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Chase Kalisz Describes Depth of ASU Training Group

Kalisz says the depth of the ASU training group is immense so that if you’re not bringing your A-Game to workout, someone else will be nipping at your heels


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Ryan Held Did Golden Goggles, Finished his Masters, and Got Married all in One Month

Olympic champion Ryan Held takes us through his whirlwind December (which actually started in November) with Golden Goggles in New York City.


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David Curtiss Describes NC State Winter Training, “Ladder Set”

A self-proclaimed long course swimmer, Curtiss said that sc worlds were a big learning curve for him that helped his development as an elite athlete a lot.


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Katie Grimes on How To Survive A 4-Week Training Camp at the OTC

Next up for Grimes will be a massive training stint at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, a trip Grimes says will be just over 4 weeks

Abbey Weitzeil on Cal OTC Training: “I’m really happy with the work that we put in”

Weitzeil is currently training in the Cal pro group, which includes Ryan Murphy, Hunter Armstrong, and Sean Grieshop, and bouncing from sprint to mid-group

Pitt’s Chase Kreitler Gives Insight into NCAA College Season Training/Rest Cycles

Chase Kreitler let SwimSwam on deck right before Pitt’s dual with George Washington and he had some great insights on training cycles within an NCAA season

Chase Kalisz on Bowman Training: “I’ve done more yardage now than I’ve ever done”

Kalisz seems satisfied with getting his butt kicked, stating with a smile “I’ve probably had more bad practices than I’ve ever had in my entire life combined

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Jordan Crooks Reflects on Lessons Learned in SCY, SCM, and LCM Racing

Recently, Crooks swam a dual meet with Mizzou last weekend (in yards) and competed in the Knoxville Pro Swim this weekend

Hunter Armstrong Starting to Reap Benefits of Training Next to Ryan Murphy

Armstrong said the first 15 meters of his 50 back (where he placed 2nd in 24.8 to Justin Ress) was exactly as fast as it was in his world record swim.

Mona McSharry on Her Favorite Breaststroke Event: “I want to like the 200…”

The Irish native is thriving under home-court advantage, saying she loves looking over at her cheering teammates at the end of a race.

Justin Ress on Bringing More Energy to Swimming, Gaming for Charity

Reigning world champ Justin Ress continued his dominance in the 50 back, breaking the pro swim series record last night in 24.49.

Miranda Tucker Describes Coley Stickels Training with Texas Ford Aquatics Pro Group

Former Michigan Wolverine has made a resurgence in the swim scene, most recently with a 2nd place finish in the 100 breast at the pro swim in Knoxville

Kylie Masse Learned How to Have Patience with Herself in the Face of Inconsistency

Kylie Masse started her meet in Knoxville with a Pro Swim Series record, touching for the win in the 50 back in 27.38.

Bobby Finke on 400 IM: “Kinda letting fate decide what was gonna happen that last 25”

Finke says he loves racing Jay because of how similarly they swim the mid-distance event and that held true tonight.

Katie Ledecky: “I felt like I could be 1:55 tonight”

In the 200 free, she spoiled viewers (as she typically does) by throwing down a monster 1:55.47 in the 200 free, besting the field by over 2 seconds