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Coaches Corner: Athlete Development, Sandpipers of Nevada

Athlete Development: Sandpipers

Suggested Audience: Coaches, Parents, Athletes & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Thursday, June 15th, Recorded. 

Success @ Sandpipers This week’s episode of the Fitter & Faster Coaches Corner features Sandpipers of Nevada Senior Coach, Jake Des Roches. Jake and host Mike Murray have a discussion [...]

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Coaches Corner: Women in Coaching & Creating Opportunities

Inspiring Change

Suggested Audience: Coaches, Parents, Athletes & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Thursday, May 19th, Recorded. 

Inspire Change Jamie Bloom has had success in every aspect of the sport, and continues to lead in a variety of capacities at the National level. Jamie has been extremely active in the New England [...]

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Athleticism for Age Group Swimmers

About the Author: Lee Sommers is a strength and conditioning coach and consultant to Fitter and Faster Swim Tour as well as for Nations Capital and Rockville Municipal Swim Club. He trained [...]

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Downhill Swimming: Freestyle

Imagine the pool you’re currently swimming in gets tipped downhill… Think of the momentum you could create swimming downhill versus a steady uphill grind!  The first thing we consider [...]

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Coaches Corner: Leading & Learning with Passion

Unique Journeys, Same Goal

Suggested Audience: Coaches, Parents, Athletes & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Wednesday, February 23rd, Recorded. 

Coaching from the heart Dani Korman and Abby Brethauer were teammates at Kenyon College and won National Championships together! Since that time both women have gone on to have incredible success [...]

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