British Pathe. From that moment on I and everyone else at FunSwimShop was hooked.
|Swimming Lesson 1926|
There are some fascinating clips of prototype swimming aids which we all take for granted today. Fins or flippers were once known as "Water Pushers", hand paddles were once known as "arm fins", and someone using both together at the same time was known as the "Human Fish or Plate Swimmer"!
|Hairstyle Swim Cap!|
We've heard that retro swim caps are set to make a comeback but we think you all feel more comfortable with the streamlined swim caps available today.
What do you think? Can you send us any swim cap crimes of fashion from the family albums? Looking forward to hearing from you...