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by wens
Thu Dec 10, 2009 1:17 pm
Forum: Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association
Topic: Midseason Meets
Replies: 157
Views: 19131

Re: Midseason Meets

People had reaction times over 1 second? Did they have to wake up from taking naps on the blocks?
by wens
Wed Mar 04, 2009 4:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Video Coverage of Nationals
Replies: 15
Views: 2309

Re: Video Coverage of Nationals

Just to update Talked to Garrett he informs me that the NCAA will stonewall any attempts to film and put races up on our website. Apparently they would rather have no one be able to watch the meet than to have someone to come in and publicize their championships for free. Do you or Garrett know who...
by wens
Thu Feb 19, 2009 10:19 pm
Forum: Ohio Athletic Conference
Topic: What the hell???
Replies: 3
Views: 11981

Re: What the hell???

Prelims relays dont matter, you can not enter or dq them in the morning and you just get moved to an outside lane at night
by wens
Fri Feb 13, 2009 10:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: Conference Meets
Replies: 65
Views: 9597

Re: Conference Meets

Section 14 article six on page 55 of the rulebook: "c. If the electronic relay takeoff equipment detects an exchange differential (takeoff pad time minus finish pad time) of –0.09 through +0.09 second inclusive from the manufacturer’s starting point, the decision(s) of the human judge(s) shall not b...
by wens
Thu Feb 12, 2009 9:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feb. 12-14 Conference Meet Links
Replies: 16
Views: 3559

Re: Feb. 12-14 Conference Meet Links

UAA splits appear to show up some time after the event ends, they're there now
by wens
Thu Feb 05, 2009 11:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Phelps Trouble?
Replies: 49
Views: 6528

Re: Phelps Trouble?

USA swimming apparently suspended him for three months, I haven't seen details yet on how they justify that, is there a broad clause for discretionary punishments somewhere?
by wens
Wed Jan 28, 2009 7:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: T-Shirt Quotes
Replies: 14
Views: 2347

Re: T-Shirt Quotes

go in hard, come out wet
although this also won't work for you
by wens
Tue Jan 20, 2009 3:21 pm
Forum: Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association
Topic: Suits
Replies: 33
Views: 4360

Re: Suits

I have, for a while now, stressed the importance of the normal progression of the sport . concerning these suits. Here's an article from floswimming related to that.... http://www.floswimming.org/blogs/blogger/clbrammer/5688-the-introduction-of-a-bias-into-the-natural-progression-of-swim-performanc...
by wens
Tue Dec 16, 2008 2:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Letter from the CSCAA
Replies: 42
Views: 5874

Re: Letter from the CSCAA

There is a difference in doping and using high tech devices. There are no long term side effects to wearing a LAZR, unless you count testicular constriction haha. Athletes should be prohibited from using anything to gain a competitive edge that messes with biochemistry and can have negative side ef...
by wens
Mon Nov 24, 2008 3:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 2008 NCAA D3Swimming.com Recruit Class Rankings
Replies: 51
Views: 10977

Re: 2009 NCAA D3Swimming.com Recruit Class Rankings

i think the word "change" belongs after ranking
by wens
Sat Nov 22, 2008 7:21 pm
Forum: Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association
Topic: Rosters
Replies: 33
Views: 4652

Re: Rosters

regarding the ohio state system, no one tries to taper three times because if you can't make it to districts untapered you're not even thinking about states
by wens
Mon Nov 03, 2008 8:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Nausea during workouts
Replies: 3
Views: 864

Re: Nausea during workouts

Regarding the backstroke to breaststroke transition, make sure your swimmer is exhaling, some people don't exhale (or at least not completely) when swimming these strokes due to the ability to breathe more often. Also, clarification of what is meant by "hard" sets would be helpful (i.e. long aerobic...
by wens
Sun Jan 27, 2008 9:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: maverick v. wonderboy33
Replies: 67
Views: 5343

Re: maverick v. wonderboy33

or maybe distance runners are distance runners because they have more slow twitch muscle fibers in relation to fat twitch muscle fibers to begin with