In this episode of the #AskASwimPro Show, we’re in Ann Arbor, Michigan with 4x Olympic Medalist, Kaitlin Sandeno! Learn more about Kaitlin as she discusses the International Swim League, her new book Golden Glow and much much more!
Kaitlin Sandeno Hogan is an American former competitive swimmer, Olympic gold medalist, world champion and former world record-holder. She also is now the national spokesperson of the Jessie Rees Foundation, a motivational speaker, coach, sports commentator, emcee, and host for world-class sporting events.
Kaitlin’s debut book, Golden Glow, published with Rowman & Littlefield! Co-written by Dan D’Addona, Golden Glow tracks Kaitlin’s incredible journey both in and out of the pool. Full details can be found HERE.
In 2019 Kaitlin accepted the historic role in the position as General Manager for The International Swimming League’s DC Trident! The International Swimming League is an annual professional swimming league, established in 2019. It features a team-based competition format with fast-paced race sessions. The regular season starts in October and the Final Match is held in December in Las Vegas!
Kaitlin is a Partner and the Face of Laguna Fin Company! Their goal is to improve technique, help swimmers achieve best times, and elevate swim workouts. Laguna Fin can be used for all 4 competitive strokes, including breaststroke. They’re comfortable and designed to be a travel companion because they’re lightweight and compact – only 1.4lbs in total.
The Jessie Rees Foundation
Kaitlin is an ambassador of The Jessie Rees Foundation, bringing “joy jars” to over 150 children’s hospitals. #NEGU
The mission of the Jessie Rees Foundation is to help every kid fighting cancer to Never Ever Give Up! They fulfill the mission by CONNECTING with families, bringing AWARENESS to their stories, offering them a network of helpful RESOURCES and sending the entire family continual doses of ENCOURAGEMENT throughout their journey.