Why do you insist that all of your students learn to rollover onto their backs? Good question! I have been waiting my whole career to answer that question. If you cannot rollover onto your back, then how are you going to get your air?! If only we were fish! Well….we’re not; we are mammals and we need air. Breathing is the secret to swimming.  Have you ever seen people “swimming” with their heads poked out of the water?  Usually they are doing the breaststroke. These “swimmers” look like turtles with their heads poked out of their shells. These people never learned how to rollover onto their backs or sides to take a breath. And, usually these swimmers don’t like to get water on their…