Coaching

Christmas Camp versus Christmas Break

The idea of a Christmas Camp versus a Christmas Break should really be a hot topic. After all, it's a pretty clear tradeoff: use the holidays to train swimmers extra hard; or give swimmers a rest and a chance to enjoy the holidays with their family. Unfortunately, it's not a hot topic. In fact, it… Continue reading Christmas Camp versus Christmas Break

Coaching

What to Expect Now That the Holidays Are Over

I hope that everybody's holidays were excellent, fun and relaxing.  And so now that we've had 2 weeks of Christmas shortbread, egg nog, candy canes, chocolate and general lethargy, what can we expect in the pool? It turns out its simple - you can expect the coaches to focus this next week on the skills… Continue reading What to Expect Now That the Holidays Are Over