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SWIMMING: AND PLEASANT AND USEFUL
About the benefits of swimming
Swimming is not only a pleasant pastime, but also an excellent physical activity on almost all muscles of the body. The benefits of swimming are obvious. This is a complex aerobic exercise in which the muscles of the upper and lower body work. Therefore, depending on the combination of technology, speed and frequency of training, swimming can help both with weight loss, and with strengthening muscles and general body health.
Thanks to the buoyancy, water protects the joints well. Therefore, swimming in the pool is one of the few exercises that is useful and safe for the elderly and pregnant women. Any water exercises are an ideal choice for people with overweight, limited physical activity, as well as during the recovery period after injuries. Continue reading