The Olympics are Over. Swimming is Not.

The Olympics may be over but you can bet swimming is not. Since it seems like everyone immediately goes from swimming fanatic to forgetting the sport exists the night of the closing ceremonies, I decided to put together a few reasons why swimming should be watched all the time, not just on a once every four years basis. Check it out here!

Swim Kick Sets You Won’t Hate

In life, there are always things we despise, but that must endure in order to be better at what we do like. Swim kicks are one of those things. Often the bane of many a swimmer’s existence, it is nonetheless recommended, mandatory even, that we complete them in order to get stronger, faster, and better. That said, I stumbled across this blog post that makes swim kicks—bearable? I don’t know, they’re better than usual at least. Check it out!

Kansas City cited as rail and road hub that could help it win federal smart-city dollars

Despite the sheer enormity of all the data that’s available in the modern day world, so much of it is irrelevant; thus inspiring inaccurate misperceptions that lead innovation down the wrong path. What we really need is not more data, but more accurate data. This fantastic article does a fantastic job of delving into this issue. Not to mention, it’s wonderfully written, concise, and engaging. Enjoy!

Water, Water Everywhere

This wonderful article details the benefits of why we should all learn to swim. Not teaching your children to swim can cause some very real, very tragic consequences that are often-times entirely avoidable. Check it out here.