Swimming Motivational Quotes

Inspirational Swimming Motivational Quotes for Athletes

To get ready to climb Everest, I did a lot of hill running with a daypack on and a lot of underwater swimming. I would swim a couple of lengths underwater and then a couple above. It gets your body going with limited oxygen.

- Bear Grylls
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When my legs hurt, I say: Shut up legs! Do what I tell you to do!

- Jens Voigt
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The water is your friend.....you don't have to fight with water, just share the same spirit as the water, and it will help you move.

- Alexander Popov
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I concentrate on preparing to swim my race and let the other swimmers think about me, not me about them.

- Amanda Beard
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If you have a lane, you have a chance.

- Unknown
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Being your best is not so much about overcoming the barriers other people place in front of you as it is about overcoming the barriers we place in front of ourselves…But it does have everything to do with having the vision to dream, the courage to recover from adversity and the determination never to be shifted from your goal.

- Kieran Perkins
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The hardest skill to acquire in this sport is the one where you compete all out, give it all you have, and you are still getting beat no matter what you do. When you have the killer instinct to fight through that, it is very special.

- Eddie Reese
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I can't control what everyone else swims but if all goes well I know there are no limits.

- Leisl Jones
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I'm really quite exhausted at the moment, but you never know, you are always surprised at what you can find sometimes, and maybe I will find something deep within to find the desire to swim fast.

- Leisl Jones
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