Terry Laughlin

A Birthday Swim-to-Remember. (In fact 100 of them!)

Several weeks ago, I swam a 2-hour Sunday morning practice with the Excel Masters program at Long Island’s Nassau County Aquatic Center. I surprised myself by swimming nearly 5000 yards–the farthest I’d swum in a single pool session since my …

What is Neural Training and Why do it?

In September 1988–nine months before the first Total Immersion camp–I heard Bill Boomer, who would become my most influential mentor, talk at a coaching clinic. Two sentences he spoke that day remain core beliefs for TI nearly 30 years later. …