the first written records of swimming date back to 2000 B.C.
Nikolaus Wynmann, a German professor of languages, wrote the first swimming book but swimming has been around since the late prehistoric years, when humans first started to appear.
There is no one credited with inventing swimming. Swimming dates back to ancient times and therefore it is unclear who the first person to swim was.
when wasn't swimming invented?
Swimming pool sports started from Britain around 1830, but first swimming pools games started in Olympic in 1896.
W.H Williamson is credited for inventing swimming as a sport by coming up with the first swimming rule in 1804. This rule was commonly known as the lifebelt.
Botswana invented swimming in the early 1960s.
Tom (Sweats at swimming) Rainsforest...
1950 this was the year mexicans invented swimming to cross the rio grande
Synchronized swimming first appeared at around the turn of the 20th century, though at the time it was known as water ballet. The first recorded competition was in 1891.
Yes there was, they had invented swimming pools by then.
it was back in the days of 1871 when the nuns got bored of swimming
Ancient Greeks and Romans invented swimming pools in 3rd millennium BC
I'm not really sure who invented the swimming pool, BUT Somebody probably thought up of a personal place to go swimming and thought up of a giant pool of water that you could swim in. So technically no one invented the WATER for a swimming pool, since nobody really INVENTED water. They just invented the swimming pool. Hope this helps with such a strange question. :)
The ancient Greeks invented it.
In water !
Benjamin Franklin might have invented swimming paddles as a young kid to allow people to swim faster.
invented by Guy Gilpatrick in the 1930s
The first swimming competition was in 1984.
Swimming was invented in 1913 by Dr. George H Swimming, an aquatic biologist at Harvard University.