PHOENIX, Arizona, October 5. IN the October issue of Swimming World Magazine, premium members can go to the interactive page of SwimmingWorldMagazine.com and view the interactive content embedded in the current digital issue. Members can click on the subject and it will link directly to the Internet story, video or file.
Below is an Interactive Table of Content for the October issue of Swimming World Magazine:
BEST OF SWTV’S MORNING SWIM SHOW
JESSICA HARDY (May 14)
Jessica Hardy gives her first major interview since testing positive for a banned substance at the 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials.
ELIZABETH BEISEL AND TROY DUMAIS (May 15)
Elizabeth Beisel talks about her life in and out of the pool, and diver Troy Dumais looks forward to the World Championships.
LEISEL JONES (June 9)
Leisel Jones gives viewers insight on her decision to skip the World Championships and winning individual gold at the Olympics.
RON JOHNSON (June 19)
Ron Johnson’s final interview before his untimely passing details the symmetrical wave freestyle and its recent resurgence.
AMANDA BEARD (July 25)
Four-time Olympian Amanda Beard talks about her pregnancy, her experience at the Beijing Olympics and the chance of a comeback.
ROWDY GAINES (July 27)
Rowdy Gaines relives the emotions of the 1980 Olympic boycott and winning three gold medals at the 1984 Olympics.
TYLER CLARY (Aug. 21)
Tyler Clary relives his experiences at World Championships and how he expects to swim faster at NCAAs despite the swimsuit ban.
FRAN CRIPPEN AND STEWART GOOSSENS (Aug. 31)
Fran Crippen owns up to his error in judgment at Worlds, and Stewart Goossens talks about his swim across the Strait of Gibraltar.
DAWN FRASER STILL FEISTY
SIX WORLD RECORDS FALL IN OREGON (page 24)
QUEVEDO BREAKS BARRIER
USMS NATIONAL HEADQUARTERS NOW OPEN (page 24)
RECORDS TUMBLE IN CALIFORNIA (page 25)
WORKOUT CARD – SAMPLE DAILY DIET
HIGH SCHOOL SUCCESS
PREP SCHOOL LISTINGS
SPEEDO CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES SECTIONALS
MOUNT HOOD, ORE JULY 21-25
CLOVIS, CALIF JULY 22-27
OXFORD, OHIO JULY 20-23
COLUMBIA, MO. JULY 22-25
MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. JULY 22-25
GAINESVILLE, FLA. JULY 16-19
HOUSTON, TEXAS JULY16-19
KNOXVILLE, TENN. JULY 16-19
FOR THE RECORD
BRITISH GAS SWIMMING GRAND PRIX
TELSTRA AUSTRALIAN SHORT COURSE CHAMPIONSHIPS
TELKOM SOUTH AFRICA NATIONAL SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS
YMCA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
SPEEDO JUNIOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
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October 2009 Issue
8 MAKING A STATEMENT by Jason Marsteller
Although this summer’s swimming spotlight centered on the World Championships in Rome, there was still plenty going on at the U.S. Open, held the following week in Federal Way, Wash.
12 IN ELITE COMPANY by John Lohn
Fifteen-year-old Elizabeth Pelton is another rising star from a long list of swimming greats who have trained at the North Baltimore Aquatic Club.
14 CELEBRATING 50+ YEARS IN AQUATICS: 1993-96
by Jeff Commings
As we celebrate 50+ years in aquatics, Swimming World Magazine will be taking a trip through history, highlighting some of the top moments of the magazine’s existence.
16 THEN AND NOW by Jeff Commings
Olympic swimmers Kristina Egerszegi (1988-92-96) and Kirsty Coventry (2004-08) have each won seven Olympic medals in backstroke and IM.
18 DEVELOPING OPEN WATER SWIMMERS by Steven Munatones
A handful of age group coaches in the United States are taking a long-term approach to introducing their swimmers to the joys and challenges of open water swimming.
6 A VOICE for the SPORT
34 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE
36 PREP SCHOOL LISTINGS
56 FOR THE RECORD
62 PARTING SHOT
In the Swimming Technique portion of the magazine you will find the following:
27 Q&A WITH COACH ROBIN JACOBS by Michael J. Stott
29 HOW THEY TRAIN: Genevieve Miller by Michael J. Stott
30 NAVIGATING THE HIGH SCHOOL SEASON by Michael J. Stott
High school swimming programs can still be successful despite a limited amount of time for training.
32 USSSA: Early Aquatic Stimulation by Lul