Coaching

My Thoughts on Australian Swimming

Before I get into this, I want to make it clear that I'm writing this because of my love for Australian swimming.  Ever since I swam in Canada in the 70s, I've been impressed with the brash way that such a small population base could take on the US swimming  juggernaut, and often win. In… Continue reading My Thoughts on Australian Swimming

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Coaching

Is the Swimming World Catching Up to the US?

Those of you who watched the recent World Championships results were probably as shocked as I was with the Day 1 news that both the US and Australian Men's teams missed making finals in the 4x100 Freestyle relays.   Both did as they always do – swam 4 slower swimmers in the heats to rest up… Continue reading Is the Swimming World Catching Up to the US?