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What To Do When Your Big Meet Didn't Go As Planned

What To Do When Your Big Meet Didn't Go As Planned

Swimming is a roller coaster sport, full of ups and downs. When you work all season, it can be devastating when it doesn’t pay off at your big meet. As an experienced swimmer, you may only improve your times by hundredths of a second in a year, and this can be challenging when you are giving it your all.
 
Regardless of performance, there are many ways to learn and grow from these meets. All swimmers have them—it's part of what makes this sport so mentally challenging, and keeps athletes invested. In this week's article, Olivier Poirier-Leroy lays out steps to take after a race doesn't go your way.