VIDEO: Kentucky SHINES. Tina Bechtel in 1st A final, and Olympian Coach Lars Jorgensen

by Katrina Radke 5

March 23rd, 2014 College, News, Video

Kentucky Swimming is a great program to watch in the upcoming years. Olympian and Coach Lars Jorgensen has proven he is a phenomenal coach, and Tina Bechtel shows that you can improve immensely in one year. Last year, she just made the meet, and this year she placed 5th in the 200 yard butterfly.

Lars: “She is one of the hardest workers I know.”

Katrina Radke is an Olympic Swimmer, Sport Psychology Professor, Cal Alum, and Bestselling Author of Be Your Best Without the Stress, and 7 Ultimate Fitness Routines. She also runs a motivational, peak performance business, WECOACH4U with her husband, Olympic Coach and former Stanford Coach, Ross Gerry.

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Doc R
8 years ago

22nd to TOP 10 FINISH In the SEC….phenom great 1st year Kid! Hats off to you and your swimmers, seems like they are really behind you. Look forward to moving up the rankings! Congrats

Jeffrey Youngquist
8 years ago

Great Job Lars and Tina. Go Big Blue!!

8 years ago

Congratulations to Lars and the UK Wildcats on a great season. This is a program on the rise.

8 years ago

Lars is a fantastic coach and an even better person. I’m so glad he got the chance to be a head coach, and I would look for Kentucky to only get better from here.

William Bechtel
8 years ago

Thank-you for the wonderful interview and article! #OnTheRise #BBN

About Katrina Radke

Katrina Radke, MFT, is an internationally recognized Olympian, therapist, college psychology instructor, and a peak performance and health coach for many fields, including business, sport psychology, fitness, wellness and nutrition. She is a motivational speaker for corporate, educational and public events, and works with top physicians and health professionals. She …

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