There are ton of articles about why swimmers are great to hire and how swimming preps you for the “real world.” They often talk about the importance of goals, time management, and being a team player. That’s all good and well, but it’s nothing compared to these…
- If you have dry skin, Coco butter or Cetaphil is the way to go.
We spend 40 hours a week in chlorine… with anything else dry skin is a loosing battle.
- How to combat razor burn and ingrown hair.
Us swimmers don’t get to shave very often, but when we do we take caution. For those with sensitive skin see 6 ways to prevent razor burn and ingrown hairs.
- How to get dressed quickly, and anywhere.
We can shower, change, and on our way to class in 2 minutes flat (putting on a racing suit on the other hand…). Plus, we don’t actually need a private room. We have perfected the art of the deck change.
- How to sleep anywhere.
Swimmers have honed the skill of picking the most random places and passing out – floor, bench, bus seat, awkward chair…
- Being true to who you are.
Hey, when we swim it is just us and the clock – it doesn’t matter who is watching. Even better, we live life that way too. Nothing wrong with who you are.