## How many calories do you burn with Swimming Freestyle?

Someone weighing 180 lbs burns approximately 634 kilocalories per hour with Swimming Freestyle. Fill in the form and calculate how many calories you burn with Swimming Freestyle or use our Calorie Calculator for other activities.

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## Swimming

How many calories you burn when swimming has a lot to do with which stroke you use. Calculate how many calories you burn with each different stroke: Breast stroke, Backstroke, Freestyle or Butterfly.

## Calories burned with Swimming (weight: 180 lbs)

MET 60 min.
Swimming 4.8 411
Swimming - Backstroke 5.6 480
Swimming - Breaststroke 4.8 411
Swimming - Butterfly stroke 11 943
Swimming - Front Crawl 7.4 634
Swimming Freestyle 7.4 634

## How do we calculate the amount of calories burned with Swimming Freestyle?

This calculation uses the MET value (Metabolic Equivalent of Task) of Swimming Freestyle. The MET value of Swimming Freestyle = 7.4. We multiply the MET value with the person\'s body weight in kilogram. Then we multiply this with 0.0175 and the duration in minutes.

A person weighs: 180 lbs
MET value of Swimming Freestyle: 7.4
Time: 30 minutes
The calorie calculation for Swimming Freestyle for 30 minutes is as follows:

(180/2.20462) * 7.4 * 0.0175 * 30 minutes = 317

30 minutes of Swimming Freestyle burns 317 kcal.