Swim Blog

Developing your career as a coach: NAC’s Doug Wharam

Create your pathway for Success: Coach Doug Wharam.

Suggested Audience: Coaches, Athletes & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Tuesday, February 17, Recorded. 

Create Pathways for Success Coach Doug Wharam and Coach Mike Murray serve together on the American Swim Coaches Association Board of Directors; as two of the Board’s youngest members, they [...]

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Junior College Swimming and Success!

Junior College Swimming & Success Coach Joe Plane.

Suggested Audience: Coaches, Athletes & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Tuesday, February 9, Recorded. 

Junior College Swimming: A Great First Step Coach Joe Plane has worked at almost every level of competitive swimming, from the club ranks all the way to big-time division 1 swimming programs like [...]

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Continuing a Tradition of Excellence: Sarasota Sharks Head Coach Brent Arckey

Continuing a tradition of excellence: Coach Brent Arckey.

Suggested Audience: Coaches, Athletes & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Thursday, February 5, Recorded. 

In this week’s episode of Coaches Corner, Mike sits down with Sarasota Sharks Head Coach Brent Arckey for a discussion on what its like to run a program with a rich history of success and [...]

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Congratulations to Brett Hawke!

Brett Hawke has been promoted to the new position of Vice President of Swimming Performance and Education at Fitter and Faster Swim Camps! Hawke is responsible for ensuring Fitter and Faster [...]

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Teaching Leadership & Developing Success for High School Programs: Scott Young

Developing a culture of Success at the High School Level

Suggested Audience: Coaches, Athletes, Parents & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Tuesday, January 26, Recorded. 

Coach Scott Young is one of the best coaches in the United States. Scott has led the Albany Academy (Albany, NY) Varsity Swimming program to 10 Team Titles, coached multiple All-Americans, [...]

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Holistic Approach to High Performance: Matt Hurst, Penn State University

A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO HIGH-PERFORMANCE: MATT HURST

Suggested Audience: Coaches & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Wednesday, January 11, Recorded. 

Matt Hurst is one of the most enthusiastic young coaches in the NCAA and one of the best sprint coaches in the United States. This past season, Hurst helped guide the Penn State Nittany Lions [...]

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Having Fun & Swimming Fast: Coach Bobby Guntoro

Having Fun & Swimming Fast: Coach Bobby Guntoro

Suggested Audience: Coaches & Team Administrators

SHOW DATE: Wednesday, January 6, Recorded. 

Bobby Guntoro is the Head Coach of Men’s & Women’s Swimming at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, his alma mater. Mike Murray and Bobby sit down to discuss the [...]

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