Frankfort, IL | Dec 07, 2013
Vanderkaay is a three-time Olympian, four-time Olympic medalist, and world record holder. At the 2012 games he was named team captain - a testament to his leadership and respect in the sport. Hailed as one of the greatest American freestylers, he has been an instrumental part of Team USA's dominance.Read More
Lauren is 2012 Olympic Gold medalist and an eight-time All American. This freestyle specialist struggled with injuries before the Olympic Trials, but that didn't stop her from achieving her dreams. Lauren encourages all young swimmers to remember that obstacles you may face in your career are merely stepping stones to make you a stronger person.Read More
This is a special Performance Clinic designed for competitive swimmers ages 12 and up. Younger swimmers who swim at a championship level are also invited. Limited to 60 participants, this clinic is the chance to learn from internationally renowned and experienced clinicians on all aspects of the sport – from drills, to dryland, and mental toughness that will help participants leverage their talent to reach their goals.
Below is a snapshot of what participants will learn in Frankfort, IL on Dec. 7th:
Learn, practice and understand why and how certain basic skills will help you improve your stroke and efficiency in freestyle
Learn personalized advanced drills stressing body rotation, underwater catch, and proper hand entry that can be translated across strokes and events
Understand how high elbow catch above the water and underwater can help you increase your distance per stroke and efficiency
Watch drills and demonstration on our 100 inch screen!
SPECIAL: One lucky participant (and up to two registered friends) will win a free private clinic with Olympian Lauren Perdue at the event's conclusion!
Ask the Olympians your questions in a Q&A sessions for kids and PARENTS
Wear real Olympic medals and take photos wearing them
Get autographs, receive a full color Fitter & Faster Tour Collector's program and a special welcome bag that contains gifts from our sponsors!
Inspired Swimmers are Dedicated Swimmers! Sign up before tickets sell out.
Each Fitter and Faster Swim Tour Presented by SwimOutlet.com clinic is designed to focus on the unique strengths and experiences of the clinicians at that specific clinic. That's why participants have been to three, four or five FFT clinics throughout the country.