Guest Authors & Sources
John Leonard, Executive Director, American Swimming Coaches Association
Coach Shev Gul
Coach Shev Gul (BSc, ASCA, Fellow Fistc(cc) GB ASA, Mp NLP, AL, Sportsmind Consultant) has undertaken the mission to "To teach and promote swimming technique excellence in a natural and holistic way, compatible with the way the human brain is designed and equipped to process information and learn new skills. To help athletes achieve their full mental and physical potential."
Paul Newsome is an accredited Level 2 British and Australian Triathlon Senior Coach and former World Class Potential Plan triathlete from the UK, and has a Sport and Exercise Science degree from the University of Bath. Paul has developed the Swim Smooth DVD. Swim Smooth does not claim to be a new "concept" in freestyle technique. Freestyle swimming is a science AND an art!
Guest Author Robert Watson, founder and coach of MaxPro, has been swimming for over 30 years and has coached for over 20. He continually places nationally in masters swimming and is currently training for triathlon.
Stephanie Dutton, founder of ATSSI, is a highly experienced swimming instructor and aquatic therapist. She practices a holistic approach, and brings an exceptional insight and creativity into aquatic movement and swimming.
Thomas Topolski is a swim coach in Grand Rapids, Michigan and is the inventor of the Techpaddles early vertical forearm trainer.