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The Swim Prescription by Alexander Hutchison
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Nov 29, 2022 | ISBN 9781578268467

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“The Swim Prescription wins gold as a smart, approachable how-to guide to getting the best out of life through swimming. Dr. Hutchison provides the perfect blend of scientific rationale for why swimming is an ideal sport for the masses with detailed plans for how to succeed in becoming a smart swimmer.”
—Ryan Berube, Olympic Gold Medalist

“Here is a book that offers the what and the how of what makes swimming so good for our bodies. The Swim Prescription holds the scientific foundation for a sport that is as beautiful as it is beneficial. Dr. Hutchison’s swimming-as-lifestyle approach is what I would wish for anyone when they come to the sport of swimming.”
—Chris Fantz, 3x Northwest Athletic Conference Swim Coach of the Year

“A wonderfully written book for athletes of all levels and disciplines, The Swim Prescription documents the scientific benefits involved with swimming for all levels of athletes and participants.”
—Scott LeBlanc, Director of Sports and Wellness, University of the Incarnate Word
The Swim Prescription is a great resource for those looking into the mental and physical health benefits of swimming. I would recommend this book to anyone looking to use swimming to enhance their life experience.
—Coach Tim Waud, 2017 USMS Coach of the Year, Oregon City Tankers

“Dr. Hutchison combines his knowledge as an exercise physiologist with personal stories of how swimming has been beneficial in his own life. This book allows the reader to learn how to become a better swimmer for health and recreation and combines evidence and data to back up his positions.”
—Josh Yellen, EdD, LAT, ATC, Master of Athletic Training Program, Department of Health & Human Performance at the University of Houston

“The Swim Prescription provides swimming enthusiasts of all ages, types, and skill levels with a map that leads to achieving ultimate personal fitness.”
—Chris Myhre, former Head Swimming Coach and Aquatic Director, University of Puget Sound

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