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Polymers in Swimming<br />By Earl Chough<br />
Swimming<br />In swimming the swimming suit (Jammer/Speedo) can be a polymer.<br />The goggles or the dragsuit can also be...
Swimming necessities <br />The Jammer is used to keep the body move faster by creating less drag.<br />The goggles are use...
Evolution of the swimsuit<br />http://www.nationalpost.com/1842286.bin<br />
How polymers improved swimming<br />During the 1920 the swimsuit was very baggy and loose and as people became more seriou...
How polymers improved swimming<br />During the late 1930s swimming goggles were invented to prevent saltwater from going i...
Niles West Football/Outdoor track field.<br />The polymers in the grass prevent slipping and injury.<br />Less maintenance...
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Polymers In Swimming

  1. 1. Polymers in Swimming<br />By Earl Chough<br />
  2. 2. Swimming<br />In swimming the swimming suit (Jammer/Speedo) can be a polymer.<br />The goggles or the dragsuit can also be a polymer.<br />http://bendigo2004.thecgf.com/library/images/swimming%20pictogram.jpg<br />
  3. 3. Swimming necessities <br />The Jammer is used to keep the body move faster by creating less drag.<br />The goggles are used to prevent the water from going into the eyes. <br />The drag suit is to help make the swimmer go slower forcing the body to work harder, thus making it stronger for competition.<br />http://www.lenscompare.com/contact-lens-img/151-ultra-comfort-goggles_lg.jpg<br />
  4. 4. Evolution of the swimsuit<br />http://www.nationalpost.com/1842286.bin<br />
  5. 5. How polymers improved swimming<br />During the 1920 the swimsuit was very baggy and loose and as people became more serious with the sport they started to make the suits more fitting to the swimmer to make them more aerodynamic. <br />http://listicles.thelmagazine.com/wp-content/upload/418tattooman4c.jpg<br />
  6. 6. How polymers improved swimming<br />During the late 1930s swimming goggles were invented to prevent saltwater from going into the eyes. Then people started to use the goggles as in the sport of swimming.<br />http://cache1.asset-cache.net/xc/89617457.jpg?v=1&c=IWSAsset&k=2&d=A7B69CF049AC90052564160E30260C6DEC12BAB7BD83C6CF66FB39576BC28BB2<br />
  7. 7. Niles West Football/Outdoor track field.<br />The polymers in the grass prevent slipping and injury.<br />Less maintenance.<br />More durable<br />Longer lasting<br />

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