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Forum: Freestyle 10-26-2012
Replies: 41
Views: 7,652
Posted By truth1ness
I'm curious about this, too. This was one thing I...

I'm curious about this, too. This was one thing I felt the TI DVD kind of skipped over. In the early exercises like laser lead it has you roll your belly way up to the air. It says to have the belly...
Forum: Freestyle 10-17-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,701
Posted By truth1ness
I have had much better luck with the face down...

I have had much better luck with the face down progression in Perpetual Motion. I struggled with the older video. I got the book last and am still reading it now, but I feel like the concepts in the...
Forum: Freestyle 10-06-2012
Replies: 57
Views: 14,322
Posted By truth1ness
I was curious if most coaches include video...

I was curious if most coaches include video feedback as part of their lessons and lesson cost. I was looking at coaches in my area and they each list video as a separate session for up to $120 per...
Forum: Freestyle 09-21-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 5,599
Posted By truth1ness
Can someone explain the name 2 beat kick? What...

Can someone explain the name 2 beat kick? What exactly are the two beats of the kick? If I'm alternating legs for each stroke shouldn't it be a 1 or 3 beat kick?
Forum: Freestyle 09-13-2012
Replies: 52
Views: 22,267
Posted By truth1ness
Wow, this corkscrew idea really helped me. My spl...

Wow, this corkscrew idea really helped me. My spl was jumping up and down from 15-20 and couldn't figure out why, but when I really focused on moving my body on a corscrew motion I'm getting...
Forum: Freestyle 09-13-2012
Replies: 18
Views: 4,349
Posted By truth1ness
Do you have any issues when using a snorkel? Is...

Do you have any issues when using a snorkel? Is any water getting in your mouth when you come up for breath? Do you feel like you are exhaling as completely as you can before each breath? Does this...
Forum: Freestyle 09-09-2012
Replies: 10
Views: 11,905
Posted By truth1ness
Tried the Finis swimmer snorkel one today. Didn't...

Tried the Finis swimmer snorkel one today. Didn't go so well. My first issue was the water going up my nose, but I was breathing in and out through the snorkel. It worked ok unless I really exhaled...
Forum: Freestyle 09-09-2012
Replies: 18
Views: 4,349
Posted By truth1ness
I had this same issue, too. What worked for me is...

I had this same issue, too. What worked for me is making sure I really really exhale everything before coming back up. Breath out the whole time you're down, and then really blow everything out as...
Forum: Freestyle 08-29-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 5,238
Posted By truth1ness
Also to add, backstroke is how I came to realize...

Also to add, backstroke is how I came to realize the feeling. For me at least, it's a hard angle on the shoulder to pull down real hard behind me, so backstroke forces me to really pivot my body over...
Forum: Freestyle 08-29-2012
Replies: 0
Views: 1,069
Posted By truth1ness
Book?

I was thinking of getting one of the TI books after having great success with the Perpetual Motion DVD. I'm deciding whether to do the book or get DVDs for some of the other strokes first. Seems like...
Forum: Freestyle 08-29-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 5,238
Posted By truth1ness
I imagine like I'm rolling my body over/around a...

I imagine like I'm rolling my body over/around a giant delicate water balloon or bubble. If I drive my hand straight down and back I'll pop it. But if I roll my body to the other side and skim around...
Forum: Freestyle 08-29-2012
Replies: 7
Views: 5,378
Posted By truth1ness
Single arm exercises will help you a lot here....

Single arm exercises will help you a lot here. They will greatly magnify a crooked line of pull in your stroking arm. Keep straightening out the pull (and the entry and recovery, etc) until you are...
Forum: Freestyle 08-29-2012
Replies: 6
Views: 3,079
Posted By truth1ness
Can you do the standing Marionette arm exercise...

Can you do the standing Marionette arm exercise where you just hand your hand dead relaxed and hop it from exit to entry? Do that standing and then go right into the stroke and keep duplicating the...
Forum: Freestyle 08-29-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 6,867
Posted By truth1ness
Get the new DVD

I absolutely recommend getting the new Perpetual Motion Freestyle DVD. I also got the Freestyle Made Easy DVD maybe 4-5 months ago. I had all kinds of struggles like you, figured I was probably a...
Forum: Links and References 08-28-2012
Replies: 24
Views: 22,963
Posted By truth1ness
Thanks for the review David. Would like to hear...

Thanks for the review David. Would like to hear more about the pros and cons of each and any more thoughts since your last update.

If I'm understanding correctly, it sounds like the Swimsense...
Forum: Freestyle 08-26-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,851
Posted By truth1ness
Hey, so I recently got the new Perpetual Motion...

Hey, so I recently got the new Perpetual Motion Freestyle DVD and it fixed my problem. I had been following the old Freestyle Made Easy that basically starts the whole series of exercises on the...
Forum: Freestyle 08-26-2012
Replies: 12
Views: 6,867
Posted By truth1ness
Wow, thanks, I never would have noticed that as I...

Wow, thanks, I never would have noticed that as I was looking all over the Store page for the link. They really should take a couple minutes and put a link on the Store page where you would expect to...
Forum: Breaststroke 08-26-2012
Replies: 0
Views: 3,794
Posted By truth1ness
Four Strokes Made Easy

Hi, I have the Four Strokes Made Easy DVD, I think one of the first TI programs. I'm wondering how much the short axis stroke exercises have changed in the new single stroke programs (Breastroke For...
Forum: Freestyle 08-21-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,851
Posted By truth1ness
Sweet spot issue

So I had been having trouble finding sweet spot for a while until I watched TI's "4 strokes made easy" and heard a quick blurb about how thinner people (sinkers) need to rotate a little more to their...
Forum: Breaststroke 08-21-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 3,366
Posted By truth1ness
Backpain with breastroke

I seem to get back pain when my head comes up for air in the breastroke. I'm wondering if I just don't have the back extension flexibility for this stroke. Is your back supposed to arch when you come...
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