Steve in a Speedo?! Gross! on Aug 29, 2016

Swimming pool at Wembley Lesiure Centre opening soon

Wembley Leisure Centre will be opening soon at Grand Felda House on Empire Way, Wembley Park which is yet another student accommodation block.The Leisure Centre will be run by Better, an off-shoot of the GLL social enterprise. There will be 100+ stat...
by wembleymatters on Aug 20, 2016

Friday Funny 1139: Marathon Guts and Olympic Swimsuits

Below are 2 videos. This first one is not funny. Here's Gabriela Andersen-Schiess in the 1984 Olympic Marathon in LA. This is only a minute long, but it gets hard to watch. Wow:Direct Link: youtu.be/g93TYrtDxwAIn a more pleasant video: here are n...
by Steve in a Speedo?! Gross! on Aug 19, 2016

Allover Print Swimsuits

Find the perfect strap swimsuit for your day at the beach All designed by me, Christine aka stine1 and available on Artsadd.   Beachwear by Christine aka stine1 by stine1online featuring a blue swimsuit Strappy swimsuit €22 – artsadd.c...

The Best of #PhelpsFace

By now, you've all heard about the #PhelpsFace before his 200 meter showdown with Chad le Clos.Here's some of the best of #PhelpsFace that twitter has dished up:Steve in a Speedo http://iwannagetphysical.blogspot.com/...
by Steve in a Speedo?! Gross! on Aug 10, 2016

YES! an #Olympic #Jewelry Story! It Happened In The Pool #JewelryMoment

First - allow me a moment to introduce Kathleen Baker, 2016 Women's Olympic Swim Team.  This is a video she did earlier this year for USA Swimming.In the piece the nineteen year old headed to Rio with the 7th fastest time in the world and a fier...
by The Daily Jewel on Aug 9, 2016

Red Swimsuits

A collection of red swimsuits created by me, Christine aka stine1 on Artsadd.   Red Swimsuits by stine1online featuring a one piece swimsuit One piece swimsuit €22 – artsadd.com Swim suit €22 – artsadd.com Swim suit €22 &#...

Celebrating Team USA Women's Swim Team!

In honor of The Olympics starting this week, and because my main character, Gail is an Olympic swimmer, I'm offering The Cove on Kindle FREE now through Friday August 5, 2016!    Let's celebrate all our Team USA Women's Swim Team by following the m...
by Opinions Are Just That on Aug 4, 2016

Swim Again

Stuart Baynes’ Printable Prosthetics pushes the boundaries of customized prosthesis by extending the range of activities for lower limb amputees to water sports. Unlike one-size-fits-all units, digital scans are applied to Grasshopper 3D printing t...
by Best Environment Design on Jul 20, 2016

‘The boat’s motor gave up. Anis got ready to swim. He looked from child to child. ‘Who would I save?’ Syrian refugee swimmer Rami Anis on his terrifying journey to the Olympics

Antwerp, February: 58.45 seconds Anis swam nine times a week, often six miles a day. In France, Olympians train at a dedicated centre, with physiotherapists and psycho- logists on hand; Anis swam in a roped-off  lane at a public swimming pool. T...
by Celebrity gossip news on Jul 16, 2016

4 Mistakes To Avoid When Swimming With A Toddler

The sprog and I have been swimming with Water Babies pretty much every week for the last 1.5 years. During this time, I’ve learnt a lot – both in terms of what to do and what not to do before, during and after swimming. I hate to jinx mys...
by The DADventurer on Jul 16, 2016

Story trailer and release date for action platformer Headlander

Developer Double Fine and publisher Adult Swim Games have announced that their 70’s inspired retro-fuuristic title Headlander will be released on Playstation 4 and PC on 26th July. Headlander is an action adventure set in a world where all of...
by Flickering Myth Movie Blog on Jul 14, 2016

Friday I Biked. Sunday I Swam!

Yes it's true.Friday I rode 14 miles while towing the boys.Sunday I hopped in the pool and swam 1050 yards for the first time in about 11 months. My forearm/elbow was OK, but it wasn't great. I told myself to just "get through" the swim without bei...
by Steve in a Speedo?! Gross! on Jul 13, 2016

Father John Misty, Andre 3000 to Guest on New Adult Swim Series

Adult Swim will premiere a new animated sketch series called Brad Neely’s Harg Nallin’ Sclopio Peepio this month and it will feature a host of guest artists. As Pitchfork reports, forthcoming guest stars include Father John Mist...
by Celebrity gossip news on Jul 8, 2016

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by Fashion Casbah on Jul 6, 2016

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by Fashion Casbah on Jul 5, 2016

Fashion Casbah-Denim Obsession: 7 For All Mankind at Hautelook,Fashion Casbah Shopstyle+July,4-6,2016 International Sample Sales

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by Fashion Casbah on Jul 4, 2016


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