Swimming. Olympic water sport
1. SWIMMINGKrivokorytova Natasha 203-05
2. Swimming is an Olympic water sport, which consists in overcoming various distances in swimming in the shortest time. .
1515- the first
1869- in England was
opened the first
amateur school for
swimming. . A little
later, such schools
appeared in many
1896 swimming was
included in the program
of the Olympic Games/
1899- the "European
In Russia the first
competition took place
4. Types of swimming SwimmingSports swimming. These are various competitions for
distances, which are defined by special rules.
Competitions in sports swimming also at distances of
50 - 1500 m. Also such competitions are held on open
entertainment and outdoor games in the water. As a rule,
game swimming is used during training and training of
movement complexes, which are made up of elements
using gymnastic and acrobatic combinations to build
different shapes in the water.
springboard. During a jump, it is important to correctly
perform all movements, since each jump has its own
9. Swimming styles: Сrawl. It is important to breathe properly and perform movements. The basic principle is a minimum ofmovements to
achieve greater efficiency.