Interview with Abbey Weitzeil at CIF: Breaking Records and Loving High School Swimming

Abbey Weitzeil of Saugus talks with Anne Lepesant about high school swimming vs club swimming, which has been a hot button issue in the Sunshine State for years, but seems to be coming to a head in 2014. She also discusses her national public high school records at CIF-SS Division 1 Championships, where she was very happy with her 50 but wanted a little more in the 100.

Weitzeil broke the 50 free with 21.98 and the 100 with 47.91. Then she re-broke the 100 with a 47.82 leadoff in Saugus’s 4×100 free relay.

See the full record-breaking report here.

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bobo gigi
8 years ago

Wow! She wanted a 46 in the 100 free?
Big goals.
It will be for next SCY season.

I’ve found the 50 free race video.
I didn’t know she swam straight-arm freestyle.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7A9H2tSk3eU

About Anne Lepesant

Anne Lepesant

Anne Lepesant is the mother of four daughters, all of whom swam in college. With an undergraduate degree from Princeton (where she was an all-Ivy tennis player) and an MBA from INSEAD, she worked for many years in the financial industry, both in France and the U.S. Anne is currently …

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