Swim parent

7 Keys to Being the Best Swim Parent You Can Be

Parents are an essential component in the success of a child-athlete, but they can also be a toxic element. The fine line that parents walk between involvement and respectful distance can be difficult to navigate.

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9 Swim Parent Guidelines to Relay Selections

Relays… we all love them. They’re often the highlight of the meet. Here are nine Swim Parent guidelines to relay selections…


11 things I’ve learned from two weeks of Masters Swimming

After 15 years of swim parenting, I joined Masters two weeks ago. Here are 11 things I’ve learned from two weeks of Masters…


Swim Parent Apology – A Shout From The Stands

“I must confess that, on more than one occasion, in fact every occasion, I’ve prayed that my child beat your child; wished my team beat your team and believed my coach was better than your coach.”


Nine Swimming T-Shirt Sayings With Wisdom and Insight

#9 “H2O: two parts Heart and one part Obsession”


At US Winter Nationals Kids Received Elite Swimmer’s Medals

Tennessee Aquatics Coach Marshall Goldman: “After witnessing what I saw behind the scenes from all of the swimmers and coaches…I was left speechless and an even bigger fan of the sport to which I’ve been a lifelong fan.”