Does Leg Kick Matter In The Triathlon Swim? | Kicking Vs No Kick When Swimming Freestyle

Published on April 3rd 2021


To kick or not to kick when swimming, that’s the big question. Do we really need our legs for swimming or should we be saving them for the bike and the run? We'll be looking at the role our legs play in swimming and how much work they should be doing in order for us to swim fast and efficiently! Subscribe to GTN: Check out the GTN Shop: If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 Submit your content here: Watch more on GTN... 📹 Why You're Out Of Breath After 100m Swimming 👉 📹 3 Workouts To Make You Swim Faster! 👉 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_Magnets - [ocean jams] ES_Minor Leagues - Dylan Sitts ES_Fingers Touched - Justnormal ES_Carpet - Dylan Sitts Photos: © Triathlon / Getty Images The Global Triathlon Network (GTN) is the world's biggest triathlon YouTube channel, with new videos every day! GTN is for anyone who loves triathlon: from seasoned triathletes to first timers – and everyone in between! With the help of our former pro and Olympic medal winning team, we’re here to inform, entertain and inspire you to become a better triathlete; including videos on: - How to swim, bike, and run faster with expert knowledge - Try our session ideas - Investigations into wide ranging topics - The best triathlon bike tech and gear with pro know-how - In-depth, entertaining features from the heart of the sport - Chat, opinion and interact with us across the channel and on social media! Join us on YouTube’s best triathlon channel to get closer to the sport and to become a better, faster and fitter triathlete! Welcome to the Global Triathlon Network. Thanks to our sponsors: Canyon bikes: Felt bicycles: THEMAGIC5: MET Helmets: Nuzest: ON Running: Orca: Park Tool: Selle Italia: Team Bath: Wahoo: Zwift: YouTube Channel - Facebook - Instagram - Twitter - Google+ - Strava Club - GMBN Tech - GCN Tech - EMBN -