Dennis Pursley on The Morning Swim Show

Oct. 12, 2012: Dennis Pursley has had a “fast and furious” first few weeks as head coach of the swim teams at the University of Alabama, and on today's edition of The Morning Swim Show, he talks about the steps he’s taking to ensure long-term success in Tuscaloosa. Pursley’s coaching philosophies have evolved since he worked with Mary T. Meagher in the 1980s, and he talks about how he is combining the high-yardage and high-quality concepts at Alabama to suit every swimmer’s needs. He also discusses his coaching staff, which includes former 100 free world record holder Jonty Skinner, as well as two of his children, David and Lisa. He also looks back on his time as national head coach for British Swimming and analyzes the swimmers’ performances in London.

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