Inside with Brett Hawke: Albert Subirats

By Fitter and Faster Staff

When Albert Subirats retired from swimming after his last race, he was ready to take on new challenges in corporate America. It wasn’t long before the sport came calling him back.

Today, after joining Virginia Tech as an assistant coach, Albert is working to give back to the sport. In conversation with Brett he dives into his experience coming to the states as a young swimmer with misdirected confidence. Learn how he navigated the NCAA process, became a leader to his teammates and ultimately transitioned into swimming solo later in his career. He shares his advice on working hard and making the most of every opportunity.

Key Takeaways:

  • Why Albert Subirats returned to swimming as a coach.
  • How he learned to be a better teammate.
  • Advice on training and underwater dolphin kicks.