2017 ASCA Advanced Breaststroke Clinic | Portland, OR


2017 Advanced Breaststroke Clinic

ASCA Advanced Breaststroke Clinic & Physiology of Training School

The Advanced Breaststroke Clinic provides an in-depth experience to the coach looking to master the stroke in all its aspects. It is suitable for coaches of all ages and breaststroke expertise. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from one of the most successful breaststroke coaches in the world today!

Please note registration has moved to on-site registration.

Clinic Schedule

5:00 – 9:00 pm SwimAmerica Training Session
Coach John Leonard will provide a SwimAmerica Training for Program Directors. Prior registration, contact Julie Nitti to Register: 1 (800) 356-2722
8:00 – 5:00 PM ASCA Level 3 School
Physiology of Training (for all ages and abilities)
Coach John Leonard, ASCA
8:30 AM History of Breaststroke
Video Review
Coach John Leonard, ASCA
9:45 – 11:45 AM Breaststroke Technique
Coach Bret Lundgaard, University of Tennessee – Assistant Coach
12 Noon – 1:30 PM Lunch Break
1:30 – 3:30 PM Breaststroke Training
Coach Bret Lundgaard, University of Tennessee – Assistant Coach
3:45 – 4:45 PM Teaching Breaststroke To Young Children
Coach John Leonard, ASCA


  • Coach Bret Lundgaard, University of Tennessee, Assistant Coach
    Bret Lundgaard is in his fifth season as an assistant coach for the Tennessee men’s and women’s swimming and diving program. Lundgaard was Kredich’s first hire after being named head of the combined men’s and women’s swimming and diving program in April 2012. He works primarily with the Tennessee breaststrokers and butterflyers, as well as, the middle distance groups. He has influenced the development of many of the Tennessee breaststrokers including: Molly Hannis (2016 US Olympian – 200 Breast), Peter John Stevens (2016 NCAA Runner up), and Brad Craig (US National Team).
    Lundgaard also serves as the Volunteers’ recruiting coordinator and camp director. Coach of 2016 Olympian – Molly Hannis
  • Coach John Leonard, ASCA Executive Director
    The leader of the American Swimming Coaches Association for 30 years, and one of the best known names in the world of swimming today. Still an active coach with his coach-owned “SWIMFAST” swim team in South Florida, Leonard as much as anyone has the credentials to speak on effective leadership and swim meet coaching. Involved in every aspect of swimming from learn-to-swim to international competition, Leonard was gifted with the ASCA Coaches Hall of Fame Award by his Board in 2015.

Registration Fees

Both Level 3 Physiology School & Advanced Breaststroke Clinic $140.00
Friday Only $70.00
Saturday Only $99.00
Introductory Rate for New ASCA Members $40.00 (1st Year)

Clinic Location Information

Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront
1401 SW Naito Parkway
Portland,Oregon 97201
Please reference you are with the American Swimming Coaches Association to qualify for the group rate.

Book Room

Registration has moved to on-site.


Or Mail or Fax Clinic Registration Form:

ASCA 2017 Advanced Breaststroke Clinic Registration form