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Olivier Leroy

What To Tell Your Swimmer After They’ve Had a Bad Swim

It’s a difficult experience to watch your swimmer come up short of their goals and expectations in the pool. Here is a simple strategy to help your swimmer move forward.

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9 Ways to Push Your Swimmer to Swim Faster Times (For Better or Worse)

There’s lots of ways to push your swimmer to new best times. Some of them are better than others.

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8 Things to Help You Get Psyched Up

Natalie Coughlin gets psyched up to swim like few other in history, as is evidenced by her Olympic success. What can you do to experience the same? (Photo: Janna Schulze/SwimSwam.com)

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15 Signs You Are a Tapering Swimmer

The moment you know your taper worked. Here are 15 signs you are a tapering swimmer.

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How to Position Your Feet for Swimming Starts – Video Feature

In this Race Club #swimisode, Coach Gary Hall teaches the proper distance one should maintain between feet both side to side and back to front on the modern swimming starting block.

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Express Your Personal Style with Kiefer Expressions This Season

All new and designed to last, these Poly Spandex blend suits come in a variety of patterns and prints sure to please all tastes.

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How You Do Anything is How You Do Everything

by Olivier Poirier-Leroy. The following is a sample email from his weekly motivational newsletter for swimmers. You can join for…

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TYR Sport Debuts Industry’s Most Talked About Product, The TYR Avictor

With a revolutionary, bold print and unprecedented combination of advanced features, the Avictor’s presence, both on deck and in the pool, turned serious heads.

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A Swimmer’s Guide for Surviving and Dominating the Big Meet

You’ve put in the time at practice. Now it is time to put that work to use and swim out of your mind and faster than you ever have. Here is a quick field guide for mastering the environment and your performances at your next big meet.

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6 Ways to Get the Most from Your Swimmers

Motivating Boys vs. Girls: Six Ways to Get the Most from Your Swimmers

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Swim With Leila: Backstroke kicking video

Swim coach and former National Team swimmer Leila Vaziri shares shares her weekly video, this week focusing specifically on the backstroke kick.

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The Decalogue Of The Good Swimmer

With the following suggestions, my sole intention is to provide some ideas to help our young athletes and future champions improve their level and be more competitive.

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Swim Job: FINIS seeks Marketing Coordinator, Public Relations & Sponsored Athletes

FINIS: “Innovative research and design is our highest priority. It’s our personal vow to continue to design and engineer the best technical products in the industry.”

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Swim Job: FINIS seeks Marketing Coordinator, Events & Merchandising

FINIS: “Innovative research and design is our highest priority. It’s our personal vow to continue to design and engineer the best technical products in the industry.”

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Make Your Swimming Goals Easier, Not Bigger (And Yet Still Do Big Things. What?)

Achieving your goals in the pool is tough work. Here is how to make it a little bit (okay, fine– a lot) easier.

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10 Tips on Coaching 10 and Under Swim Practices

10 ideas and tips on 10 and under swim practices…the SwimMAC way.

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10 Misconceptions About Fast Swimmers

Elite swimming looks wildly complicated and difficult. Here are 10 myths and misconceptions about swimming at a world-class level.

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