Swim Mom: Traits of Super Swim Parents

Sherry Mueller (Alan Michael DiBello)
Jun 21, 2019

Here is a really good article for all our swim parents.  Follow (or paste) this link for the article.  Besides this article, look on the right side bar for some other very interesting articles.

https://swimswam.com/swim-mom-traits-of-super-swim-parents/

Here are 11 traits super swim parents share:

ONE

Are supportive of their kids and offer unconditional love — regardless of personal bests or adding time.

TWO

They get their children to practice consistently.

THREE

They don’t compare their swimmers to others.

FOUR

They are open and inviting to newer swim parents.

FIVE

You won’t see them gossiping on the pool deck.

SIX

Are interested in how their children’s friends are doing.

SEVEN

If there’s a job that needs doing, no matter how big or small, they’ll step up.

EIGHT

They will help out families who can’t take their kids to a meet or practice.

NINE

They’re supportive and loyal to their children’s team.

TEN

They always have a positive comment or thought and leave the negativity behind.

ELEVEN

They understand their role as a parent and let the coaches coach.