What do you do when you’re tapering, whether you are an age grouper, masters swimmer or US National Team member? You play…maybe too much with all of your building energy; blow bubble rings, slide on waterslides, etc.
Michael Klueh, Connor Jaeger & Coach Mike Bottom at the 2013 US Worlds Team Training Camp
Jessica Hardy, Blowing Bubble Rings
Michael Klueh and Jimmy Feigen blowing bubble rings
Sightseeing in Bilbao, Spain
Michael Klueh via Twitter, eating something. I don’t know what.
Conor Dwyer, poolside at the US Worlds Team training camp in Bilbao, Spain
Chloe Sutton, sightseeing
Caitlin Leverenz, sightseeing (with an ice cream cone…I think?)
Tyler Clary via Twitter: “I can say with almost complete certainty that this is the biggest flower puppy you will ever see in…” (NOTE: Looks like Clary and Coach Mike Bottom in the far right corner of the frame.)
PARTING SHOT FROM CONNOR JAEGER — TAKEN 4 MINUTES AGO:
Connor Jaeger via Twitter: “This has been our morning walk to the pool. Hey it’s not so bad”
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MEL STEWART Jr., aka Gold Medal Mel, won three Olympic medals at the 1992 Olympic Games. Mel's best event was the 200 butterfly. He is a former World, American, and NCAA Record holder in the 200 butterfly.
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