Swimming World Magazine March 2012 Issue- PDF ONLY



Swimming World Magazine March 2012 Issue

In this issue:

8 Ready to Repeat by Jason Marsteller

California is primed to make another title run at this year’s women’s NCAA Division I Swimming and Diving Championships.

14 No. 11 Has a Nice “Ring” to It by John Lohn

Armed with a roster stacked with top-end talent, depth and impressive youth, Texas appears to have the makeup to capture its second men’s NCAA DI title in three years.

20 Top Schools Return Loads of Talent by Jason Marsteller

Teams from NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III, NAIA and NJCAA gear up for exciting championship competition in March.

23 Olympic Flashback: 1948-56 by Jeff Commings with special contributions by Steve Johnson

24 Lane Lines to London sponsored by Competitor by Jason Marsteller

This month’s regional Olympic preview features South America.

26 Q&A with Coach Lea Maurer by Michael J. Stott

28 How They Train: Maya DiRado by Michael J. Stott

29 The Case for Less Volume by Michael J. Stott

Part II of a two-part series on volume explores a “less-is-more” approach as championed by coaches such as USC’s Dave Salo.

32 American Relay by Judy Jacob

33 TYR Age Group Swimmer of the Month


6 A Voice for the Sport

34 Camp Directory

43 For the Record

46 Parting Shot