Swimming World Magazine December 2011 Issue- PDF ONLY



Swimming World Magazine December 2011 Issue

In this issue:

8 10 Best Performances of 2011 by John Lohn

12 World and Regional Swimmers of the Year by Jason Marsteller and Jeff Commings

20 Diving, Water Polo, Synchronized Swimming Award Winners
Diving: Chen Ruolin and Qiu Bo
Water Polo: Krystina Alogbo and Stefano Tempesti
Synchronized Swimming: Natalia Ischenko

22 Defining Moments by Judy Jacob
The Pan-Am Games appear to be Brazil’s Thiago Pereira’s own personal playground, as he matched his records for most gold medals and overall medals that he had set four years ago.

28 Workout Card: Las Vegas Masters by Vic Hecker

30 Q&A with Coach Monty Hopkins by Michael J. Stott

32 How They Train: Josh Schneider by Michael J. Stott

33 Science of Performance: Off-season Training by G. John Mullen
The off-season is a good time to stay productive and help make yourself a better swimmer.

36 American Relay by Judy Jacob

37 TYR Age Group Swimmer of the Month

42 World & American Record Progressions by Jason Marsteller

6 A Voice for the Sport
24 Holiday Gift Guide
39 Calendar
41 For the Record
46 Parting Shot