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In which order does swimmers swim in Olympic Swimming medley?

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posted Apr 29, 2016 by anonymous

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Backstroke, Breaststroke, Butterfly and Freestyle

Olympic Swimming medley is a combination of four different swimming styles —Butterfly, Backstroke, Breaststroke, and Freestyle— into one race. This race is either swum by one swimmer as individual medley (IM) or by four swimmers as a medley relay.
Back goes first because in the rules for backstroke you can only turn past vertical to do a flip turn.

answer May 3, 2016 by Abhishek Maheshwari
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