Swimming Strokes

North Carolina 2015 Grand Prix Camp

Hey Everybody, Last weekend I attended an elite swim camp in North Carolina. I was invited after winning the State Championship in my 50 Freestyle last short course season. Eleven other boys and 12 girls from Illinois Swimming were selected to also attend the camp. We were also lucky enough to watch the finals of the Charlotte Grand Prix [...]


School Stuff

Michael Phelps Biography

Hi! So, a couple weeks ago I had to write a biography on a person of our choice in writing class for our journalism unit. I’m sure you could guess, since I am a competitive swimmer, of course I picked Michael Phelps! I hope you enjoy. “I always thought, it would be neat to make the Olympic Team.” He didn’t know that he would become [...]


Random Thoughts

Olympic Fever

Hi! So for the past 3 days I have been watching the Olympic games in London. It is so amazing to see all of the great athletes from around the world compete in London. I am getting even more excited every single minute I watch. I think I am getting a case of Olympic fever! Does anyone know a doctor that can cure this type of sickness?!? [...]