Swim - Movement and Sport

Movement and Sport

  • Aquatic locomotion, the act of biologically propelled motion through a liquid medium
  • Human swimming, the useful or recreational activity of movement through water
  • Swimming (sport), the competitive sport of swimming

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Famous quotes containing the words sport and/or movement:

    The sport of digging the bait is nearly equal to that of catching the fish, when one’s appetite is not too keen.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    I’m real ambivalent about [working mothers]. Those of use who have been in the women’s movement for a long time know that we’ve talked a good game of “go out and fulfill your dreams” and “be everything you were meant to be.” But by the same token, we want daughters-in-law who are going to stay home and raise our grandchildren.
    Erma Bombeck (20th century)