Video Interview: Cheyenne Coffman Makes the Leap From NAIA Champion to Grand Prix Champion

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MESA, Arizona, April 25. THE women’s 50 free final at the Arena Grand Prix in Mesa, Ariz., included some of the country’s most notable sprinters, and NAIA champion Cheyenne Coffman found herself beating them all in an exciting race.

Coffman notes that her “mental training” was the bigger key to tonight’s win more than the physical work she’s put in recently. “Every practice, just taking it serious,” she said. “When I roll out of bed for morning practice, I (have) a positive attitude.”

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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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