“During down times of the day, we compare sports and talk about workability and cross-sport conversion. After a particularly spirited discussion about rowing and swimming, I decided to research the issues swimmers might face if they attempt to crossover and do their best Bo Jackson impersonation.”
Getting off to a good start is one of the most important parts of the swimming race. The shorter the race, the more important the start becomes.
“Howard Wheeler helped me become a man. I started at Furman not knowing a single person, as a shy, unheralded, barely recruited, average swimmer. Howard not only helped me come out of my shell, but he saw what no other coach had ever seen.”
“What do you think our coach would do if we started fighting with our rival team at the end of conference meet?”
#4 – You realize your talent won’t get you to your goal, and you start working your butt off.
It’s a Friday morning in January. It’s dark. It’s cold. It’s been a long week at work, and an even…
6-time Olympic medalist Matt Grevers, aka The Gentle Giant, is 6 feet 9 inches tall.
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“At the end of one of my favorite movies, Groundhog Day, Bill Murray’s character finally lives the perfect day. After repeating Feb 2nd innumerable times, he eventually makes each day a masterpiece by developing his talents and hobbies to the fullest potential…”
FINA has approved time standards and events for the 2015 World Masters’ Championships that will be held from August 10th…
Motivating Boys vs. Girls: Six Ways to Get the Most from Your Swimmers
“Here are 5 of our favorite quotes that can serve as a boost during a painful sprint set, or a mantra to get you through a seemingly endless distance workout.”
#9 “H2O: two parts Heart and one part Obsession”