Melinda Travis

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SwimToday Ambassador Dara Torres Talks Swimming, Motherhood, and More

Shares 0<p>This January, we put our older two kids in swimming classes. We were looking for something that would give them a way to exercise on the …

Swim Today #FunnestSport

Me at the beach on a class trip<p>Swim Today #FunnestSport<p>(photo credit Momtrends)<p>Growing up in the Bahamas & having a professional diver as a father …

Olympic Swimmer Dara Torres & Swim Today On Why Swimming Is The #FunnestSport

When my daughter found out her 2nd grade class was taking swimming lessons she was very excited and so was I. She loves the water, NOW THAT IS. When …

“@SwimToday: Our Olympians moms panel talking about the #FunnestSport! http://t.co/j17NL7NSk1” My mom is the best swim mom out there!

Check out who loves @SwimToday - you know, besides me. #momtrendsswimNYC #FunnestSport Thanks @DaraTorres #swimming http://t.co/GMvD566N3H

Olympic Moms Hold Q & A panel at Skyline Aquatic Center

I recently attended a panel at the USA Swimming event held on Friday, April 17, 2014 in Mesa at the Skyline Aquatic Center. The yearly event was held …

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Competitive Swimming as a Sport for your Kids

Shares 119<p>As a parent, we want our kids to be active and involved. I know we have tried getting our kids to play sports – soccer, baseball, softball, …

Olympic moms share benefits of swimming

From left: Valley “swim mom” Nancy Moreno, mother of Jared (16) and Nick (14); D.A. Franklin, mother of Olympic gold medalist Missy Franklin; Mary …

Why your toddler needs swimming lessons

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an average of 10 people die from unintentional drowning every day. Two of 10 tend to be …

Olympic Swim Mom Presentation Photo Gallery

Photo Courtesy: Taylor Brien<p>Swim moms D.A. Franklin (mom to Missy Franklin), Mary Gen Ledecky (mom to Katie Ledecky), Jeannine Leverenz (mom to …

Mothers of Olympic swimmers talk at Mesa Arena Pro Swim Series

The moms of three Olympic swimmers sat down for a panel after the third day of competition at the Arena Pro Swim Series in Mesa.<p>Jeannine Leverenz, …

Olympic swimmers’ mothers to host panel in Mesa

Jeannine Leverenz of Tucson was looking to get her daughter Caitlin, the second of four children, into sports. She had tried volleyball, basketball …

SwimToday Ambassador Dara Torres Talks About the Benefits of Swim Teams

SwimToday Ambassador Dara Torres Talks About the Benefits of Swim Teams<p><i>*This is a sponsored post on behalf of SwimToday. All opinions are my own and</i> …

Dive Into the #FunnestSport with SwimToday & Dara Torres!

Growing up in Southern California, swimming was an integral part of my childhood. My sister and I each learned to swim at a very young age, and we …

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Why Swimming Is The #FunnestSport

There is no doubt that swimming is one of the funnest sports around. From splashing around in the water to swimming, it is incredibly fun for not …

Not only is @swimdara a bad ass 5x olympian and 12x olympic medalist she's a #swimmom with a great sense of humor who's passionate about swimming and encouraging kids to learn & enjoy the sport! I never learned to swim, so I can't wait for Tristan's first swim lessons. Thanks @momtrends & Swim Today for having us. Stay tuned for Blog post. #funnestsport #MomTrendsSwim #MomTrendsSwimNYC

#FunnestSport #MomtrendsSwimNYC Had a great time today with @momtrends and @swimdara and @boyzruleourworld @mominloveforever

Swimming is the #FunnestSport Because ...

Shaniqua Garvin on Twitter: "Swim teams are great for team work and life skills more than any other sport @SwimToday #FunnestSport #momtrendsswimnyc"

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@DaraTorres is in the house talking about swimming and her love of it #FunnestSport #MomtrendsSwimNYC http://t.co/lX2Nzwf7Qa

Shaniqua Garvin on Twitter: "Hearing @Momtrends share her family story about their road to a love of swimming #FunnestSport #momtrendsswimnyc"

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