Ripon, CA | Apr 26, 2014
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
Burckle is a 2012 Olympian and NCAA Champion in the 200 breaststroke. He will teach participants the drills and habits he relies on to remain one of the most consistent competitors in the sport.Read More
Sign up now for an action-packed clinic for swimmers ages 7 through 11, and 12 through 17 with two of the United States' fiercest competitors: Burckle and Perdue. This clinic will be divided into two groups so that participants will receive age appropriate instruction. Participants will learn the essentials to faster, smarter swimming and these Olympians' coveted secrets to success.
A snapshot of what to expect at the clinic on April 26th:
Enhance your stroke, fine-tune key aspects of racing, and work on mental strategy to get an edge on competition!
Work on the foundations of fast swimming – from strong underwater streamlines and pullouts, to proper body positioning, and more.
Learn drills from Perdue to becoming a better sprinter – including fast reaction time, efficient stroke turnover, and quick, steady kicking
Review techniques from Burkle that focus on proper hip positioning and propulsion for short axis strokes
Focus on the little things you can do that will make a big difference on race day
Practice core strength exercises and stretches that increase full body strength
Spend time getting feedback from the clinicians while watching video footage, and during a Q&A session designed for swimmers AND parents
Take photos while wearing the champion’s medals, 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 sessions throughout the country.