Swimming World Magazine January 2012 Issue- PDF ONLY



Swimming World Magazine January 2012 Issue

In this issue:

8 The Year in Review by Jason Marsteller

16 Olympic Flashback by Jeff Commings with special contributions by Steve Johnson.

Each month from January through July, Swimming World will chronicle the history of swimming at the Olympic Games from Athens in 1896 through Beijing in 2008. This month: 1896-1912.

18 Unfinished Business by John Lohn.

After taking a needed break from competitive swimming after the Beijing Olympics, Olympic gold medalist Brendan Hansen is back in the water, confident there is a lot more he can accomplish.

21 Lane Lines to London sponsored by Competitor by Jason Marsteller.

Beginning in its January issue and running through June, Swimming World Magazine will provide monthly regional Olympic previews. This month: Asia.

24 Disabled Swimmers of the Year by Jason Marsteller.

Female: Jessica Long, USA

Male: Daniel Dias, Brazil

25 Defining Moments: World Cup by Jason Marsteller

27 Pool’s Edge: The Gift of a Lifetime by Karlyn Pipes-Neilsen.

The best gift of all is the gift of swimming!

28 Dryside Training: Great Start for a Great Year! by J.R. Rosania

30 Q&A with Coach Don Kimble by Michael J. Stott

32 How They Train: Courtney Bartholomew by Michael J. Stott

34 American Relay by Judy Jacob

35 TYR Age Group Swimmer of the Month

6 A Voice for the Sport
38 Lane 9/Gutter Talk
40 For the Record
45 Calendar
46 Parting Shot