Kelly Kremer

McHugh, Sachtjen, Bloomer & Butler Named Minnesota Team Captains For 2022-23

Max McHugh and Desmon Sachtjen will lead the men’s squad, while Olivia Bloomer returns as captain for the women, and she’ll be joined by Rachel Butler.

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Analyzing the Longest Active Streaks of Top-25 Finishes at NCAA Championships

Because this includes the 2022 championships, there can only be 25 teams on the active list per gender as any other streaks would have ended in March.

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Olympic Gold Medalist Bowe Becker Joins Minnesota Staff As Volunteer Assistant

Becker, an eight-time All-American with the Gophers, will continue to train at the university through 2024.

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Minnesota Adds NCAA Champ Alum Yu Zhou as Diving Graduate Assistant Coach

Zhou cemented herself as one of the best divers in school history during her three seasons in Minnesota, winning two NCAA titles & seven All-American honors.

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Stacy Busack Rejoins Minnesota as Associate Head Coach

The University of Minnesota has announced the addition of former student-athlete Stacy Busack an associate head coach for the program.

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Former Auburn Coach Mike Joyce Joins Minnesota Staff as Associate Head Coach

Joyce will be joining the Minnesota staff as Associate Head Coach after spending the last 3 seasons at Auburn. 

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Jesse Moore Promoted To Minnesota Associate Head Coach

Moore formerly held the title of assistant coach since being hired in July of 2018.

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How a “Distance Coach” Produces Fast Sprinters

“What got you here won’t get you there” is a common phrase you hear when climbing in your profession. And it’s no different for collegiate swim coaches.

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Canadian Olympian Kierra Smith Returns To Minnesota Training Base

Kierra Smith is switching up her training base, returning to the University of Minnesota & coach Kelly Kremer just 2 months out from Canada’s Olympic Trials.

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Swim Coaches Base Podcast Open Vault – Day 4

Each day, for the remaining days of 2019, RITTER Sports Performance will be releasing episodes from the Swim Coaches Base Podcast vault.

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Florida State Wins 23 Events, Sweeps 4 in Dual Victories over Minnesota

The Florida State women picked up their first win of the season, besting Minnesota 186.5-111.5, while the men topped the Gophers 197-103.

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College Swimming Previews: Developing Depth A Key For #8 Minnesota Women

Minnesota has extreme highs, including elite distance, breaststroke, & diving, but also some major holes. A young roster will look for a program-best finish.

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Former Stanford Assistant Jeff Kostoff Named Associate Head Coach at Minnesota

After three years at Indiana and three at his alma mater Stanford, Kostoff is headed to Minneapolis to join the Gopher staff.

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Minnesota Will Host Florida Gators for Season Opener (2019-2020 Schedule)

2019 NCAA runner-up in the 200 breaststroke Max McHugh, above, and the Minnesota Gophers will play host to Florida in early October.

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