oldweststander wrote:Awc, fitness is fitness, swimming is part of the conditioning undertaken by professional sportsmen.
No it isnt. Thats a naive comment. Do you think Anthony Joshua could run a decent marathon time? Do you think chris froome can bench press much? Do you think that Alistair Brownlee would be top sprinter?
All have very different fitness types that are developed specifically for their sport that do not transfer well to other sports where a different fitness is required.