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breaststroke

a swimming stroke in which the arms are extended in front of the head and swept back on either side while the legs are drawn up beneath the body and thrust back together
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World Champion breaststroker Meilutyte is taking the opportunity in these championships to compete in a number of events she does not normally enter.
We gave the opposition a sniff, and when you do that at a big meet, it can come back and bite you," said Brenton Rickard, the world record-holding breaststroker.
This was the greatest breaststroker the country had ever seen welcoming me, a kid who had looked up to him on telly.
Coventry breaststroker Mark Strachan's hopes of making his second final of the week depended on a nail-biting swim-off after he and City of Cardiff's Daniel Haigh tied for eighth place in the semi-finals in 30.
The 35-year-old will lead the eight-strong squad, which includes Newcastle breaststroker Chris Cook, at the event in Shanghai as he bids to defend the 50 metres freestyle title he claimed in Indianapolis in 2004.
Dubai With less than two weeks to go, UAE breaststroker Mubarak Al Besher will take to the starting blocks alongside some of the world's top swimmers when Dubai hosts the opening round of the 2011 Fina/Arena Swimming World Cup.
Phelps patted breaststroker Brendan Hansen on the head and threw his arms in the air after Lezak finished, though the Americans still had to wait a couple of tantalizing minutes for the official results to be posted.
City of Newcastle breaststroker Chris Cook stamped his name firmly on England's Commonwealth Games team sheet last night as he continued the form that took him to two world championship finals two weeks ago.
Thomas Haffield, a member of the Swansea Valley squad coached by former Welsh international breaststroker Phil Melhuish, was another to complete a four-timer in the boys' 12 years age group, while Amman Valley's Tomos Hancock followed suit to dominate the 14 years category.
The City of Newcastle breaststroker made a guest appearance at Gateshead Young Sports Achievers Presentation at the town's Dryden Centre.
III champion in the 100-yard breaststroke, but Koon said Thursday at the inaugural Ventura County finals that he isn't even the most talented breaststroker in his family.