Richard Quick

The Case For Short Course (Meters, of Course)

Despite short course meters becoming more and more prominent in the sport, USA Swimming continues to look the other way.


US Olympic Coach, Swimming Technique Guru Bill Boomer Dies

Boomer, who was a leading innovator in technique development in the sport, died on Sunday.


The Meet Of Tears: U.S. Olympic Trials

At every Trials, there’s a small subset of about 25 swimmers who carry a heavy burden: they miss qualifying for the Olympics by a single spot.


How Eddie Reese Became The Most Successful College Coach In Swimming

Reese has built an incredible legacy at the University of Texas, leading the men’s team to unparalleled excellence.


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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Stanford Cardinal Clinch NCAA 3-Peat in Austin After 200 Fly

Stanford has mathematically eliminated Cal from NCAA title contention.


Why You Should Watch the Documentary “Rowdy” Before Summer Nationals

“Rowdy” is a documentary that all swimmers, swim parents, and swim nerds ought to watch before the 2018 Phillips 66 Summer Nationals kick off in Irvine, CA next Wednesday (July 25th).


Stanford Defends Their 2017 Win with a 2018 Women’s NCAA Team Title

2018 WOMEN’S NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, March 14th – Saturday, March 17th McCorkle Aquatic Pavillion — Columbus, OH Prelims 9AM/Finals 5PM (Eastern…


Coughlin, Quick, Mitchell Head Pac-12 Women’s All-Century Team

The Pac-12 Conference announced the women’s swimming & diving All-Century team, led by coach Richard Quick and California star Natalie Coughlin.


Marsh And Bowman Discuss Their Roles As Head Olympic Coaches

“Bob and David are two of the most dynamic, innovative and well-respected coaches in our sport.” said USA National Team Director Frank Busch

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PHOTO VAULT: 6 Legends Inducted Into Auburn Swimming & Diving Hall of Fame

Chris Davis, Janet Shanteau, Eric Shanteau, Jeri Shanteau and Bryan Krakoska Auburn Swimming Wall of Fame on Saturday, April 11, 2015 in Auburn, Ala.

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The Late Richard Quick Selected to Texas Sports Hall of Fame

Richard Quick led the Longhorns’ women’s swimming and diving program to five consecutive NCAA titles (1984-88) during his six-year stint on the Forty Acres.

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Dad’s Club Wins Inaugural Wally Pryor Distinguished Team Award in Texas

Dad’s Club head coach Ray Aguilar receives the inaugural Wally Morton Award from Graham Johnston, a 1952 South African Olympian and Masters’ World Record holder while training at the Dad’s Club.


Coventry, Shanteau, Marsh Headline Auburn Swimming & Diving 2015 Inductees

Eric Shanteau is one of 6 inductees into the Auburn Swimming & Diving Hall of Fame Class of 2015.

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U.S. Olympic Committee announces 2013 Coaches of the Year

Past award winners include Coach Eddie Reese, Richard Quick and Tom Franke.

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