Posts Tagged ‘#workthedream’

  • SatFeb 22

    A Day in the Life of Alex Meyer – #WorkTheDream

    Vasa and SwimSwam put on a great piece about what a day in the life of Alex Meyer is like.  As you know Alex is one of our favorites and a great friend of Fran’s.  He is still training with Harvard, working his dream to 2016. Alex,  thanks for including us in your video and […]

  • MonAug 05

    2013 Philadelphia Suburban Swim League Fran Crippen Memorial Award Winners!

    Is there a better way to cool off a HOT Philadelphia summer than swimming in the Suburban Swim League?  Each year the Suburban Swim League provides an avenue for developing swimmers to cool down and stay in shape at the same time.  Each year the Fran Crippen Elevation Foundation participates in the league championships through […]

  • ThuApr 04

    Tufts Men’s Swimming Support #WorkTheDream

    Earlier this year Tufts Class of 2014 Swimmer Austin Wood reached out to the FCEF to tell us about how #WorktheDream has served as inspiration for his team’s success this year. Thinking of his upcoming meets and conference championships he asked us if the team could use the FCEF slogan for motivation towards their success. […]

  • ThuFeb 28

    Bobby Bollier & Michael Klueh – Dedicated to the Dream

    The FCEF 2013 Work the Dream Grant recipients Bobby Bollier and Michael Klueh talk to USA Swimming’s Mike Gustafson about The Dream. Read about their dedication to sport and how they pay it forward. Bobby Bollier in action. Michael Klueh finishing a race.

  • 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!

  • TueNov 20

    FCEF at Golden Goggles

    Last night USA Swimming held their annual celebration of the best and brightest athletes – The Golden Goggles. The night proved to be an inspirational showcase of motivational stories about Olympians working their dream. Our very own Teresa Crippen was nominated for the Athlete Humanitarian Award for her work with the FCEF. Congratulations to Teresa, the athletes and their […]

  • MonJun 11

    Inspired by Swimming

    GAAC Swimmer Mark Andress tells us how swimming inspires him! Watch this great video of Mark Andress, a young swimmer from Germantown Academy Aquatic Club, who talks about what it means to him to swim. He made this video as a entry into the Contest to attend the 2012 Olympic Trials in Omaha. It’s […]

  • ThuApr 26

    Coach Bill Rose Talks Passion for Sport

    Coach Bill Rose Q/A with FCEF The legendary Bill Rose, Coach of the Mission Viejo Natadores and 2008 US Olympic Team, sat down with FCEF last week to talk about the passion for sport found in elite athletes, how he motivates his swimmers, and what coaching Fran and Ashley has been like. Coach Rose is […]