Los Gatos, CA | May 04, 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
Team USA swimmers Margalis and Magnuson will be hosting a Performance Clinic for swimmers ages 12 and up. Younger swimmers who compete at a championship level and Masters swimmers are also invited to attend. Structured for more advanced athletes, this clinic will build on existing skills by fine-tuning the key components of fast swimming. In addition, both experienced clinicians will share the secrets they use to being a fierce competitor in order to drop time and touch the wall first.
A snapshot of what to expect on May 4th includes:
Pool work dedicated to reinforcing key techniques that the clinicians habitually practice and apply to their races - such as forceful walls, explosive breakouts, and perfectly-timed finishes
Fine-tune freestyle ability through drills dedicated to elongating each stroke, tight turns, and keeping the best tempo for each distance
Develop an understanding on how to propel your body forward by engaging the core and snapping hips forward
Watch Margalis and Magnuson swim at full-speed
Practice strength and stretching exercises and learn why each is an important part of daily training
Learn how the clinicians mentally prepare for practice and meets
Ask the champions your questions in a Q&A sessions
Wear real medals and take photos wearing them, get autographs, and receive a full color Fitter & Faster Tour Collector's programand a special welcome bag that contains gifts from our sponsors
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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.