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Related to front crawl: butterfly stroke, breaststroke
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FCFootball Club
FCFiber Channel
FCFuel Cell
FCFootball Conference (Britain)
FCFriend Code (Nintendo Wii)
FCFight Club (movie)
FCFibre Channel
FCFiber Cable
FCFan Club
FCForlì-Cesena (Italian province)
FCFirst Class
FCForecast
FCFull Color (publishing)
FCFouls Committed (soccer)
FCFingers Crossed
FCFirst Contact
FCForeign Currency
FCFull Coverage
FCFemale Condom
FCForeclosure (also seen as FCL)
FCFree Church
FCFuel Consumption
FCFielder's Choice (baseball)
FCFulton County (various locations)
FCFat Cat
FCFull Circle
FCForward Control (vehicle feature)
FCFlip Chip
FCFedora Core (Linux distribution)
FCFiber-Optic Connector
FCFalls Church (Virginia, USA)
FCFlorida College (Temple Terrace, FL)
FCFoot Candle
FCFinance Committee
FCFamily Computer
FCForestry Commission
FCFidel Castro (president of Cuba)
FCFixed Cost
FCFire Control
FCForeign Country (IRB)
FCFlow Cytometry
FCFurther Confusion (anthropomorphic convention)
FCFacilitated Communication
FCFoster City (California)
FCForce Close (software)
FCFeed Conversion
FCFish Camp (Texas A&M University)
FCFunctional Class (various organizations)
FCFamicom (game console)
FCFortran Compiler
FCFamily Circle (magazine)
FCFullerton College (California)
FCField Coordinator (various organizations)
FCFaraday Cage
FCFinancial Consultant
FCFlow Chart
FCFashion Corner (various locations)
FCFast Cash
FCFlood Control
FCFlight Computer
FCField Controller
FCFunction Code
FCFriendship Circle
FCFlux Capacitor
FCFarCry (game)
FCFeature Code
FCFluorocarbon
FCFont Change
FCFinancial Center
FCFecal Coliform
FCFunnel Cloud (METAR weather)
FCFencing Club
FCFlight Control
FCFull Code (health care)
FCFinancial Controller
FCFuture City
FCFerry Corsten (Netherlands DJ/roducer)
FCFinancial Company
FCFan Coil
FCFeedback Control (ATMF)
FCFifty-Cent
FCFeedback Control
FCFlight Crew
FCFather Christmas
FCFrontier Corps (Pakistan)
FCFunctional Capacity
FCFlight-Critical
FCFile Code
FCFrequency Converter
FCFat Chance
FCFrame Control
FCFine Condition (used books/collectibles)
FCFire Command
FCForce Commander (game)
FCFamily Channel (ABC/Disney)
FCFully-Comply
FCFree Concentration
FCFaculty Center
FCFebrile Convulsion (neurology)
FCForeign Corporation
FCFree Cholesterol
FCFish Commission
FCFull Context (decompressor state)
FCFighter Control
FCFlag Carrier (used in Capture the Flag game)
FCFinancial Cryptography and Data Security
FCFilm Coated (medications)
FCFall City (Washington)
FCFan Cooled
FCFrecuencia Cardiaca (Spanish: Heart Rate)
FCFlip-Chart
FCFuel Cycle
FCFleet Commander (science fiction)
FCFlotilla Commander
FCFair Catch (football)
FCFull Combo (Dance Dance Revolution)
FCFat Controller (Railway Series books)
FCFutball Club (soccer)
FCFibercore (wire rope)
FCFighter Command
FCFully Connected
FCFailure Code
FCField Change
FCFirecrotch
FCFailure Count
FCFellow Craft (masonry)
FCFunctional Component
FCCivic Forum (Central African Republic)
FCField Command
FCFlight Commander
FCFront Cross
FCFusion Center
FCFuture Capabilities
FCFederal Criteria (Federal Information Processing Standards)
FCFederal Criteria (NIST)
FCFront Crawl (swimming)
FCFacility Code (Sprint)
FCFoster Care Children
FCFacility Code
FCFail Close
FCFinal Candidate (stage after beta stage of software development process)
FCFuture Crew
FCFaraday Cup
FCFragment Crystallizable
FCFinancial Cooperation
FCFormocresol
FCFluid Coupling
FCFinance Code
FCFranklin Central (High School)
FCFerrule Connector (optical connector type)
FCFull Certification
FCFerrum College (Ferrum, VA)
FCFuori Campo (Italian: Out of Field)
FCFuture Consumption (food and beverage industries)
FCFelician College
FCFunctional Code
FCFeeling Close
FCForward Checking (Search algorithms)
FCField Champ (dog field trial winner)
FCFinanceConnect
FCField Craft
FCFuture Century (G-Gundam)
FCBrothers of Charity (religious order)
FCFinance Corps
FCFrequency Calibration
FCFraction Calculator
FCFailure Cost(s)
FCFlame-Cut (technical drawings)
FCFurnace Container
FCFacilities Contract
FCForward Curved (centrifugal fan blades orientation)
FCFuracin
FCFunctional Chief
FCField Circular
FCFirst Cymru (travel company, Wales, UK)
FCFacility Clearance
FCFresh Condition
FCFinnish Chemicals (Kemira affiliated company, Finland)
FCFlight Clearance
FCFoaming Capacity
FCFlight Cycle (aviation)
FCFantasy Congress (game)
FCFeasibility Condition
FCFractocumulus (cloud formation)
FCFinance Command
FCForces Citoyennes (French: Citizen Forces, Morocco)
FCFlight Chart
FCFinecorsa (Electrical Limit Switch)
FCForage Chopper
FCFace of Curb
FCFishermen's Cooperative (Philippines)
FCFinishing Complete (S&S Furniture)
FCFixed Coverage
FCFund/Function(al) Code
FCFoam Chamber
FCFrederic Chiu (classical pianist)
FCFunctional Chain
FCFuel Configuration
FCFault Collection
FCFibre Carrier
FCFriendly Capability
FCFast Capacitor
FCFielding Command
FCForeground Channel
FCFundación del Centavo (The Penny Foundation; Guatemala)
FC(USN Rating) Fire Controlman
FCFocused Crawler/Crawling
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This position was taken to represent the middle of the propulsive phase of front crawl swimming.
(front crawl) Testing with a start from the water 29,98 50m (time) Number of stroke cycles / 50m 30 Average speed (V m/s) 1,66 Distance over a stroke cycle (DPC m) 1,66 Propulsion index (Ip = V x DPC) 2,755 Subject 4
According to Dan Bullock, director of SwimforTri (an organisation that offers swim coaching, with a focus on triathlon events), in front crawl there are four main factors:
In addition to the front crawl, Feamster suggests adding the backstroke and butterfly to your routine to avoid boredom.
As the students demonstrate progress, they will develop their comfort zone and continue to improve until they achieve their final goal--utilization of the rhythmic breathing technique in the front crawl.
With front strokes (front crawl and breast stroke), the face is immersed throughout most of the stroke.
Her front crawl in particular was more of a bar crawl as she kept over-reaching with one arm and scraping into the side of the pool.
The first two named repeated this success in the finals, with Ross and Threadgold victorious in the backstroke and front crawl respectively.
Health and beauty editor Lynne Hyland says: 'Swimming is literally the only sport I'm halfway decent at, but these days my swim "work out" consists of breast stroke, front crawl, and repeat - until I decide I'm allowed to get out and have a nice coffee and biscuit in the cafe.
Most studies of body alignment in swimming have focused on the effect of body roll on performance in front crawl, for example, Lui et al.
Ollie Coe, Ieuan Lloyd, Joe Parker and Matt Edwards all scored points in the 100m freestyle relay and the 100m medley relay, with Matt also scoring points in the 1500m front crawl. One of the university's most talented swimmers, Ieuan won gold medals in the 200m front crawl and 200m individual medley, adding to his impressive list of accolades.
Alex Grantham came second in breast stroke, Cameron Price second in front crawl. These boys were joined by Alfie Miekle-Janney and Thomas Roberts to finish second in the relay team and a very close second (by two points) in the overall team position.
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