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Words related to backstroke

a swimming stroke that resembles the crawl except the swimmer lies on his or her back

swim on one's back

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Patmos said Viveros is trying to make Olympic Trials cuts in the 100 and 200 backstroke at Senior Nationals.
But at the first turn, Alex reverted to a backstroke.
He swam almost the final three lengths with the backstroke, twice hitting a lane line, an automatic disqualification.
He owns the world records in the 100 and 200 backstrokes and has parlayed his good times, good looks and good manners into a potential seven-figure windfall.
Olympic team in his first event, the 100 backstroke.
Viveros placed first in both the 100 and 200 backstroke as well as top finishes as a member of the 200 and 400 medley relay teams.
06 in the 200 backstroke ranks her among the top 16 in the nation.
Like Harry Potter, he exhibited special powers, in the backstroke, and was carried by an incantational current from Fairfax High to Santa Monica College to USC.
That is high praise, considering Bridgewater is the reigning Olympic champion in the 200 backstroke.