Mrs Conger: “It Takes a Love For the Process”

Braden Keith
by Braden Keith 2

February 10th, 2013 News

Matt Rees at the 2013 Metro Championships got a minute to speak with an obviously-beaming Bridget Conger, mother of the two-time National High School Record breaking Jack Conger after his final high school swim meet.

Matt, as he’s done throughout the coverage of this meet, happened upon some absolute gems of comments from Mrs. Conger, including two huge keys to what it takes to become as big of a success in the water as Jack has been. Check it out above.

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it also takes great parental support!


Unless your dad is a PsychoDad.

BTW, I would not mind seeing Jack become a big star at 2016 Rio and TV replacing endless Phelps’ Mom close-ups with Jack’s mom.

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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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