BENEFITING: UNDERWATER SOCIETY OF AMERICA INC
ABOUT THIS CAMPAIGN
We're now accepting donations! We need your help to reach our goal, and any amount makes a difference.There are 3 fin swimmers and the coach are ready to represent America first time in the history of Finswimming at the Junior World Championship in Russia, July 31-August 6, 2017.
Alyssa Sun, 14 Ann Arbor, Michigan
Karolen Girgis, 15 VA
Coach Elena Nannoshi, Farmington Hills, MI
Coach Kristina Novichenko, Detroit, MI
Every swimmer needs: $2000 air ticket to fly to Novosibirsk, Russia and $100 for the bus transportation to Tomsk, $700 for participation and accommodation. Coach needs air ticket only.
Please donate at least $25 and pledge to share this page with 10 of your friends!
*Donate $100 and we will send you our Team JWC t-Shirt
*Donate $500 and we will put put your name or your logo on the back of the Team T-shirt.
*Donate $1000 and we will put your name or logo on the front of the T-Shirt.
Please, contact us at 734-383-2620 if you want to customize your donation!
FINSWIMMING is very popular around the world and suggested to be one of the most beautiful sport on Earth. Like a regular swimming but with use of snorkel and mono fin, Finswimming reminding swimming like an animal and its is breathtaking spectacular sport. With big popularity around the world Finswimming is expected to be one of the new Olympic sport in 2024.
Today Finswimming is not well presented in United States. In 2021 Birmingham, Alabama, will be hosting first Finswimming World Cup Championship.
Finswimming is an underwater sport consisting of four techniques involving swimming with the use of fins either on the water's surface using a snorkel with either monofins or bifins (i.e. one fin for each foot) or underwater with monofin either by holding one's breath or using open circuit scuba diving equipment. In United States Finswimming can be explained as underwater dolphin kick, which some coaches are calling 5th stroke.
Top 4 Benefits of Finswimming in USA:
1. Finswimming with its imaginary, speed and grace will add excitement to boredom of competitive swimming and help to lowered percentage of quitting this sport early.
2. Finswimming technique which consist of the natural streamlining and dolphin kick will build solid base for physical literacy and make competitive swimming stronger
3. Because of its complete body balance, finswimming will help regular swimmers to avoid shoulders injuries and respiratory illnesses
4. Popularity of fin swimming will help to bring new generation of young athletes who represent our great country on Olympic 2024!
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