7 Keys to a Successful Taper (With Club Wolverine Elite)

Hassaan Abdel-Khalik of Club Wolverine Elite in Ann Arbor, Michigan has polled his training partners and come up with a list of their top 7 tips to nail your taper.

Led by Mike Bottom and training out of the pool at the University of Michigan, Club Wolverine Elite currently boasts a roster of 22 professional post-graduate swimmers representing 9 different countries, all with their eyes on Olympic glory.

included among the group is Sean Ryan, one of the first Americans in any sport to qualify for the 2016 U.S. Olympic team thanks to a 4th-place finish at the 2015 World Championship in the open water 10km race.

Included in the video are tips from:

  • Justin Glanda (USA)
  • Geoff Cheah (Hong Kong)
  • Bruno Ortiz (Spain)
  • Guy Barnea (Israel)
  • Miguel Ortiz (Spain)
  • Junya Koga (Japan)
  • Daniel Torres (Mexico)

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