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  • FINA Convention: The Best Swimming Conference in the World The aquatics industry is certainly expanding fast and the future looks bright. Whether you’re a coach, industry professional or athlete, there is a lot to be excited about the future of aquatics. In December over 1,200 of the world’s leaders in aquatic sports will gather in Hangzhou, China for the FINA World Aquatic Sports Convention. […] November 7, 2018
  • Why Swim Coaches Should Attend The FINA World Aquatic Convention As a swim coach, I’m looking forward to the 2018 FINA World Aquatic Convention this December 8-10. I attended in 2016, and the coaches clinic was the best I’ve ever been to for a number of reasons this article will detail. What is the World Aquatic Convention? The three day conference features the Golden Coaches […] October 30, 2018
  • What is the FINA World Aquatic Convention In December, the world’s leaders in aquatic sports will gather in Hangzhou, China for the FINA World Aquatic Sports Convention. This conference occurs only once every two years at the host site of the FINA Short Course World Championships. I attended the 2016 FINA World Aquatic Convention and Short Course World Championships in Windsor, Canada. […] October 23, 2018
  • Share Your #MySwimPro Swim with our Global Community Did you know athletes from over 150+ countries are reaching their goals by training with the MySwimPro app?! MySwimPro is the #1 app for connecting swimmers all over the world and it is the perfect training tool to keep you motivated. When you add friends on the MySwimPro app, you can share your progress with […] August 16, 2018
  • The 7 Biggest Benefits of Keeping a Swim Log (and Why You’ll Swim Faster) If you want to reach your full potential, you should be aware of what you are doing day in and day out of the pool. The best way to do this is to record and track what you’re doing in the water – simply log EVERYTHING! Related: Three Easy Tips For Swim Logging Swim Faster […] October 19, 2017
  • Short Course World Championships (Windsor 2016) Windsor, Canada may be known as a hockey town, but for the first part of December, the Ontario city welcomed athletes from over 170 countries for the 14th FINA World Swimming Championships. The venue itself was transformed from a hockey rink into a swimming pool, and over 30,000 spectators watched the world’s best compete for […] December 21, 2016
  • The 3 Biggest Mistakes Swim Coaches Make With Shoulder Injury Prevention! The following article is a guest post by Dr. John Mullen, DPT, CSCS a World renowned expert and speaker in sports training and rehabilitation. He received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy at USC where he performed research on swimming biomechanics and lung adaptations in swimming training. Many think swim coaches prescribe adequate shoulder injury prevention. […] August 9, 2016
  • Why You Should Log Every Swim Workout If you swim 5,000 meters per day, in a year you’ll have swum over 1,500,000 meters! 😮 That’s the equivalent of swimming through the Atlantic Ocean from New York City, USA to Havana, Cuba. But if you’re not logging your swim workouts, it’s simply impossible to know how far you’ve actually gone. How do you […] August 1, 2016
  • Live Stream & Live Results of U.S. Olympic Trials In 2008, the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials were recognized by SportsTravel Magazine as the Best Amateur Multi-Sport or Multi-Discipline Event. The event was nominated for the award again in 2012 and was also a finalist for the Sports Event of the Year by the Sports Business Journal in 2012. Live Results (OMEGA) All sessions will […] June 26, 2016
  • Wisdom From The World’s Best Coaches The following tips come from talks at the annual American Swim Coaches Association (ASCA) World Clinic by some of the greatest coaches in swimming. 5 Brilliant Ideas from Coach Bob Bowman: “If you can’t measure it, you can’t manage it.” You must record your practices, if you want to understand what is happening in your […] February 9, 2016