A Day With Todd Schmitz was filmed at the Fun in the Sun Clinic
The ASCA 2016 Fun in the Sun clinic wass proudly sponsored by FINIS.
These talks are relevant to International, Age Group, High School, Senior, and Masters Swimming Coaches. This 2nd annual event features Coach Todd Schmitz, Head Coach of the Colorado Stars and USA Olympian Missy Franklin.
Coach Todd Schmitz – Colorado Stars
Todd Schmitz has coached all levels from learn to swim all the way to Olympic Gold Medalist Missy Franklin; and everywhere in between. Todd is the head coach and CEO of the Colorado STARS. He has served on a USA Swimming international meet staff every year since 2009 including the 2012 Olympics, and has spoken around the world in the past few years about swimming and his love for the sport; including Mexico, Doha, Philippines, Trinidad and Tobago, and Guatemala.
Todd began his coaching career in high school coaching youth baseball and softball. He began coaching swimming in 2001 when he served as Graduate Assistant at Metro State until he was hired at Overland High School as an assistant high school girls’ coach.
Since then he has coached at the Stonegate Stingrays (Summer Club), Chaparral High School Girls’, Grandview High School Boys’, and Regis Jesuit High School Girls’.
He has been honored by his Colorado Swimming (CSI) peers with the Age Group Coach of the Year Award in 2008, Coach of the Year Award in 2009 and Senior Group Coach of the Year Award in 2010.
He was also named the ASCA Age Group Coach of the Year for Colorado in 2008 and 2009; and the USA Swimming Developmental Coach of the Year in 2010.