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Swimming

Paul Gannon
United Kingdom
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01 Nov 2019 12:17


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Interested to hear the thoughts on swimming a greyhound as a way of getting them fit for racing.

Is it as good as galloping?





Grant Dunphy
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02 Nov 2019 02:25


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I believe it is good as an addition to normal training routines but the main time I swim is following an injury & before it is wise to let the dog gallop.We have an excellent facility in Newcastle thoroughbred race track.
A friend of mine used to only swim her dog between races & when she combined the swimming with trailing at the track her dog broke the Casino 600m track record a few years back.


Patrick D'Arcy
Australia
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02 Nov 2019 03:07


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An old trainer once told me that a 5min swim is the equivalent of a 300metre gallop so be aware that you don't over do it

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