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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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Since March, he's been the best British breaststroker.
I hold the Irish record in all my events so I think I would maybe be more frustrated if I wasn't a breaststroker.
The City of Newcastle breaststroker beat two of the world's top men to win his 100m breaststroke heat on day one of the European short course championships in Dublin.
I opted to swim at Coventry because of the club's reputation and particularly coach Nick Sellwood's record of coaching breaststrokers," she said.
Cook responded with victories in all three breaststroke events swimming in a country which, like Britain, boasts four breaststrokers in the world's top 16.
Cook, 24, who swims for City of Newcastle, last night overtook several of the world's leading breaststrokers to add the 200m silver medal to the silver and bronze he won in the shorter distances.
Many outstanding breaststrokers cannot master all of the other competitive strokes.
He said: "We have been looking at breaststrokers and we have found that long legs and big feet with lots of flexibilty seems to give them a big advantage.
With former Irvine Novaquatics coach Dave Salo taking over the USC program, elite breaststrokers including Amanda Beard, Jessica Hardy, Keri Hehn and Lindsay Payne have flocked to Southern California, all representing Trojan Swim Club during the summer long-course season.
Top breaststrokers James Gibson and Chris Cook will go head to head for honours in the 100m tonight after qualifying third and fourth fastest in their quickest swims of the year.
The four world-ranked breaststrokers in the country contested the race with three going right through to the last stroke, but it was Bath's Darren Mew winning in 1min 1.
I told our breaststrokers they need to go 1-2-3, so I was happy to see that.