Morning Swim Show: A Tale of Two Springfields — Illinois YMCA Team On the Rise

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PHOENIX, Arizona, June 24. THE head coach and two top swimmers of the Springfield YMCA swim team in Illinois join today’s edition of The Morning Swim Show.


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Head coach Rob Busby talks about the team’s growth and the challenges with making sure all the 185 swimmers on the team have adequate pool space. After an 11th-place finish in the combined team standings of the short course YMCA nationals, swimmers Nick Patton and Annah Carney discuss the motivation for YMCA nationals after the success at the state championships. Be sure to visit SwimmingWorld.TV for more video interviews.

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Author: Jeff Commings

Jeff Commings is the host of several shows on SwimmingWorld.TV, including "The Morning Swim Show," which features interviews with people making headlines in aquatic sports. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in journalism and was a nine-time NCAA All-American.

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