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Old 01-15-2009
madvet madvet is offline
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Originally Posted by shuumai View Post
(I'm also trying to learn to keep my thumbs in during entry because my thumb is double-jointed and it sticks out like a barb.)
I have Doc Counsilman's book with pictures of Mark Spitz for demonstration of freestyle and butterfly. His thumbs are often sticking out like you describe.

If you can swim as fast as he did, then worry about your thumbs!
John Carey
Madison, Wisconsin
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