Table 3 Distance covered by the hand on the underwater phase, at maximal (Vmax) and submaximal (V70) velocity, distinguishing 50-m DS from 200-m DS. Data are means (±SD).
Imposed swimming speed Entry phase(m) Pull phase(m) Push phase(m) Hand lag timephase (m) Clearing phase(m)
V70 Vmax V70 Vmax V70 Vmax V70 Vmax V70 Vmax
200-m DS .68 (.22) .59 (.21)* .38 (.11) .32 (.07) .41 (.08) .36 (.05) .12 (.05) .12 (.05) .61 (.14) .47 (.10)*
50-m DS .62 (.24) .46 (.08)* .33 (.08) .29 (.06) .38 (.06) .38 (.08) .14 (.07) .14 (.07) .60 (.16) .48 (.13)*
* Significant difference with v70