Originally Posted by WFEGb
Hope, I do misunderstand. You should breath every second stroke at least (same side), inhaling on the same side, take the other side when going back the lap.
Thanks for your reply. Yes, every second stroke and not every stroke. The day after my breakthrough it was a bit of a struggle. I did manage to do a few full laps (25 yards) with no issues but on occasion i was out of breath. I'll continue to practice and report back on progress.