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Swimmers and Coaches Talk About Teamwork
Former Colligiate Swimmer and Comedy Central Star, Anders Holm Talks Swimming
How old when you started swimming?
I was thrown in the pool when I was five thanks to my two older brothers who swam on a local team. It was like free baby-sitting for my parents, so it worked well to have the whole family swimming.
Why do you think that 80% of parents don’t consider swimming as a youth sport to enroll their kids in? What would you say to parents?
Like any sport you get a degree of discipline and the kid gets to be a part of something. But there are two things about swimming that a parent should note... Read more.