USA Swimming Webinars & Presentations

USA Swimming Webinars & Presentations

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
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.
David Shackley
June 9, 2020 at 12pm MT Coaches, Team Leaders
USADA for Coaches
Tammy Hanson
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 
5/11/20 Connecting with Athletes Tree Beckman 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

All webinars are recorded- please visit the pages below for the list of recordings:

Work From Home Mini-Series
Club Excellence Spotlight
Women in Coaching
Pre-Team Spotlight
LSC Governance
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Sports Medicine/USADA
Safe Sport
Training & Technique
Coaching Athletes
Developing Swimmers Outside of the Pool
Human Resources & Personal Development
Club Management
Butterfly Revolution
Coach Wellness

Bryce Elser



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