Preview: SwimmerJoe Show with Coaches Sid Cassidy, Andrew Hancock

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Photo Courtesy: Joe Auer

Emmanuel College (Australia) Head Coach Andrew Hancock and Saint Andrew’s School Head Coach Sid Cassidy will join host Joe Auer on the SwimmerJoe Show on Sunday, Jan. 6 at 6:00 pm EST. The live event can be streamed on both the Swimming World and International Swimming Hall of Fame Facebook pages. Replays will also be available on Spotify and Amazon’s Alexa.

In 2012, Hancock started the swimming & diving program at the University of West Florida which he coached through June of 2018. At UWF, Hancock’s squad won nine individual national championships, and had 41 First Team All-Americans and 60 Honorable Mention All-Americans.

In June, Hancock relocated to his home country of Australia with his family. He is now the Head Coach at Emmanuel College. He will be comparing training, age group swimming, the athletic lifestyle and more on tonight’s episode.

Cassidy will join Hancock and Auer for his second appearance on the SwimmerJoe Show.

Cassidy is known for being an open-water specialist, notably for his role as an official at the Olympic Games. He has coached for USA Swimming, the University of Miami, James Madison University, Florida State, the University of Tampa, Atlantic City Aquatic Club and Wilmington Aquatic Club.

Off deck, Cassidy has been a member of the FINA Technical Committee and was a key contributor to getting marathon swimming into the Olympic Games.

Further upcoming episodes will stream on Sunday nights at 6:00pm EST. Next week’s show will feature University of Florida Head Coach Anthony Nesty.

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West Florida Athletics and Saint Andrew’s School contributed to this post.

2 comments

  1. Brent Rutemiller

    Love the Swimmer Joe Show!

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    Thanks for having us Brent!!! Tons of great things coming up! It is going to be a fun year!