I Have Been On a Swim Team

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    Back In the Day

    my instructor wanted me to stick it out and go olympic. She said my double jointedness made me slipstream :P Unfortunately the whole speedo thing didn't work out so well... mostly because the women had to wear em too and that caused a few problems hah...
    Xeno Xeno
    26-30, M
    Jul 6, 2007

    High School

    Joined the Swim Team in High School for something to do in the winter. Not tall or fast enough for basketball, didn't want to be grabbing sweaty guys to wrestle, so that left swimming.  Boy was I clueless on the amount of work required.  Swimming 5000 to 6000 yards a...
    loopnscc loopnscc
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Feb 20, 2008
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