ORANGE COUNTY, NC (March 17, 2016)—The Orange County Sportsplex is pleased to announce Club Kick Start Swimming and Hillsborough Aquatic Club will host the 2nd annual spring SWIM-BEST tune-up clinics. 

In attendance will be celebrity Chip Peterson, World Champion and current USA National Swim Team member in Open Water Competition. 

Guest lecturer, Susan Kitchen, founder and CEO of RaceSmart, is a sports dietitian, USA Triathlon certified coach, IRONMAN Certified Coach, Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics, competitive age-group endurance athlete, and published
author will be lecturing on training and race day nutrition. 

Former Division 1 competitive swimmers, Club Kick Start coaches and Vinny Pryor Head Coach Hillsborough Aquatic Club Swim Team will provide in water coaching instruction to streamline swimming skill advancement. Clinics will be offered to both youth athletes and adult enthusiasts. 

The clinic will offer innovative technology and under water videography for in depth stroke analysis. 

Open Q&A for both parents and registrants on topics, such as the Dos & Don’ts of Training & Race Day Preparation, How to Build a Collegiate Athlete. 

Autograph & photo opportunity for registrants and parents with Chip Peterson, Susan Kitchen, Former Division 1 Swimmers, and USA National Swim Team Members. 

The Orange County Sporstplex is located at 101 Meadowlands Drive in Hillsborough. 

SWIM-BEST Clinic Dates
Youth Swimmers:
Saturday, April 16, from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 21, from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Adult Swimmers:
Sunday, April 17, from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 22, from 8:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. 

Chip Peterson with Club Kick Start’s elite swim coaches are currently giving back to the community with the launch of their social initiative, coined “Carolina Swims.”

“Carolina Swims” provides free swim lessons and water safety instruction to orphaned and foster care children in the Carolinas.

For more information about SWIM-BEST Clinics or “Carolina Swims,” please visit or or contact Sarah Chaires
at 919.593.4974.