Why should you use a snorkel?

Six-time Ironman world champion Dave Scott is also a renowned swim coach. He offers some explanation on why a snorkel can help triathletes improve their stroke.

| February 13, 2017 | TRAINING

A swim snorkel allows you to keep your head down in the correct position, keep your head still (and "calm"), all of which can help you focus on maintaining a proper position in the water. It can be especially effective for swimmers who have issues with crossing over, too. Dave Scott explains how a Simmer's Snorkel can help you swim faster this race season.