Make your own free website on





What benefits you can achieve from swimming?  Can it help me to reduce body fat?  Swimming is the form of self-improvement. Swimming has been called the nearly perfect exercise, where other swimmers can share a lane in a pool, and it is a superb form of exercise that will provide you with all the benefits you seek. Swimming is a way to good health when we are looking for an enjoyable, healthy way to spend our leisure time. According to experts on health and fitness, an ideal athletic training program should meet a number of special criteria. It should be continuous in nature and performed a moderate pace, it should require the use of all or most major muscle groups in your body, it should have a minimum of risk associated with participation, and it should be exhilarating and enjoyable. It’s hard to beat swimming as a sport that builds your body and muscles, offers a refreshing workout, increases your cardiovascular system’s capacity, helps ease arthritis pain, and reduces total body fat.


button_back.jpg (5609 bytes) button_breast.jpg (5882 bytes) button_fly.jpg (5308 bytes) button_free.jpg (5960 bytes) button_im.jpg (6046 bytes)

          Up Next




Web Revised Monday, May 17, 1999
by Iva Haddad
for CIS 212, Cuyamaca College