backstroke swimmer

backstroke swimmer
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English-Russian sports dictionary. - Russkiy yazyk Media. . 2006.

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  • backstroke — [bak′strōk΄] n. 1. a stroke backward, or a backhanded stroke 2. a stroke made by a swimmer lying face upward; esp., a racing stroke in which the arms are stretched alternately over the head and the legs are moved in a flutter kick 3. a contest in …   English World dictionary

  • backstroke — ack stroke n. 1. a swimming stroke that resembles the crawl except the swimmer lies on his or her back. It is usually executed with backward moving circular arm strokes and a flutter kick. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Backstroke — The backstroke, also sometimes called the back crawl, is one of the four swimming styles regulated by FINA, and the only regulated style swum on the back. This has the advantage of easy breathing, but the disadvantage of the swimmer not being… …   Wikipedia

  • backstroke — 1. noun a) A swimming stroke swum lying on ones back, while rotating both arms through the water as to propel the swimmer backwards. b) The pull on the tail of the …   Wiktionary

  • backstroke — /ˈbækstroʊk / (say bakstrohk) noun 1. a backhanded stroke. 2. a blow or stroke in return; recoil. 3. a swimming stroke in which the swimmer is on his or her back performing a flutter kick and rotating the arms alternately backwards. 4. Cricket a… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Martin Harris (swimmer) — Personal information Born 21 May 1969 Medal record Men’s swimming …   Wikipedia

  • David Plummer (swimmer) — David Plummer Personal information Full name David Plummer Nationality  USA Born October 9, 1985 ( …   Wikipedia

  • Mike West (swimmer) — Medal record Men’s swimming Competitor for  Canada Olympic Games Silver …   Wikipedia

  • John Monckton (swimmer) — John James Monckton (born October 28 1938) was an Australian backstroke swimmer of the 1950s, who won a silver medal in the 100m backstroke at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics. Although he set multiple world records, he never won an Olympic gold medal …   Wikipedia

  • Gordon Kerr (swimmer) — Gordon Kerr Personal information Full name Gordon Maxwell Kerr Nationality Canadian Born October 4, 1917(1917 10 04) Canada Sport Sport …   Wikipedia

  • Michael O'Brien (swimmer) — Michael O Brien Personal information Full name Michael Jon O Brien Nickname(s) Mike Nationality …   Wikipedia