While commonly enjoyed recreationally, swimming is a highly-competitive sport that tests the speed, strength, and skill of athletes through a variety of individual and team events. Race finishes often come down to just a fingertip as competitors use a variety of swimming strokes (dictated by the event category), including freestyle (front crawl), backstroke, butterfly, and breaststroke. Find swimming clubs, camps, and clinics. Improve your skills with tips, tricks, drills, and more.
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What is the fastest Olympic swimming stroke?
The crawl (freestyle)