Advertisement
All Studio Videos

Industry Insider : The Swim Gate

Uploaded on June 3, 2011 by Kaitlin
Share |
Underwater Aquatics: The Swim Gate

PHOENIX, Arizona, May 25. THIS week’s Industry Insider focuses on what some people may consider the fifth stroke, underwater kicking. Bill Burson of Underwater Aquatics has developed a tool that will help swimmers of all levels improve their distance off the wall. 

The Swim Gate is a unique product that features detachable square tubing that connects to various size lane lines. The coach and swimmer can place the square device any distance from the wall. The goal of each athlete is to streamline completely through the tubing before breaking the surface. If the swimmer falls short of the mark or does not completely cross the finish line, the tubing may detach and become visible to the coach.

Underwater streamlining has proven to be a very powerful tool in swimming. Superstars such as Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte and Misty Hyman are athletes that have perfected this fifth stroke and have been able to use it to their advantage in competition.  If you want your last 15 yards to look like Phelps, check out the Swim Gate at UnderwaterAquatics.com.

If you would like your company or product to be part of the Industry Insider series, or are interested in promoting your company please contact us at Advertising@SwimmingWorld.com. Stay tuned to the Industry Insider for the latest coverage of products that can enhance your performance.
Video URL:
Embed Code:

Video Categories

Morning Swim Show Episodes (1522)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 254
  • Next

News (2)

2014 Hasty High Point Winners
November 26, 2014 (1:32)

Streamlined (954)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 159
  • Next

The Week That Was: December 22, 2014
December 22, 2014 (6:15)

The Week That Was: December 15, 2014
December 15, 2014 (3:4)

The Week That Was: December 8, 2014
December 8, 2014 (6:21)

The Week That Was: December 1, 2014
December 1, 2014 (5:43)

The Week That Was: November 24, 2014
November 24, 2014 (7:19)

The Week That Was: November 17, 2014
November 17, 2014 (5:38)

Workout Videos (96)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 16
  • Next

Straight Bar Pull Down With Squat
December 17, 2014 (0:31)

TRX Streamline Pushoff
February 18, 2014 (0:20)

Simulated Flip Turn and Streamline
February 11, 2014 (0:27)

Jaimie Bryan
January 3, 2014 (0:16)

Marc Valle
December 10, 2013 (0:54)

Interviews (1234)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 206
  • Next

Tip of the Week (45)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 8
  • Next

TYR FastStache
March 30, 2012 (1:29)

Water Petting
November 7, 2011 (0:9)

Thumbs Up
November 7, 2011 (0:9)

Thumbs Down
November 7, 2011 (0:11)

Princess Waver
November 7, 2011 (0:7)

Dryland Tips (128)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 22
  • Next

Performance of the Week (210)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 35
  • Next

Early Years (116)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 20
  • Next

SWR: Kate Ziegler, Dec. 13, 2006
May 30, 2012 (15:52)

Early Years: Mar. 31, 2008
April 6, 2011 (45:32)

Early Years: Mar. 28, 2008
April 6, 2011 (11:59)

Early Years: Mar. 27, 2008
April 6, 2011 (11:23)

Split Time Episodes (62)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 11
  • Next

Ready Room Episodes (46)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 8
  • Next

Previews (77)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 13
  • Next

Industry Insider Episodes (16)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 3
  • Next

Industry Insider: HydroXphere
March 7, 2014 (6:28)

Industry Insider: The Flow Of FINIS
February 11, 2014 (13:48)

Industry Insider: Award Keeper
November 22, 2013 (5:57)

Industry Insider: FINIS
June 20, 2013 (12:8)

Industry Insider : The Swim Gate
June 3, 2011 (9:47)

McCaffreyCap Episodes (11)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 2
  • Next

McCaffreyCap: March 9, 2011
March 9, 2011 (8:2)

McCaffreyCap: Feb, 24, 2011
February 24, 2011 (9:57)

McCaffreyCap: Feb, 11, 2011
February 11, 2011 (7:2)

McCaffreyCap: Feb, 3, 2011
February 3, 2011 (4:12)

McCaffreyCap: Jan. 28, 2011
January 28, 2011 (4:57)

McCaffreyCap: Jan. 20, 2011
January 20, 2011 (3:48)

Performance of the Week Episodes (210)

  • First
  • Previous
  • of 35
  • Next
Click Here for Mobile Site