Our Services Include
- Remote Coaching
- Private Lessons
- Online Swim Stroke Video Analysis
- Private small group swim clinics and talks
The primary purpose of Swim Mechanix is to help our clients swim like never before. The Swim Instruction service is not just your standard coaching session where the coaches supervise while you fight invisible monsters in the water. Swim Mechanix coaches have Olympic level expertise, and they put it to good use in the pool. By the time you are done with these lessons, you will wonder why you took so long to contact them!
Remote Video Stroke Analysis
Through our Video Stroke Analysis, we are able to reach out to swimmers who live far away. This service can be performed in two ways; you can send us the video and we can analyze it, or you can come over to the pool and we can make a video. If we miss some flaw or shortcoming in your technique while watching you swim, the video will enlighten us. Whether you are near or far, a video stroke analysis will help us determine your strengths and weaknesses, and that would go a long way in helping you achieve your goals.
“Analyze This (Stroke Analysis)” This is a high-end service meant for any person including those who plan to participate in triathlons, and athletes training to participate in major swim competitions. The coaches at Swim Mechanix have a combined experience of over 60 years in the sport, and can detect flaws in your style just by watching you swim for a few seconds. We utilize modern technology and can record your swimming sessions and analyze your strokesin detail. At Swim Mechanix we realize that a simple analysis is not enough; we provide solutions after the analysis and help you increase your swimming speed and improve your efficiency. After this analysis, you will be able to see to believe resulting in improvement and a greater awareness of swimming mechanics. Who doesn’t want to have a competitive advantage?
Braving the Ocean (Introduction to Open-Water Swimming)” – Open water swimming is extremely different from swimming in a pool, especially if you are planning to participate in an open water swimming event. The waves, currents, wind, and a number of other factors will affect your efforts differently than in the pool. Thankfully, Alan and Alison can teach you to brave the ocean/lake, and can help you gain the confidence you need to participate in your next competition.
“Learning from the Best (Swim Clinics)”
Swim Mechanix conducts swim clinics and workshops from time to time so that coaches from around the world can learn from the likes of Alan and Alison. However, the process of learning is not unidirectional, and ideas are shared between all participants. Everyone leaves our swim clinics satisfied having learned new techniques. These swim clinics provide an amazing opportunity to share ideas and experiences with fellow coaches from around the world, and to learn from the very best in the sport.
Whether you wish to become an athlete, wish to be better than other athletes, or just want to take up swimming to improve your fitness level, the conditioning service by Swim Mechnix has what you are looking for. We all know that swimming is one hell of a workout; however, to gain the right kind of form and fitness, you need a swim plan that would concentrate on strengthening and conditioning you. The swim plan also needs to take numerous factors into consideration. Alan and Alsion are the ideal people for the job, and joining their conditioning class will help prepare you for where you want to go!
“Pass with Flying Colors (Swim Test Preparation)
Whether you wish to join the military, want to become a lifeguard, or have to pass a swim test for any other reason, Swim Mechanix is your go-to place. Our coaches analyze your fitness level and your readiness for the swim test when you first approach us. Then they prepare a coaching program just for you, so that you can overcome your weaknesses and polish your strengths with efficiency. The intensity of the training program would depend on what kind of shape you are in and how much time you have before you take the test.
“Lead Pack” (Tri-Athlete Focused Training)”
If you are preparing for a triathlon, wouldn’t you rather be coached by someone who has been there and done that? With Alan and Alison, you get a combined experience of over six decades. Our coaches have not only participated in open water events and triathlons, they have won several major awards and championships, and have coached hundreds of tri-athletes from all over the world. If you are looking to train for a triathlon, you might as well train to win, and that is where Swim Mechanix can help you.
“Compete Like Never Before (Competition Oriented Training)”Preparing for a competition? Looking to wipe the floor with your competitors? You have come to the right place. The coaches at Swim Mechanix specialize in competition oriented training. From getting you in the best possible shape to working with you on your weaknesses, our coaches will leave no stone unturned until they transform you into a winner.
“Swimming for Physically/Mobility Challenged”
Both Alan and Alison are highly qualified individuals with years of experience in coaching and training persons living with a physical disability. Whether you are an aspiring Paralympian, triathlete or just want to learn to improve your swimming for safety or fitness, we can help. Let us help customize a swimming technique that will work best for you!
“Consultations (Swim Consultations for Goal Setting and Training)”
Just want to talk to an expert about your training program? Need help to set and achieve goals? At Swim Mechanix, you can get consultations from coaches with Olympic level expertise. We help you set and achieve your goals, as well as explore and sort through the numerous types training programs to help you get to where you want to be with maximum efficiency.
“Swimming 101 (Plans and Techniques to become more Comfortable in the Water)”
If you are not comfortable in the water, and plan to overcome your inhibitions, contact Swim Mechanix immediately. We will teach you how to be comfortable in the water, and how not to be afraid. By utilizing this service, you will be able to learn basic swimming and will be able to enjoy your visits to the pool.