Olympic swimmer Christopher Reid to host swim clinic in New York

Posted Jan 9, 2020 by Markos Papadatos
On January 11 and 12, Olympic swimmer Christopher Reid will be hosting a "Fitter and Faster" Swim Clinic in Canajoharie, New York.
Swimmer Christopher Reid at the University of Alabama
Swimmer Christopher Reid at the University of Alabama
Photo by Zach Riggins
It will be a two-day high-performance swim camp, where Reid will focus on freestyle and backstroke racing. He will be coaching different sessions, one for children 11 years old and under, and another session for children 12 years old and over.
For more information on this upcoming swim clinic, check out the official Fitter and Faster website.
Reid is a 2016 Olympian that specializes in explosive racing in freestyle, backstroke, and the individual medley (IM). Participants will learn all about generating power at key points of every race. He competes for South Africa.
Last month, Reid won the men's 200 meter backstroke race at the Toyota U.S. Open. He also competed for the New York Breakers in the inaugural International Swimming League (ISL) season.
Digital Journal's Markos Papadatos chatted with Christopher Reid in the summer of 2019 about the ISL.
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