April 7, 2009
MOSCOW, Idaho. - World record holder and Olympian Ian Crocker will be leading a swimming clinic Saturday, April 25, as part of the Inland Empire Swimming House of Delegates weekend. The event will be held at the University of Idaho Swim Center and Renfro Hall. The House of Delegate meeting will take place at the University Inn in Moscow, Sunday, April 26, at 10 a.m.
The Ian Crocker clinic will also feature head coaches Erica Quam from Washington State University and Tom Jager from University of Idaho as well as student-athletes from both universities. The coaches and athletes will be assisting Crocker with the clinic as well as giving a presentation on college swimming.
The clinic will have pool sessions for swimmers 12 and under beginning at 9 a.m. and a session for swimmers 13 and up at 2:30 p.m. Crocker will speak to swimmers, coaches and parents at 12 p.m. Lunch will also be provided for those in attendance.
The event will also offer IES officials and parents the opportunity to fine tune their skills in setting up meets and using Meet Manager software and allow IES coaches to finalize schedules for the upcoming 2009-10 season.
Visit www.wsucougars.com for registration forms. The cost for the event is $25 per athlete. Registration must be submitted by April 18. Accommodation information can be found at www.ieswim.org/.
Schedule of Events
8:30 a.m. Check in (U of I pool) 9-11 a.m. 12 and under pool session with Ian Crocker (U of I pool) 9-11 a.m. Meet Manager with Karen Byers (Renfro Hall, Room 111) 10-12 p.m. IES coaches meet scheduling and lunch (Renfro Hall) 11-12 p.m. Clinic lunch 12-1 p.m. Ian Crocker speech for swimmers, coaches and parents (Renfro Hall) 1-2 p.m. Equipment set-up with Dave Drown for officials and volunteers (U of I pool) 1-2 p.m. IES coaches meeting continued (Renfro Hall) 2-5 p.m. Officials meeting with Don Hougardy and Jack Beck (Renfro Hall) 2:30-4:30 p.m. 13 and over pool session with Ian Crocker (U of I pool) 5-6 p.m. College swimming presentation (U of I pool) 7 p.m. Coaches and officials social (Renfro Hall)