Proper technique is the foundation to long-term success in swimming. Build that foundation in the Freestyle Technique Bootcamp in the MySwimPro app! Over the course of this Training Plan, you’ll work on each aspect of your stroke to maximize efficiency, speed and aerobic conditioning while reducing your risk for injuries.
Freestyle Technique Bootcamp Overview
- Workouts: 8 Swim Workouts, 4 optional Dryland Workouts
- Average Workout: 1,500 meters = 40 minutes
- Goal: Improve freestyle stroke mechanics
Who’s it for? This Plan is designed for a swimmer who is already completing several Workouts per week and would like to improve their freestyle technique before moving on to advanced training.
How does it work? This Plan is rich with drills to help you refine your freestyle technique without sacrificing aerobic conditioning. Make sure to watch the Technique Videos to learn how to do each drill! Keep your equipment handy…some drills will require it. Complete the optional Dryland Workouts after your Swims or on days you don’t go to the pool.
Download the MySwimPro app to start this Training Plan! Before you get started, check out these resources:
- 5 Freestyle Drills for Beginner Swimmers >
- 5 Common Freestyle Mistakes (and How to Fix Them) >
- How to Swim Freestyle with Perfect Technique >
- Tips for a Perfect Streamline >
How to Train with MySwimPro
In the MySwimPro app, every Swim Workout and Training Plan is customized to your skill level. Head to the pool with confidence, knowing you’re getting exactly the training you need to reach your goals. As a MySwimPro member, you’ll unlock:
- Personalized Training Intervals that are tailored to your speed and automatically adjust as you get faster.
- A SetBar™ that shows your expected swim time vs. rest time for every Rep in a Set. This is a game changer if you’re new to interval training!
- A Workout Scaler that allows you to quickly increase or decrease the distance and duration of your Workout to make it fit your schedule.
- Compatibility with Apple and Garmin smartwatches. Sync your Workouts to your watch for Set-by-Set guidance!
- Detailed Analytics about every Workout, including splits, heart rate, SWOLF score, stroke rate, strokes per lap and more.
- Technique Videos explaining drills for all 4 strokes and dryland training technique, plus educational videos to help you improve your performance.
- A fresh Workout of the Day 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
- The MySwimPro Workout Library, packed with hundreds Swim and Dryland Workouts.
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