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What Are College Swim Coaches Looking For?

What Are College Swim Coaches Looking For?

A common question in college recruiting is “What are coaches looking for?” This can vary from coach to coach, but there are many characteristics that are heard frequently.

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Quick Question Video: How to Show Interest to a College Swim Coach

Quick Question Video: How to Show Interest to a College Swim Coach

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Are You Ready?

Are You Ready? Tips from UGA Admissions

This blog is about the University of Georgia (UGA) Undergraduate Admissions Office.

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6 Tips for Conversations After Meets and Practice

6 Tips for Conversations After Meets and Practice -

In a recent webinar by parenting expert David Benzel, from Growing Champions for Life, he offered several tips for having better conversations with our kids about their sports. Benzel works with ma…

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Deciding Which Events to Swim in College - College Swimming Guide

Deciding Which Events to Swim in College - College Swimming Guide

“Which events should I swim in college?” High school swimmers hoping to be recruited to swim in college ask that question all the time. The answer is primarily dependent on the needs of the team ... See more

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Getting Organized To Swim In College

Getting Organized To Swim In College

Becoming a college swimming recruit can be an intimidating process, especially if you and your swimmer are just getting started. It is never too late to start, though, and it is often helpful to br…

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Northeastern Heads East, Not South, to Dublin for 2018 Winter Training

Northeastern Heads East, Not South, to Dublin for 2018 Winter Training

While most Northeastern teams take winter training trips to the warmer shores of Florida, California, or some Caribbean island, Northeastern University instead took on a more diverse cultural exper…

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Mental Health Awareness: Stacy Michael-Miller

"Mental health is important"

USA Swimming's National Athlete Service Director Stacy Michael-Miller talks about the importance of laying a strong mental health foundation to tackle future challenges.

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Pac Pacs 10K Spots on the Line Thursday at French Nationals

Who will join USA Swimming’s 10K roster for #PanPacs18? Find out Thursday!

USA Swimming News Article

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Try Swimming with Flex Swim Membership

Multi-sport play can lead to better performance, less burnout, less social isolation, and, most importantly more lifelong enjoyment in sport! #SwimToday

Embrace the multi-sport benfits and try ... See more

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#ThankYouCoach: Maddie Homovich

"Coaches are leaders"

What do your coaches mean to you? #ThankYouCoach

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#MondayMotivation: “It’s what you do with the rough patches that will define the athlete that you’ll become.” – Olympian Dana Vollmer

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NATHAN ADRIAN CONTINUES TO TRAIN WITH EYES ON FOURTH OLYMPIC GAMES

“It’s about figuring out ways to be faster. The fun part about swimming is that nobody has figured it out 100 percent quite yet." - Nathan Adrian

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USA SWIMMING COMPETITOR SWIM ANCHOR PARTNERSHIP WITH NATIONAL COMMUNITY OUTREACH INITIATIVE

Thanks to Competitor Swim, Velocity Swimming now has new lane lines from the 2017 Phillips National Championship to kick-off the summer season 👍👏

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Don't let your hard work go to waste. Refuel your body after your workout with lowfat chocolate milk and get better everyday! 👍 #RealWorks #Ad

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WHY SWIM COACHES MATTER

"They are instructors, mentors, teachers, and life guiders. And in the greater scope of growing up, coaches are like architects who can mold young humans into better humans." #ThankYouCoach

USA Swimming News Article

1 month ago

What preparation tactics do you find most successful before a meet? Share your tips in the comments below for other parents & athletes 👇

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The 2018 IBJJF World Championship Fight Everyone Wants To See

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FloFootball

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Coming soon: the story of Allen High School and 5-star recruit Theo Wease.

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FloSports Announces Acquisition of The Rugby Channel From Rugby International Marketing - FloSports

FloRugby is now the undisputed leader in live coverage of American rugby across all levels of the sport.

FloSports Announces Acquisition of The Rugby Channel From Rugby International Marketing

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Highlight: USA vs. Cuba At Beat The Streets 2018

A sporting event unlike any other.

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Jordan Burroughs Defeats Frank Chamizo At Beat The Streets 2018

Context: World Champ (USA) vs. World Champ (ITA). Setting: New York City rooftop. Attendance: thousands from around the globe. The wrestling mat: fully slimed with rain. Advantage: JORDAN BURROUGHS!!!

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FloGrappling

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The FloGrappling team go inside one of the most hardcore jiu-jitsu gyms in the world: Leandro Lo's NS Brotherhood in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He teaches one of his trademark techniques and explains how he ... See more

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FloRugby To Air South Africa Vs Wales Test Match LIVE

More rugby? Yes, please.

FloRugby will show Wales v South Africa LIVE June 2.

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Mark Schubert Responds to Legal Challenge from Ariana Kukors Smith - Swimming World News

Mark Schubert Responds to Legal Challenge from Ariana Kukors Smith

Coach Mark Schubert, responds to the legal challenge from Ariana Kukors Smith that follows her allegations that Sean Hutchison sexually abused her.

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Swimming Australia Sets Official Dates For Pan Pacific Trials - Swimming World News

Swimming Australia Sets Official Dates For Pan Pacific Trials

Fresh off the back of their golden Commonwealth Games performances, the nation’s swimming heroes will be welcomed back into the supporting arms of South Australian’s for the 2018 Hancock ... See more

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Legendary Olympic Diving Coach Betty Perkins-Carpenter Dies at 87 - Swimming World News

Legendary Olympic Diving Coach Betty Perkins-Carpenter Dies at 87

Legendary Olympic diving coach Betty Perkins-Carpenter passed away over the weekend at the age of 85. According to the Democrat & Chronicle, Perkins-Carpenter had also battled with cancer and was a ... See more

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A Conversation with an Unlikely Best Friend: The Black Line - Swimming World News

A Conversation with an Unlikely Best Friend: The Black Line

Your best friend in swimming is not the person you think it is. The black line at the bottom of the pool is the best friend that you could ever ask for.

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LumaLanes Performance of the Week: Charlotte Bonnet Smashes French Record In 100 Freestyle

LumaLanes Performance of the Week: Charlotte Bonnet Smashes French Record In 100 Freestyle

This week’s LumaLanes Performance of the Week goes to Charlotte Bonnet for her new national record in the women’s 100 free at the 2018 French Nationals.

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Indiana's Anze Tavcar Awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship - Swimming World News

Indiana's Anze Tavcar Awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship

Indiana University swimmer Anze Tavcar has been awarded an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, per an announcement from the NCAA earlier this month.

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UNLV Signs 13 for the 2018-19 Men's Swimming & Diving Season - Swimming World News

UNLV Signs 13 for the 2018-19 Men's Swimming & Diving Season

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USA Swimming to Include Flex Swim Membership Option in September 2018 - Swimming World News

USA Swimming to Include Flex Swim Membership Option in September 2018

USA Swimming will include a new Flex Swim Membership option for families beginning in September 2018.

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USA Women's Water Polo Beats Canada at FINA World League Super Final - Swimming World News

USA Women's Water Polo Beats Canada at FINA World League Super Final

The USA Women’s National Team picked up their second straight win at the FINA World League Super Final with a 12-5 victory over Canada. Rachel Fattal (Seal Beach, CA/UCLA/SOCAL) matched her output

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Lynne Cox: Open Water Pioneer, Best-Selling Author, Cold War Activist, the List Goes On... - Swimming World News

Lynne Cox: Open Water Pioneer, Best-Selling Author, Cold War Activist, the List Goes On...

Sometimes, a slightly unconventional swim champion can fly right under our noses and we’re none the wiser. This unsung hero is Lynne Cox.

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Smart Tablet Inflatable Pool Float

Smart Tablet Inflatable Pool Float

Smart Tablet Inflatable Pool Float

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It's Time To Have Some Fun In The Sun. Our Memorial Day Sale Starts Now!

It's Time To Have Some Fun In The Sun. Our Memorial Day Sale Starts Now.
Plus Our Top DIY How-To Pool And Spa Articles.

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It's Time To Have Some Fun In The Sun. Our Memorial Day Sale Starts Now!

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Quote Of The Week: "Memorial Day this year is especially important as we are reminded almost daily of the great sacrifices that the men and women of the Armed Services make to defend our way of ... See more

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Get Your Old Hot Tub Working Like New Again With A New Control System, Pump, Heater Or Air Blower From PoolAndSpa.com!

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Get Your Old Hot Tub Working Like New Again - PoolAndSpa.com

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Eco One For Hot Tubs Keeps Water Fresh And Clear - PoolAndSpa.com

Check Out Our Eco One Spa Monthly Chemicals For Hot Tubs. Keeps Water Fresh And Clear For Pennies A Day!

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Pool Opening Supply Specials On Pumps, Filters, Paint, Parts And More!

Pool Opening Supply Specials On Pumps, Filters, Paint, Parts And More At PoolAndSpa.com

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Pool Opening Supply Specials On Pumps, Filters, Paint, Parts And More!

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Pool Chlorine Tablets - Slow Dissolve - 3" Tablets

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How To Open An Inground Pool And Explaining Pool Chemicals Video

How To Open An Inground Pool And Explaining Pool Chemicals - DIY Video

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How To Open An Inground Swimming Pool - Host Tim Casey shows you how to completely open up your pool. Part One goes over cover removal, setting up the deck equipment (ladders, rails, diving board) ... See more

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How To Open An Inground Swimming Pool - DIY Article

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1 month ago
MP Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming – 6/13/2018

MP Michael Phelps Weekly Wonders of Age Group #Swimming
#MPswim
#swim

Here are our Weekly Age Group Wonders for the weekend of June 8-10, 2018.

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908 New Swim Jobs You Might Love

https://swimswam.com/908-new-swim-jobs-might-love/

Want a job in swimming? We have over 1596 Swim Jobs listed.

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Predicting Tokyo: SwimSwam 2020 US Olympians Draft

https://swimswam.com/predicting-tokyo-swimswam-2020-us-olympians-draft/

Welcome to the first ever SwimSwam mid cycle US Olympic draft. 8 SwimSwam contributors will attempt to defeat each other by drafting the best possible 2020 Olympic rosters.

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Practice + Pancakes: Texas Men, Dean Farris Tackle Fast Friday (Video)

https://swimswam.com/practice-pancakes-texas-men-dean-farris-tackle-fast-friday-video/

It’s the heart of long course season. Teams are training hard and loading up on their swimmers. What better time to go and see what the 4-time reigning NCAA champs are up to?

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Are Parents Adding to Performance Pressure?

https://swimswam.com/are-parents-adding-to-performance-pressure/

I believe our children experience more pressure to perform in their sports and academics today than we did. What can we do to help our children with performance pressure?

1 month ago
5 Reasons Why Our Kids Like to Swim

https://swimswam.com/5-reasons-why-our-kids-like-to-swim/

Why do our kids swim? What keeps them motivated to return to the pool day after day?

1 month ago
FINIS Set of the Week: Attention to the Breath

FINIS Swimming Set of the Week - Attention to Breath

The interval is slow for this set (about 20-30 sec. rest) seeing that you’ll be working harder on the sprints with limited air.


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Electrical Stimulation's Impact on Sprinting in Swimmers

Electrical Stimulation’s Impact on Sprinting in Swimmers

Background on Electrical Stimulation Swimming is a unique sport where resistance training effectiveness is uncertain secondary to the lack of land for force production. Also, swimming is a highly ... See more

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How Does Stretching Affect Reactive Strength?
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Friday Interview with Dr. Christopher Zinner. #Training #HIT https://buff.ly/2MbX1C4

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In a research study across 5 top swimming countries, "[t]he pull-up and squat were the most popular dry-land RT training exercises used by elite swimming strength and conditioning coaches" (Crowley ... See more

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10 Reasons Swimmers Should Smile When the Going Gets Tough

10 reasons why swimmers should smile

In younger age groups, we often encounter angry swimmers who are disappointed with their performance. They are increasingly more demanding with themselves and their environment, enraged and ... See more

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Do backpacks cause shoulder pain? https://buff.ly/2kWWQhg

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Chuck Trailer 4k

A powerful story every young swimmer should follow and get to know..
Good luck @mrbodbox this week at the Santa Clara Grand Prix! #TYRProSeries

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Don't end your swimming fun, check out this article on how to prevent swimming burnout! #Don'tGiveUp https://buff.ly/2smP7N7

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Ever feel down because a swimming competition didn't go as planned? Read these 6 tips to help you stay on the right attitude track! https://buff.ly/2J2gCXu