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Old 12-24-2010
aerogramma aerogramma is offline
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Originally Posted by terry View Post

Why We Need Speed

The motivation to swim faster comes from two experiences or desires Ė Racing the Clock, and Racing Another Swimmer. I donít mean racing literally, but the effect is similar.

Hello terry,
Perhaps another motivation could be that swimming faster is more fun.
You need a certain speed to establish a rhythm that leads to that exhilarating feeling of flow state, to me at least.
(I'm sure you can articulate this much better than me)
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