Swimming it´s a very famous sport that has been practising during a huge period of time on practically all the countries all over the world. As it´s obviusly this sport it´s parctised on water, in a swimming pool and it´s an individual sports that can be practised with a team but always you go by your own but you depend on what your teammates are doing. There are 4 main swimming styles and this are: Stroke, wich it´s the most important style, breaststroke, butterfree stroke and the backstroke. Swimming it´s an incredible sport because you train practically all your body and if you want you can get really fit if you train very hard. In Spain we have really good swimmers as Mireia Belmonte who has won many competitions but there are many others amazing swimmers all over the world like Michael Phelps or Ian Thorpe.

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