Thread Tools
Old 09-24-2007, 10:54 AM   #1  
Junior Member
Thread Starter
HazeyMae's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Nebraska
Posts: 13

S/C/G: 199/196/130

Height: 5'4"

Default Lap Swimming

I don't know how many of you swim much but apparently I'm not bouyant or aquatic! My friend (the MRC person I wrote about) that I work out with - I'll call her "G" - and I went to the Air Force Base and swam laps in their pool. I've never been a lap swimmer and always thought it would be an easy workout. I am so proud of her. I'd own on land but she swam circles around me!!! We took a ten second heart rate and hers was like, 16 - mine was 32!!! I don't know if it's because I get nervous when I swim because I don't like water splashing on my face or what but she threw down!!! It was awesome! Since we're going on a "couple" cruise together in early December, I decided I need to swim every week after that heart-rate extravaganza! And I'm sore today...sweet goodness, what a work out. For those of you who want to change up your exercise routine, hit the pool!!!
HazeyMae is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-2007, 12:43 PM   #2  
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 157

Default Yes!

My son who is 7 swims on a swim team. I took him to a pool for practice a few weeks ago and I had to get in with him since the water was deep (liability issues I guess). I was SPENT after 3 laps! He swam 7!!!!

He has the cutest muscular pecs and rock hard abs, arms and legs... I am thinking about starting it myself. It obviously has him hard as a brick.

Let me know if you have any tips about getting started.
katmeow is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:08 AM.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.
Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.