Inside with Brett Hawke: Mike Murray

By Fitter and Faster Staff

Mike Murray has coached an array of talented swimmers. Today he shares why club coaching presents an ideal opportunity for developing exceptional swimmers. Over his career as a coach, Mike Murray has gone through a series of evolutions— each leaving him better off than the last. Today, as he talks with Brett about his journey to club coaching in Victory, NY, he dives into his growth and experience. Find out what he’s been doing to develop his athletes, assistant coaches and himself. He shares his philosophy on training and the reason why “wait, what?” is possibly the most deflating phrase in the English language.

“If you’re lucky enough to have kids buy into what you’re doing and they get to a certain level, this whole new world opens up for you.” -Mike Murray

Key Takeaways: What full-time club coaching is like. Mike Murray’s advice for getting the most out of athletes of all ages and abilities. Insights into Mike’s writing, recording and delivery process for workouts.