PHOENIX, Arizona, September 10. IN the October issue of Swimming World Magazine, senior writer John Lohn puts the spotlight on Dara Torres with an incredible cover story on the 40-year-old timeless wonder. Torres sat down with Lohn for an exclusive one-hour interview during the U.S. National Championships held in Indianapolis, Ind., last month. You don't want to miss this great article. If you subscribe today, you will ensure delivery of October's magazine as your first issue.
Also in the World Swimming section, Swimming World Magazine recaps a busy summer of swimming. Lohn continues his stellar reporting from Indy with a look back at the U.S. National Championships. Meanwhile, managing editor Jason Marsteller checks in on the U.S. Junior National Championships, World University Games and Paris Open. European correspondent Steven Selthoffer provided much of the content for the Paris Open piece.
In SWIM, our Masters swimming section, the regular contributors continued to turn in some strong articles. Karlyn Pipes-Neilsen comes through with her latest Pool's Edge column on "How to Breathe More Effectively", while J.R. Rosania provides some ankle flexibility exercises. SWIM editor Mark Moore profiles Jeff Commings in the latest Lane Leader article, while Health Waves covers the Antioxidant Army.
Swimming Technique guru Michael J. Stott talks with UC San Diego's Scott McGihon in the latest Q&A, while taking a look at how Dan Perdew trains under McGihon. Edie Flood also writes about "The Journey of a Swim School."
In Junior Swimmer, Judy Jacob recaps the YMCA National Championships, while we take a look at the U.S. Junior National Championships and the Speedo Champions Series Sectionals.
We also have the parents in mind in October. We start off by featuring our annual Prep School directory where parents have a choice of some of the top college preparatory schools and swimming programs from across the nation. Meanwhile, parents also have the chance to pick up some unique holiday season gifts as we kick off the first of three months publishing our Holiday Gift Guide.
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