In this episode Coach Sarah “rants” about how difficult it is for women in coaching because of what many in the sports world call the “Old Boys’ Club”.
In this episode Coach Sarah briefly discusses two different scenarios she found herself faced with recently, both of which caused her to think more critically about the ways she takes pride in the coaching profession.
This week on the Swimmer’s Ear, I’m going to tell you why having catfish in your pool is important for you and your athletes.
Coach Nico has been all around the US for the second year in a row and we talk about what he’s learned on his trip, but also get in deep with some listener questions about swimming clinics and continuing education.
For this episode of the Swimmer’s Ear, I took to Facebook to find the weirdest drill names that coaches have in their arsenal, and I tried to guess what the drills were!
This week’s episode of the Swimmer’s Ear is a little more serious. As coaches, we have a responsibility to “Do No Harm,” and I feel as though that includes teaching our athletes how to avoid harm.
In this episode of the Swimmer’s Ear I discuss some research I’ve been doing for my Masters project. How do parents, peers, and coaches impact a swimmer’s engagement in the sport? Whose fault is it when a swimmer quits for good?
It’s June and my swimmers have “June Syndrome”! This doesn’t only happen in June – it also happens in December around the Holidays. In this bonus episode, I solicit advice from fellow coaches as I myself am at a loss of what to do.
In this week’s episode I’m talking about how bad I am at breaststroke and how my failure at it fueled my coaching of it.
In this episode I discuss the question of “Quality vs Quantity”. We know swimmers need to swim a lot of metres, but shouldn’t those metres mean something?