Los Gatos, CA | May 03, 2014
Olympic silver medalist in the 100 butterfly, Christine Magnuson, is also one of the world's fastest sprint freestylers. She is an excellent clinician and will work with you on important fundamentals that even Olympians practice all the time.Read More
Robert Margalis has been one of the best all around swimmers in the USA for many years as a top performer in 200 and 400 IM. He has been a national champion and Olympic Trials finalist. He currently provides private coaching to a national age group record holder. His extensive knowledge of all strokes and ability to communicate lessons he has learned from swimming make him an excellent teacher.Read More
Swimmers ages 11 and under are encouraged to sign up now for a swim clinic dedicated to teaching "the essentials" of being a smarter, faster, more efficient swimmer. Lead by experienced clinicians, Magnuson and Margalis, participants will learn to nourish important fundamentals in the pool and how to mentally and physically prepare for practice and race day.
Below is a snapshot of what participants can expect to do on May 3rd, 2014:
Work in the pool on technique the clinicians habitually practice to perfect their stroke and efficiency
Learn important fundamentals of all strokes with an emphasis on proper body alignment, a steady kick, and tight underwater breakouts
Focus on the fundamentals of all strokes, such as proper hip positioning to increase propulsion, timing your walls and finish, and how long to hold recovery on each stroke
Watch Margalis and Magnuson swim at full-speed demonstrating near-flawless technique
Practice exercises and stretches that build strength and flexibility
Learn strategies for racing, how to constantly think about efficient training, and when and what to eat to properly fuel your body
Ask the Olympians your questions in a Q&A sessions for kids AND PARENTS
Wear real medals and take photos wearing them, get autographs, and 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.comclinic 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.