Reblog: Professional Swim League
1Great blog post by a friend. Give it a read because I agree with it all and I will be attending the first Pro Swim League Duel East vs West!
Check this out:Professional Swimming League
A pro swimming dual, East vs West, with money on the line. Obviously this includes only professional swimmers, so you won’t be seeing college or high school standouts competing. What you will see, either live in Ann Arbor or via streaming webcast this Wednesday and Thursday in an extremely competitive lineup of people who have dedicated their lives to the sport. Many of these athletes have represented their country in Olympics and World Championships, but others have never had that chance, and are just hungry for competition and recognition.
Why should you care? With Grand Prix meets, the World Cup, and international meets such as the Mare Nostrum series all competing for sponsors and competitors, aren’t there enough opportunities for athletes? Writing for SwimNews.com, Craig Lord puts it very well:
All credit and good luck, though, to those who are not just talking…
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