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After this FAST Weekend at Junior Nationals!

December 11, 2011

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After this fast weekend at Junior Nationals our younger swimmmers realized several things: Yes it was a fast meet, yes they were older, yes the great coaches were there. But in addition to these, one very important event happened that needed to take place with all these younger athletes. They got to see how close they are to […]

Need State High School Swimming Results?

November 10, 2011

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Go to Florida Swim Network at http://FloridaSwimNetwork.com, we’ll see you over there! We now have 3A up under the Results Tab and the High School Tab.

Thinking of You, Andy O’Grady

September 10, 2011

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Andy O’Grady was a good friend of mine. We met when I swam for Paramus Red Wave in New Jersey during my senior year in high school. He was the first person on the team that introduced himself and took me in with the main training group. He was a great guy with an awesome “happy go lucky” […]

Day 4 – Recap of Day 4 at Senior Nationals

August 5, 2011

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Ryan Lochte – Finally, “All-In”

July 28, 2011

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So maybe you’ve seen the dismantling.  I have and I’ve heard about it too! Being tired of losing will do that.  Tired of second or third.  Sick of it.  Living with his talent wasn’t enough.  Living with his incredible skills and gift in the water wasn’t enough.  So he had to fix something.  He was over it. […]

I am the Last Man Standing

July 27, 2011

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I am the last man standing. I am it, the man, the last one in the pool. The one that out-waited everyone. The longest sitter and agitator of the tireless coach who sets his “get in” calling on the ever lasting “repeat” button. I mean, who says it isn’t dreadfully lonely being the last one, the […]

SR Champs Week! – Have You Ever Heard About the 2-Man 400-Free Relay?

July 20, 2011

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Since it is Senior Champs week, I thought I would bring back a great story that actually happened!  A great friend of mine, still, Brian Donahue, and I planned something that has never been done to my knowledge in a Championship Meet!  Imagine if this went on today!  Brian and I will be on deck […]