Posts Tagged ‘Matt McLean’

  • TueOct 21

    ‘Work the Dream’ Grant Success

    While this time of year brings reflection on the loss of Fran, it is also a time of hope for the FCEF. From September – November, we engage in the process of picking the recipient of the Work the Dream Grant. This was established in 2011 with the goal of offering financial support to one […]

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  • SunNov 25

    USA Gold Medalist Matt McLean talks about Work the Dream and the Road to London

    Matt McLean Explains How the Work the Dream Grant helped him make it to London US Olympic Gold Medalist & 2012 Work the Dream Recipient Matt McLean explains how the Work the Dream Grant made a difference on his Road to London and US Gold. Congratulations Matt!

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  • TueAug 07

    Maddy Crippen on 20 Question Tuesday

    Check out Maddy’s answers to USA Swimming’s 20 Question Tuesday. She talks about the super stars from London and the 2012 ambassadors of the “Work the Dream” grant – Ashley Twitchell and Matt McLean. http://www.usaswimming.org/ViewNewsArticle.aspx?TabId=0&Alias=Rainbow&Lang=en&ItemId=4644&mid=12660

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  • MonJul 23

    Last Stop Before We Cross the Pond

    Hey Guys! Team USA is making our way from Vichy, France to London but I wanted to share some experiences from our time at the domestic training camp in Knoxville, TN. You see, there are two stops on our way to London. The first was in Knoxville, at the University of Tennessee. This camp was […]

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  • FriJul 20

    Matt McLean Works the Dream in LONDON!!!!

    The FCEF was so excited to watch our very own Work the Dream recipient, Matt McLean, swim to an Olympic berth at the US Olympic Trials in Omaha last month! As the countdown to London reaches one week, Matt will keep us updated as he travels from the US to the Olympic Village!

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  • SunApr 22

    Matt McLean Q/A with FCEF

    Matt McLean Q/A with FCEF FCEF was lucky enough to catch up with Matt McLean at the 2012 TYR Fran Crippen Swim Meet of Champions in Mission Viejo, California. Matt is our 2011-2012 Men’s Work the Dream Grant Awardee. Matt is training hard for 2012 Trials in the 200 and 400 free under Coach Jon […]

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  • SunApr 22

    TYR Fran Crippen Swim Meet of Champions!

    The Mission Viejo Nadadores truly is a place where athletes go to WORK THE DREAM! From novice swimmers to Olympic hopefuls, the pool churns all day with people – young and old – committed to the sport of swimming, the community, and most importantly – each other. Fran traveled to Mission Viejo in the spring […]

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  • MonOct 10

    Matt McLean – Work the Dream Grant Awardee

    Matt McLean, a native of Sterling, VA, had an outstanding collegiate career at the University of Virginia, and within the last year has proven to be one of the most talented middle distance swimmers on the international stage. During his time as a Cavalier, Matt was named the 2008 Freshman of the Year, 2008, 2009, […]

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  • MonOct 10

    2011-2012 Work the Dream Grant Awardees

    The Fran Crippen Elevation Foundation is proud to announce the recipients of the 1st Annual Work The Dream Grant!  The Work the Dream Grant was established to provide financial aid to elite swimming athletes who share Fran’s passion and dedication to sport.  The 2011-2012 male recipient is Matt McLean, and the female recipient is Ashley […]

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