As fellow swimmers, sometimes it’s nice to get some inspiration from those who have paved the way to success.
This blog is dedicated to providing motivation for those trying to meet their swimming goals. So, here are some inspirational swimming quotes from famous swimmers. They have accomplished so much and we can learn a ton from them.
“Nothing is impossible. With so many people saying it couldn’t be done, all it takes is an imagination.” – Michael Phelps (USA gold medalist in swimming)
“Swimming is normal for me. I’m relaxed. I’m comfortable, and I know my surroundings. It’s my home.” – Michael Phelps (USA gold medalist in swimming)
“The things you learn from sports – setting goals, being part of a team, confidence – that’s invaluable. It’s not about trophies and ribbons. It’s about being on time for practice, accepting challenges and being fearful of the elements.” – Summer Sanders (USA gold medalist in swimming)
“I’m trying to do the best I can. I’m not concerned with tomorrow, but with what goes on today.”
“If you fail to prepare, you’re prepared to fail.” – Mark Spitz (USA gold medalist in swimming)
“The goal is to keep having fun. Not let that pressure get to me and still be Missy.”– Missy Franklin (USA gold medalist in swimming)
“A huge part of swimming for me is I love it, and it is so much fun.” – Missy Franklin
Something that really helps me push through when I’m training is music! That’s why I always bring my Underwater Audio Waterproof iPod Shuffle to the pool.
This pandemic has taught me that while I can’t control what’s going on in the world, I can control my mindset. For me, this looks like finding a few things to be grateful for each morning... With that said, I wanted to share my gratitude list with all of you: