Big Day in the Big Apple for the #FunnestSport
Summertime means swimming time! As temperatures around the country rise, five-time Olympian Dara Torres headed to New York City this week to kick off the SwimToday campaign and share the benefits of swimming.
Sport Psychology: Game Plans, Battle Plans, Business Plans
In the previous article, seven strategies were briefly introduced. The first strategy is having a PLAN. Call it what you want – game plan, battle plan, business plan -- any of these work.
Mike's Mailbag: Taper and Physical Jobs
I'm working a physical job this summer. How can I do my job and still have a great taper?
20 Question Tuesday: Dara Torres
Dara Torres has a new TV gig in Boston and she’s still inspiring women around the world. She talks about why swimming is the #FunnestSport and much more in this week's 20 Question Tuesday.
10 Quick Stats, Lessons from SwimToday & 2015 Game Plan
In 2014, we launched the SwimToday campaign with 11 total swimming industry partners and featured the #FunnestSport campaign theme.
The Chuck Wielgus Blog: Swimming Needs More Cowbell
Watching Mississippi State play football last fall inspired an idea. There is a parallel with Mississippi State football and the SwimToday campaign’s goal of getting families involved in swimming.
SwimToday Invites New Swimmers into the #FunnestSport
SwimToday ambassador Dara Torres, a five-time Olympic swimmer-turned-swim-mom, and 13 industry partners are banding together to show non-swimmers and their parents why swimming is the #FunnestSport and provide a warm invitation to join in.
Top Tips for Including Quality Protein
Swimmers of all ages are asking about the proteins whey and casein. Are they the super stars of proteins?
Wednesday Word: Warm-up
Every week, I will dissect a word, term, or phrase of "Swim Speak." This is geared for new swim parents who are baffled and/or confused by our aquatic culture.
20 Question Tuesday: Haley Anderson
After a silver medal in London and a great career at USC, Haley Anderson just keeps going and going. She’s talks about her recent success and more in this week's 20 Question Tuesday.
Mike's Mailbag: Backstroke Flipping
I am always scared when I do backstroke that I will turn too early and miss the wall. Can you help me?