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Butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke, freestyle In the medley relay: Backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly, freestyle

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What 4 different swimming strokes make up the medley individual or relay event in swimming?

both of the events include the strokes: butterfly, backstroke, breastroke, and freestyle. thought the order of the strokes is different in the individual medley the order of the strokes is: fly, back, breast, free in the medley relay the order of the strokes is: back, breast, fly, free


What is a medley?

a medley is a mix of all the strokes, an IM (individual medley) is butterfly, backstroke, breast stroke, freestyle. A medley relay is backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly, freestyle.


In swimming what does the IM in 400m IM stand for?

It stands for individual medley because it has all four strokes. There for its a medley


What are the order of the four strokes in an individual medley and in the team relay in swimming?

In the individual medley it's fly, back, breast, free. But in medley relay it's back, breast, fly, free It's different in the relay because backstroke has to start a the medley relay, there's no such thing as a '4X2L Backstoke relay, it's imposable.


All the names of the strokes in swimming?

Butterfly, Backstroke, Breaststroke, Freestyle. the order for individual medley is Fly, Back, Breast, Free medley relay is back, breast, fly and free


Put the four strokes into the order they would be swum in a 100m individual medley?

Butterfly Backstroke Breaststroke Freestyle


What is a individual medley in swimming?

An individual medley (or IM for short) consists of butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke and frontcrawl in that order. This is an individual event so only one swimmer does all four strokes. IM's can be 100m (1 length of a 25m pool each) 200m (2 lengths each) or 400m (4 lengths each).A medley relay on the other hand is comprised of four swimmers swimming one stroke each one after each other. However, in a medley relay the order of the strokes is different. This order is: backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly, frontcrawl.Hope this helps x


Which stroke starts the swimming medley relay?

in individual medley (IM) the order of strokes is fly (butterfly) back (stroke), breast (stroke), and free (front crawl) In a relay it's fly, breast, back free


What strokes have touch turns?

In swimming the breaststroke, butterfly, and individual medley events require touch turns


What strokes are in the swimming medley?

With swimming there is two kinds of medleys. First, there is the individual medley where the swimmer swims all four strokes in one race. Also called for short an IM. In this race, the swimmer will swim the strokes in the following order- butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke, and freestyle. The swimmer swims a different stroke for each quarter of the race. So for example, if a swimmer was doing a 200 IM the swimmer would swim a 50 of each stroke. Second, there is a medley relay. In a relay, you have four swimmers who all swim a quarter of the race each. In a medley relay though the order is different from an IM. The order of the strokes would be backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly, and finally freestyle. Hope this helps;3


What does IM mean?

IM is most commonly known as "Instant Message.""IM" is short for Individual Medley, where the swimmer does all four strokes, butterfly, breast, back, and freestyle. I'm not certain about the order of the strokes.


How many different strokes are swum in the medley?

The medley is swum with four sifferent strokes: butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke, and finally, freestyle.


What does im stand for in the olympic games?

Individual medley consists of a single swimmer swimming equal distances of four different strokes within one race.Individual medley consists of a single swimmer swimming equal distances of four different strokes within one race.


What is the correct order of swimming strokes for the individual medly?

the correct order of swimming strokes for the individual medly is butterfly first, then backstroke, then breastroke then finally freestyle :)


Which stroke swum in the medley is usually the slowest?

slowest strokes in order slowest first) are breaststroke, backstroke, butterfly then freestyle


2 swimming strokes used in medley relays?

A medley relay is different from an IM (individual medley) because the order of strokes is different. In a medley relay the first swimmer does backstroke, than the next one does breast, than the third one does fly, and the final swimmer does free. Medley Relay: 1 Backstroke 2 Breaststroke 3 Fly 4 Free IM: 1 Fly 2 Backstroke 3 Breast 4 Free


What swimming event can swimmers change strokes?

You change strokes in the IM, Individual Medley, but it's in a certain order. First you do Butterfly, Then Backstroke, then Breaststroke, and then freestyle. In the IM you have to do the crawl for freestyle but in a freestyle event you can do a different stroke for the whole event, but it's not advised unless you're much faster in another stroke then the crawl.


What comes first in a swimming medley?

Butterfly (the stroke with the double-arms-forward motion paired with a dolphin kick on your front) is the first stroke swum in a swimming medley called "Individual Medley." In a swimming medley relay, however, backstroke is performed first as it is the only stroke that requires a start in water, while all other strokes start off with a dive.


What is the order of events in individual medley race?

Butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke, freestyle


What are the names of the different events in swimming?

There are five different individual event types: butterfly, backstroke, breastroke, freestyle and the individual medley (IM) which involves the first four strokes. there are different lengths for each event


What areFive skills in swimming?

First of all, they are events in a typical swim meet. They consist of the freestyle, the backstroke, the breaststroke, the butterfly, and the individual medley which combines all of the strokes.


Olympic 800 Medley?

The 400 meter individual medley is the longest medley in the Olympics.


What strokes did Michael Phelps win gold in?

Butterfly Freestyle Medley (all strokes)


What is Michael Phelps slowest stroke?

Michael Phelps' slowest stroke is breaststroke, in comparison to the other strokes he swims (butterfly, freestyle, backstroke, and the combination of all strokes-Individual Medley). However, he is not "slow" at breaststroke in comparison to your average competitive male swimmer.


What are the four strokes of a medley relay?

Freestyle,butterfly,breaststrock and the backstroke.