You know you were the only girl we had who could beat Nina Sharpe in the breast stroke.
He says that this method of swimming interferes with the muscles, and gets them out of condition for resuming the breast stroke.
This is why, in using the breast stroke, it is much harder to keep the mouth and nostrils above water.
The breast stroke is so universally identified with swimming that every beginner wants to learn it.
Let us assume the pupil while swimming is using the breast stroke and wishes to turn over.
The pupil may also bend forward when on the back, as in standing up, and continue with the breast stroke.
When the arms are extended together in the breast stroke, it is as much superior to dogfashion as man is superior to the ape.
Changing to breast stroke, Carr slid down the slope of the long roller.
Here the rescuer is uppermost; and, having his arms and legs free, swims with the breast stroke.
He was standing at the edge of the swimming tank explaining the breast stroke to the boys in the water.