There is going to be plenty of time to look after shots of swimmers over the next 5 days, but as anticipation builds for the start of the 2013 U.S. World Championship Trials in Indianapolis, Indiana on Tuesday, let’s take a quick moment to check out some shots that Tim Binning got of coaches on Monday during warmups at The Nat.
The staff of the North Baltimore Aquatic Club, including the living legend Bob Bowman (left). The North Baltimore crew brings a cobbled-together training group that includes Chase Kalisz, Allison Schmitt, Megan Romano, and Conor Dwyer, all of whom have come to Bowman and his staff in the last few months to complete their training for Trials. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Cal men’s head coach Dave Durden works out his charges that includes Nathan Adrian, Anthony Ervin, and now Natalie Coughlin. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
The Spaniard Sergio Lopez of the Bolles School in Jacksonville, Florida produces scores of Division-1 level talent; among them is future Cal Bear Ryan Murphy, who could qualify in any of three backstroke races for Worlds. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Cal women’s head coach, and the 2012 US Olympic women’s team head coach, Teri McKeever shouts to her swimmers. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
USC head coach Dave Salo has a huge international training group, but also trains many top-level Americans, including Jessica Hardy. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Dick Shoulberg, the heralded coach of Germantown Academy, is a master of the distance freestyles. Rachel Zilinksas is among his top charges at this year’s Nationals. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
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