By USA Swimming | Friday, April 24, 2020
These webinars are a way for coaches, athletes, parents and team leaders to supplement existing education opportunities and hear from a range of speakers throughout the year. If you cannot attend the webinar live, we will always post a recording for you to view at your leisure.The 2020 tentative schedule is located below. We use Zoom to host these webinars. To register for an event, click the hyperlinked date for the corresponding webinar.
Upcoming live sessions. Click on a topic to register:
|Safe Sport Club Recognition Training for Parents||Training session conducted by the USA Swimming Safe Sport staff via Zoom||USA Swimming Safe Sport Staff||Every Wednesday at 1pm MT||Parents|
|Safe Sport Club Recognition Training for Athletes (age 12-18)||Training session conducted by the USA Swimming Safe Sport staff via Zoom||USA Swimming Safe Sport Staff||Every Thursday at 1pm MT||Swimmers|
|Safe Sport Club Recognition Training for Coaches||Training session conducted by the USA Swimming Safe Sport staff via Zoom||USA Swimming Safe Sport Staff||Every Friday at 1pm MT||Coaches|
|Dryland Mini-Series||Join Kennan Robinson, USA Swimming's Sports Medicine & Science Director, for a 30 minute presentation as he takes you through dryland workouts that'll get your athletes ready for the pool.
Tuesdays will feature workouts for Age Group level swimmers
Thursdays will feature workouts for Senior level swimmers
|Kennan Robinson||Every Tuesday and Thursday in June at 10am MT||Coaches|
|Activating with Partners at the Local Level / Virtual SwimBiz
||Join executives from key USA Swimming sponsor Toyota to deep-dive into how to activate with our partners at the local level. You will learn about Toyota’s global Olympics platform as well as how to engage with Toyota in your own community!
||May 28, 2020 at 12pm MT||Coaches, Team Leaders|
|Building Connections: Leadership Series
||Mental Toughness Training: Learning How to Systematically Train the Brain Using Biofeedback
||Dr. Tiffany Jones||June 1, 2020 at 10am MT||Coaches, Team Leaders|
|Project Management for Clubs & LSCs / Virtual SwimBiz
||Learn ways to better organize and conduct the business side of your club or LSC. This webinar will provide tangible tools to increase productivity and efficiency of your operations.
||June 2, 2020 at 12pm MT||Coaches, Team Leaders|
|USADA for Parents & Athletes||Prior to any sample collection or testing, USADA provides extensive anti-doping education to thousands of athletes each year. USADA’s Education Presentation helps athletes, support personnel, and parents understand the goal of providing fair and honest competition, as well as their rights and responsibilities in regards to drug testing and what to expect from the drug testing process.||Tammy Hanson||June 3, 2020 at 10am MT||Parents, Swimmers|
|Growing your Club During Crisis / Virtual SwimBiz
||Learn how you can grow your local club team and generate ancillary revenue during the COVID crisis. This webinar will discuss the benefits of getting involved with learn-to-swim programs in your area.||Mike Mann, Camille Adams, Davis Tarwater and Tim Bauer
||June 4, 2020 at 12pm MT||Coaches, Team Leaders|
|Building Connections: Leadership Series
||How to Build Team Trust- It All Starts with You!||Celia Slater||June 8, 2020 at 10am MT||Coaches, Team Leaders|
|Marketing 101 for Clubs & LSCs / Virtual SwimBiz
||Join the VP of International Communications at Marriott for a lesson in various marketing and communication tools for your club and LSC. He will introduce some tactics you might not have considered, and help brainstorm ways to engage with current (and potential!) athletes and parents.
||June 9, 2020 at 12pm MT||Coaches, Team Leaders|
|USADA for Coaches
||Prior to any sample collection or testing, USADA provides extensive anti-doping education to thousands of athletes each year. USADA’s Education Presentation helps athletes, support personnel, and parents understand the goal of providing fair and honest competition, as well as their rights and responsibilities in regards to drug testing and what to expect from the drug testing process.
||June 10, 2020 at 10am MT||Coaches|
|Virtual We LEAD Summit||This will be a virtual We LEAD Summit for USA Swimming member athletes. The summit will be open to high school aged athletes (9th-12th grade). This session is designed for athletes who are currently in leadership positions on their teams (i.e. captains, etc.). The event will be open to the first 60 individuals who register. We will notify you if you have been confirmed for the session.||Cathy Wright-Eger and Dr. Roberta Kraus||June 11, 2020 at 10am MT||Swimmers|
All webinars typically last approximately 45-60 minutes with 10-15 minutes of question & answer with the presenter.
If you are not able to attend the clinic at the scheduled time, we will have a web recording of the webinar available 3-4 days after the clinic for you to view.
Recently Recorded Webinars
|5/27/20||Club Excellence Spotlight with SwimMAC Carolina||Tanya Hobbs and Eric Lane||Recording|
|5/26/20||Technique Tuesdays Stroke Review: Freestyle||Russell Mark||Recording||Slides / Q&A|
|5/21/20||Best Practices for Open Water Workouts||Bryce Elser||Recording||Slides|
|5/20/20||Myths and Realities: Crafting a Thoughtful Approach to College Recruiting||Greg Earhart, Joel Shinofield and Ryan Held||Recording|
|5/19/20||Technique Tuesdays Stroke Review: Breaststroke
||Russell Mark||Recording||Slides / Q&A|
|5/18/20||What Drives Winning||Becky Burleigh||Recording|
|5/15/20||Perfecting Feedback||Scott Colby||Recording||Slides|
|5/12/20||Technique Tuesdays Stroke Review: Backstroke||Russell Mark||Recording||Slides / Q&A
|5/12/20||Swimmer Education Series: Above the Line (for ages 13+)||Scott Colby||Recording|
|5/12/20||Swimmer Education Series: Above the Line (for ages 12 & under)||Scott Colby||Recording|
|5/6/20||The Ins and Outs of Board Best Practices||Tom Avischious||Recording|
|5/5/20||Technique Tuesdays Stroke Review: Butterfly||Russell Mark||Recording||Slides / Q&A
|5/4/20||The THEN and NOW of Pool Operation and Programming Adaptation||Mick and Sue Nelson||Recording||Slides|
|5/1/20||Think like a Gardener, Work like a Carpenter||Scott Colby||Recording||Slides
Work From Home Mini-Series
Club Excellence Spotlight
Women in Coaching
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Training & Technique
Developing Swimmers Outside of the Pool
Human Resources & Personal Development