Chuck Warner, a 40-year coaching veteran & author, looks back with wisdom to ask the question: “What makes swimmers great?”
Thanks for showing up this time.
Gary and David
(Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures.com)
Happy Mother’s Day to all! Gary’s wonderful mother classes up the column. Gary unclasses it right back.
It’s good to be Ryan Lochte.
…apparently this will uh, be…Part 1 of a 2 Part Series! Yeah, that’s what we meant.
David: Could you please refer to me as “Writing Partner to Olympic Hall of Famer Gary Hall, Jr.”? I hate to be a stickler here, but it’s just a basic respect thing.
This week Dave and Gary interview a North Korean swimmer, Rodney (via satellite), who recently made the Olympic Team in the 400 I.M.
Vegan Ultraman and “Finding Ultra” author Rich Roll provides his list of the “Top 4 Superfoods You’re Not Eating But Should Be”
Thanks to USCJulie for posting the above video from the 2007 event, where Will Ferrell raced football coach Pete Carroll in a 50 free.
Duchovny: “Sometimes when I’m swimming, I think that maybe someday I’ll put my red Speedo up for auction. Or maybe I’ll donate it to the Smithsonian. They can stuff it with two plums and a gherkin and put it on display.”
Davis Wuolle calls out Omega Timing and Nathan Adrian … maybe …