SCY Coaches Train Alongside Olympians

This past weekend, Coaches Kellyanne, Becky, George, and Linda attended the 38th Annual Eastern States Swim Coaches Clinic in Cherry Hill, NJ.

The Eastern States Clinic is described as the most comprehensive and personalized coaches’ clinic in the United States, who’s purpose is the exclusive education and advancement of coaches and swimmers.

It is the largest and most respected run clinic in the United States and offers special opportunities to be with top age-group and university coaches as well as ASCA and required USA club certification courses. The 2013 Clinic had the following prestigious line-up of speakers and the opportunity to meet and work with Olympians Brendan Hansen, Kate Ziegler, and Ian Crocker.

  • Chuck Batchelor:’12 Coach of the Year & Coach of Olympian Elizabeth Beisel
  • Mike Bottom: Olympic Coach, ’80 Olympian, World Record-holder, Head Coach U Mich Men & Women
  • David Marsh:3 time Asst. Olympic Coach, Head Elite Coach SwimMac
  • Todd Schmitz:Head Coach Colorado Stars, Coach of Olympian Missy Franklin
  • Ian Crocker:3 Time Olympian ’00, ’04, ’08 - 3 Gold, 1 Silver, 1 Bronze Medal, World Record-holder
  • Brendan Hansen:3 Time Olympian ’04, ’08, ’12 - 2 Gold 1 Silver, 2 Bronze, World Record-holder
  • Kate Ziegler:2 time Olympian, World Record-holder, 4 time World Champion

Our coaches are excited to bring back our newly acquired skills, drills, and thrills to share with our swimmers!

(Pictured Above right: Coaches Linda & George with Coach Todd Schmitz (Olympian Missy Franklin's coach); Pictured below: Coach Becky with Olympian Ian Crocker, Coach Kellyanne with Olympian Brendan Hansen, Coach Becky with Olympian Kate Ziegler, Coach Kellyanne with Olympian Ian Crocker)