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Forum: Freestyle 04-06-2013
Replies: 13
Views: 3,843
Posted By gerz
Look...

Look here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?annotation_id=annotation_483019&feature=iv&src_vid=F2n_AceCr-c&v=oW5nE5FBPsQ
Forum: Freestyle 08-05-2011
Replies: 11
Views: 3,635
Posted By gerz
I tried tucking my head and it worked very well...

I tried tucking my head and it worked very well for me too, better gliding.
Many thanks!
Forum: Freestyle 05-24-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 5,741
Posted By gerz
I have also suffered in the past from several...

I have also suffered in the past from several inflammations of the outer ear after swimming.
Since I used selfmade drops (50% boiled water, 50% vinegar) after every poolvisit never again had any...
Forum: Freestyle 04-11-2011
Replies: 17
Views: 5,079
Posted By gerz
shipping-costs reduction

Recently I have seen that the costs for international shipping are now $17,50 (former $30).
Forum: Freestyle 01-26-2011
Replies: 161
Views: 39,638
Posted By gerz
Richard, very well said!

Richard, very well said!
Forum: Freestyle 01-25-2011
Replies: 161
Views: 39,638
Posted By gerz
The lift occurs because the arm is slightly...

The lift occurs because the arm is slightly curved (fingers and palm pointing downwards) and by mail slot entering a stream of water is applied to the arm like a stream of air to a wing of an...
Forum: Freestyle 01-25-2011
Replies: 161
Views: 39,638
Posted By gerz
It seems to me the arm works like the wing of an...

It seems to me the arm works like the wing of an aeroplane or a sail and thus generating some additional forward propulsion.
Forum: Freestyle 12-08-2010
Replies: 10
Views: 3,669
Posted By gerz
I think, that is quite ok, no need to be not...

I think, that is quite ok, no need to be not content.

gerz
Forum: Freestyle 12-08-2010
Replies: 10
Views: 3,669
Posted By gerz
I had the same problem (many successless attempts...

I had the same problem (many successless attempts reducing my SPL). After reading your posting I tried focusing on a very patient lead hand and reduced my SPL considerably.

Thanks!
gerz
Forum: Freestyle 08-12-2010
Replies: 17
Views: 5,079
Posted By gerz
Making the DVD downloadable is a very good idea!

Making the DVD downloadable is a very good idea!
Forum: Freestyle 08-11-2010
Replies: 17
Views: 5,079
Posted By gerz
Thanks, aerogramma and casual swimmer for your...

Thanks, aerogramma and casual swimmer for your replies and advices!

gerz
Forum: Freestyle 08-11-2010
Replies: 17
Views: 5,079
Posted By gerz
Perpetual Motion Freestyle DVD shipping cost

The shipping costs ( $30.-) outside USA for the PMF-DVD are unproportionally high compared with the price of the DVD ($49,95). This is a huge difference compared with orders in the past.
Forum: Favorite Practices and Sets 05-16-2010
Replies: 8
Views: 3,927
Posted By gerz
Thank you, Lawrence

This thread about wide tracks is very helpful.
Terry´s video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hC8ZZZhabp4&feature=related
matches exactly your suggestions.
Forum: Swim Your Way to Health 04-20-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 3,408
Posted By gerz
swimmer's ear

I had the same problem and now use self made drops (50% boiled water and 50% vinegar) after swimming. That works very well (not even one inflammation since).
Forum: Freestyle 02-28-2010
Replies: 13
Views: 5,304
Posted By gerz
I totally agree. My stroke count is terrible too...

I totally agree. My stroke count is terrible too and any attempt getting it down causes fatigue without making significant progress. Neglecting lowering my stroke count makes my swimming much more...
Forum: Freestyle 11-14-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 4,140
Posted By gerz
I breath out immediately when my head goes under...

I breath out immediately when my head goes under water and keep breathing out all the time my head is immersed (breathing every other stroke). As soon as my mouth breaks the surface I open it and...
Forum: Swim Your Way to Health 11-14-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 9,423
Posted By gerz
Another hint: search (google) for "swimmer's...

Another hint: search (google) for "swimmer's ear"!
Forum: Swim Your Way to Health 11-13-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 9,423
Posted By gerz
Indeed it is and has worked very well!:D

Indeed it is and has worked very well!:D
Forum: Swim Your Way to Health 11-12-2009
Replies: 12
Views: 9,423
Posted By gerz
I had the same problem years ago (infection of...

I had the same problem years ago (infection of the outer ear after swimming sessions, very painful).
Since I apply self made drops (50% water, 50% vinegar) after every pool-visit, I have no problem...
Forum: Outside the Box: Open Water Swimming 10-02-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 2,657
Posted By gerz
Thanks to Terry again

Without TI never would I have learnt to swim freestyle. In the past I had several attempts on my own without any success.
Thank you Terry!
Forum: Freestyle 07-30-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 5,150
Posted By gerz
Hi Terry, obviously my knowledge how to learn...

Hi Terry,

obviously my knowledge how to learn freestyle the TI-way is somewhat out of date. It was state of the art at that time, when my learning process started.
Many thanks for correcting this...
Forum: Freestyle 07-30-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 5,150
Posted By gerz
Hi haschu33, while learning freestyle I was...

Hi haschu33,

while learning freestyle I was drilling one year long without even trying whole stroke.

Good luck!
Forum: Freestyle 07-29-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 5,150
Posted By gerz
Hi sutho and haschu33! I am from Austria and can...

Hi sutho and haschu33!

I am from Austria and can strongly confirm what sutho says.
I have been swimming all my life, but only breaststroke and I have learned freestyle in my early sixties with help...
Forum: Freestyle 05-23-2009
Replies: 21
Views: 15,782
Posted By gerz
Many thanks Baroche, your hint matches exactly...

Many thanks Baroche,
your hint matches exactly the problem i am suffering from and did not realize it till now!
Forum: Links and References 05-13-2009
Replies: 13
Views: 12,404
Posted By gerz
TI Channels on YouTube

Hi Jay!


If you use Firefox download the "Fast Video Download" Add on. Seek the link by Google.
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