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Short blade swimming fins or long blade?

Short blade swimming fins or long blade?

Customers often ask, “What is the difference between short blade and long blade swimming fins?” Apart from the obvious physical differences, there are some reasons why you might choose one over the other. Long blade swimming fins Long fins can benefit those learning to swim + propulsion from little effort and poor techniqueTend to be a cheaper alternative due to the material used to make the finsRegularly found in...

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Joining a swimming club

Joining a swimming club

With Spring only days away, it’s time to start thinking about swimming this season. Australia is fortunate to have a great choice of places to swim all through the year. Swimming clubs are the breeding ground for the development of swimmers all over the country. Joining a local swimming club is a fairly simply process and can basically be done online. We have linked below the Swimming Australia site and also the State bodies for...

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Strokemaker Hand Paddles

Strokemaker Hand Paddles

We are proud to present these hand paddles direct from the USA. Why Strokemakers? Strokemakers are designed to improve your stroke while limiting the stress on your shoulders. Strokemakers will help you to: Increase your distance per stroke by preventing early recovery Strengthen your swimming specific muscles Improve feel for the water (the flow through holes and flexible design eliminate the “dead hand” feel Exaggerate both...

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Ron Hall Shield Swimming Carnival – March 1

Ron Hall Shield Swimming Carnival – March 1

Swimwear Shack is proud to be a major sponsor of the Ron Hall Shield Swimming Carnival, having donated $500 in prizes to the competition. We hope everyone has a fantastic, enjoyable competition! Holland Park Swim Club will host this years Ron Hall carnival. Ron Hall Shield Swimming Carnival which was originally run between Holland Park State School Swim Club, Wynnum North and Wishart. The carnival invited Camp Hill State School Swim Club to...

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Back To Basics – Single Arm Drill

Back To Basics – Single Arm Drill

Well another season bites the dust.  This doesn’t mean that you can go and hibernate until the warmer months arrive.  Now is the perfect time to keep moving in the water and to get back to some fundamental basics.  Winter is the perfect time to keep moving, it keeps you healthy and generally keeps the bugs away. What do I mean by fundamental basics?  Well by the end of the season people have been flogging themselves...

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