Examples of breaststroke in a Sentence
I'll be competing in the 50-meter breaststroke.
Recent Examples of breaststroke from the Web
Mead set the new records in the 50-meter backstroke (30.45), 50-meter butterfly (30.19) and 50-meter breaststroke (34.11).
Dressel swam the fly in the final event of the meet, taking over for the third leg with the Americans facing a slight deficit after world record-holder Adam Peaty pushed Britain ahead on the breaststroke.
That’s Indiana University’s Lilly King, who swam the breaststroke for the United States in the 400-meter mixed medley relay Wednesday in the World Championships at Budapest, Hungary.
Britain's Adam Peaty set a world record of 26.10 seconds in the preliminaries of the men's 50-meter breaststroke at the world championships on Tuesday.
Jeff Siner email@example.com ▪ Katie Meili, 26, seemingly came out of nowhere to win a bronze medal in the 100-meter breaststroke and gold in the 400 medley relay in Rio.
And that’s where Beard, who won seven medals in four Olympic games and held the world record for 200-meter breaststroke, comes in.
Venit set a new Laurel Invitational record in the 50-meter breaststroke in a time of 30.80.
Cordes also won the 50 breaststroke on Thursday with a time of 26.88 seconds.
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First Known Use of breaststroke
BREASTSTROKE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of breaststroke for English Language Learners
: a way of swimming in which the swimmer's face is in the water and the arms move in a large motion from front to back as the feet kick outward; also : a race in which the swimmers do the breaststroke
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