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Crawl/freestyle
swimming courses

In our wide range of swimming courses you will also find  front crawl / freestyle courses, which are a core part of what we offer.

Numerous swimmers and triathletes of all levels have either learned or perfected their front crawl / freestyle swimming technique with us. 

Crawl / Freestyle swimming course for beginners

Our intensive and compact weekend front crawl / freestyle swimming course is ideal to learn the front crawl swimming technique quickly. On this swimming course, all the important aspects of learning the front crawl swimming stroke are taught using an efficient and logically structured method. Step by step, participants learn the individual elements of the front crawl / freestyle technique (water position, kick, body rotation, arm stroke, breathing, rhythm). This way we can guarantee our participants that they learn an efficient swimming technique in a short time. In the course, in addition to teaching the front crawl / freestyle swimming technique, the theory behind this swimming stroke also plays an important role. Thanks to the theoretical units, the learning process is supplemented and the broader knowledge of swimming is deepened. This method, which was developed over many years of experience, includes special exercises through which the elements of front crawl / freestyle swimming are identified and trained in isolation. The swimming course course ends with a video analysis of each individual swimmer and triathlete. Based on this swim technique analysis, the participants recognise their potential for improvement and can develop this further in their personal practice.

  • Location: Hallenbad Buchholz, Hallenbadweg 3, 8610 Uster​​​​​​

    • Date: September 2024 (preregistration)

  • Target group: Adults, beginners, swimmers and triathletes who either do not yet know how to crawl or already know the crawl technique but would like to improve technically (average speed slower than 2 minutes 30 seconds per 100 metres).

  • Course goal: The course participants learn the front crawl / freestyle swimming technique and can swim at least 25 meters in the front crawl / freestyle technique after the swimming course.

  • Requirement: Be able to swim at least 50 metres without interruption in any style; be able to submerge head under water without any problems

  • Content: 4 swim trainings á 75 min, 2 theory sessions á 60 min, video analysis , dry-land training 

  • Group size: min. 4 max. 12 participants (2 trainers)

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  • Fee: CHF 400.- 

Crawl / Freestyle swimming course for advanced

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This front crawl / freestyle swimming course starts with a video analysis to identify both the strengths and weaknesses of your current swimming technique. Following a detailed analysis, you will learn how to further develop your front crawl / freestyle technique and improve efficiency through special exercises. If you want to take your front crawl swimming technique to the next level, this is the right swimming course for you. In every swimming style, the propulsive forces come from the combination of the leg movement and the arm stroke. The majority of the propulsion in in front crawl / freestyle swimming is provided by the arm stroke. Therefore, the focus of the "advanced front crawl / freestyle swimming course" is on the technique of your arm stroke and its efficient use both above and below the water. The technical exercises, training principles and the latest training methods taught in this course can be integrated into independent swim training following the course’s completion.the course’s completion.

  • Location : Hallenbad Buchholz, Hallenbadweg 3, 8610 Uster​

  • Target group: Adults, advanced swimmers and triathletes who want to improve their swimming technique / swimming performance.

  • Course goal: The course participants improve their personal front crawl / freestyle swimming performance 

  • Requirement: average speed faster than 2 minutes per 100 metres

  • Content: 2 swim trainings á 60 min, 1 theory lesson 60 min, video analysis 

  • Group size: min. 2 max. 3 participants 

  • Fee: CHF 250.- 

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