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Old 03-16-2012
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Default Are hand-paddles a "No-No" in TI ?

I know Pull Buoys are "strictly-forbidden" because they unnecessarily send the wrong message to the body: "No need to worry about Balance, it is guaranteed". And then when you remove them your hips and legs sink like a stone !

But what about Hand-Paddles? Do they help the Total Immersion Stroke or not?
Is the Catch/Pull phase in traditional swimming not the same as TI-Style?

Thanks. ALEX

Last edited by Alex-SG : 03-16-2012 at 06:51 PM.
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