Grand Valley State University Training Trip Video

Braden Keith
by Braden Keith 0

January 06th, 2018 Video

Division II Grand Valley State University escaped the cold winters of Allendale, Michigan to spend their winter training trip in Fort Lauderdale, Florida last week. The team trained primarily at the facility of Nova Southeastern University, a fewllow Division II team, but also spent time training (and having fun) in the waters of the Atlantic Ocean.

The video’s producer Rachel Eaton, a senior, put together shots of the team working hard, playing hard, and everything in between. She included some cool drone shots of the team’s swimming and diving workouts that are worth a look.

Grand Valley State returned to competition on Saturday against in-state rivals Wayne State, which the Lakers won 178-118 on the men’s side and 159-141 on the women’s side. The team is building toward the GLIAC Conference Championships from February 14th-17th and then the NCAA Division II Championships from March 13th-17th in Greensboro, North Carolina.

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Braden Keith

Braden Keith is the Editor-in-Chief and a co-founder of He first got his feet wet by building The Swimmers' Circle beginning in January 2010, and now comes to SwimSwam to use that experience and help build a new leader in the sport of swimming. Aside from his life on the InterWet, …

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