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Butterfly is a swimming discipline, a swimming stroke. See swimming activity number 592
The arms in the butterfly stroke are brought forward at the same time to enter the water at some point in front of the shoulders and are then pulled backwards under the water surface. No alternating movement of the arms is permitted. The shoulders must at all times be parellel to the surface of the water. Simultaneous up and down movements of the legs and feet are permitted, but no alternating movements.
Swimming 592, Breaststroke 593, Syncronised Swimming 596, Backstroke 719, Front Crawl 718, Freestyle 595, Swimming S W D 723.
Level of Demand
The table below shows the maximum levels of demand that this activity requires. NOTE: These are not entry levels or levels of requirement and has nothing to do with ability.
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