Swim Blog

Coaches Corner: Leading Future Legends, Jason Calanog

Legends Before They Were Legends

Suggested Audience: Coaches, Parents, Athletes & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Wednesday, January 12th, Recorded. 

Coaching Future Olympic Champions Jason Calanog is the Associate Head Coach at Texas A & M Men’s Swimming. In the past year the Aggie program as blossomed into one of the best [...]

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Coaches Corner: Creating Team Culture

Team Culture

Suggested Audience: Coaches, Parents, Athletes & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Wednesday, January 5th, Recorded. 

Team Culture NC State’s Associate Head Coach Brian Barnes has extensive experience working with a variety of programs throughout his successful career in the swimming community. Over the [...]

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Coaches Corner: Small Market Success, Coach Chris Everett

Creating a successful small-market team.

Suggested Audience: Coaches, Parents, Athletes & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Wednesday, December 22nd, Recorded. 

Swimming Fast in Rural America Chris Everett is the Head Coach of Mercury Swimming, located in the Southern Tier of New York State, made up of mostly-rural, agriculturally based communities. [...]

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Coaches Corner: Value Systems for Success; TJ Day, STAR Swimming

Value Systems for Success

Suggested Audience: Coaches, Parents, Athletes & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Wednesday, December 1st, Recorded. 

Leading with Passion TJ Day is the Head Coach of STAR Swimming in Buffalo, NY. Day has been coaching at all levels for over 15 years, and most recently spent 4 years as the assistant swim coach [...]

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Coaches Corner: Why Toughness is Important: John Carroll

Teaching Resilience

Suggested Audience: Coaches, Parents, Athletes & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Friday, November 19th, Recorded. 

John Carroll is arguably one of the best club coaches in American History. Over the past four and half decades, He has coached an American Record Holder, two USA Olympians, and 38 USA [...]

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Coaches Corner: Developing Long-Term Success, Ellen Johnston

30 Years of Loyalty & Success!

Suggested Audience: Coaches, Parents, Athletes & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Friday, November 12th, Recorded. 

Ellen Johnston has been developing highly successful swimmers over the past three and a half decades. During that time she has worked with the Westport YMCA Water-Rat Swim Team, faithfully [...]

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