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My Favorite Goggles For Kids UPDATE

Posted by on Dec 10, 2012 in Coach Ben’s Newsfeed

My Favorite Goggles For Kids UPDATE

My previous favorite Speedo Jr. Futurity are being replaced by Jr. Victory. They are pretty much the same pair of goggles but with a different name. If you are ordering from Guam, again I suggest going to www.swim2000.com.

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Preventing Swimmers Ear

Posted by on Feb 23, 2012 in Coach Ben’s Newsfeed

Preventing Swimmers Ear

I believe the best way to prevent swimmers ear is to use a homemade swimmer’s ear prevention solution. You make this by mixing equal parts of rubbing (isopropyl) alcohol and white vinegar in one of the over the counter droppers you can buy at the chemist. Then after each time you or your child gets out of the water you use a few drops to dry out the ear and prevent bugs from growing.

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My Favorite Goggles For Kids

Posted by on Nov 23, 2011 in Coach Ben’s Newsfeed

My Favorite Goggles For Kids

I’m frequently asked if I have any recommendations for goggles for kids. So far my favorite goggles for kids are the Speedo Futurity variety. They are very robust and generally seal around the eyes very well. I recommend buying them from Hornet Sporting goods or ordering online from www.swim2000.com

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