I started swim lessons when I was about 4 or 5, I think, and eventually, I was a lifeguard at a swimming pool. In college, I got my WSI certification (Water Safety Instructor) and taught swimming to college students for my PE credit. Eventually, I was a swimming pool assistant manager and later, at another pool, a manager. At one point, I coached a swim team for the golf club where I was the pool manager.
I LOVE to swim and do so whenever we are on vacation.
I usually swim the breast stroke because I do it for exercising and can sustain that stroke for a long time.
However, I do know how to do the seven basic strokes: freestyle, sidestroke, overhand side stroke, backstroke, elementary backstroke, breast stroke, butterfly,