Istanbul Insight from USA Women’s Coach, Chuck Batchelor

Head Coach of Team USA’s Women at the Short Course World Championships, Chuck Batchelor, talks with Garrett McCaffrey from Istanbul, Turkey. We discuss the facilities, performances like Ryan Lochte’s WR, and behind the scenes observations from a coach’s perspective. Chuck talks about the difference between coaching a meet as the Head Coach of Team USA vs. coaching as the Head Coach of Bluefish Swim Team.

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bobo gigi

Great interview with a great coach. Chuck, put Allison Schmitt, Lia Neal, Olivia Smoliga and Megan Romano in the 4X100 free relay tonight and USA will win.


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About Garrett McCaffrey

No one lives the sport of swimming like Garrett McCaffrey. A Division I swimmer who spent 4 years covering the sport as a journalist, now coaches club swimming and competes as a masters swimmer, Garrett truly lives the sport of swimming. After graduating from University of Missouri’s award winning journalism program …

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