2012 Olympians to teach swimming in Galt, CA

The Fitter and Faster Swim Tour presented by will be coming to Galt, CA on June 28th and 29th, 2014 for two educational and fun-filled swim clinics.  Local swimmers will learn the essentials of fast, smart swimming from Olympians Alyssa Anderson and Peter Vanderkaay. The clinics will be held at Gora Aquatics Center, 610 Cabolla Ave., Galt, CA 95632 on June 28th from 9:00AM – 1:00PM and June 29th from 8:00AM – 12:00PM.


Vanderkaay is the three-time Olympian, four-time Olympic medalist, and world record holder.  At the 2012 games he was named team captain – a testament to his leadership and respect in the sport.


Anderson is one of the best American freestylers.  She is a 2012 Olympic Gold medalist and 2011 World Champion on the 800 freestyle relay.  Alyssa has a great way of connecting with participants of all ages at clinics and explaining the importance of drills.


Participants will:

·      Watch Peter and Alyssa swim at full speed and demonstrate their near-flawless stroke

·      Practice drills and improve technique in the water

·      Ask questions during a Q&A open to children and parents

·      Take photos with Peter and Kara and get autographs


These world-class swimmers will be conducing the clinics as part of the Fitter and Faster Swim Tour Presented by (“FFT”). FFT is a national swim clinic tour featuring over 30 of the world’s best swimmers. 


“WOW!  This event is great for every swimmer to attend who is at every swimming level.  The tips that the athletes share are invaluable,” said the parent of a participant of the Fitter and Faster Swim Tour in Erie, PA. In 2013, FFT conducted 113 clinics reaching nearly 10,000 swimmers.


Event Information

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