Why We Swim

Why We Swim

Non-Fiction, Outdoor Pursuits, Sport, Swimming
Paperback Published on: 05/08/2021
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Synopsis

Take a dive into the deep and discover what it is about water that seduces us, heals us and brings us together. Join writer and swimming Bonnie Tsui as she explores the unique skill of swimming from the five angles of survival, wellbeing, community, competition and flow. Propelled by stories of polar swim champions, a Baghdad swim club, Olympian athletes and modern-day samurai swimmers, Why We Swim takes us around the globe in a remarkable, all-encompassing account of the world of swimming. This is a joyous meditation on our innate connection to water and a true celebration of the wonders of swimming.

  • Publisher: Ebury Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781846046605
  • Number of pages: 288
  • Weight: 197g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 126 x 17 mm

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Why We Swim
Fascinating
I have recently returned to swimming after injury and am loving it, so was intrigued to read this book. It begins with a relatable homage to the joy of swi... READ MORE
Claire Estelle