4 Pros and Cons to Being the Coachs Kid

4 Pros and Cons to Being the Coachs Kid

By Andy Ross, Swimming World College Intern

Coach: the guy (or girl) you wish would use the word “recovery” more often. The guy you wish you could never see again after a hard practice. The guy who you are excited and angry to see at the same time.

But what is it like to have a coach who is also one of your parents? Everyone always asks me what it is like having a coach as a dad. Well, it’s a lot like having a ‘normal’ dad who just happens to be in the same profession as you. Over the years, I’ve thought about if it is a good thing or a bad thing I have a coaching parent. Well, it is a mixture of both.

This one is more for my readers 16 years of age and under. Because when I go to my dad’s practices now, I am usually the last one there. But, when your ride to practice is also your coach, you often need to get there before everyone else to open up the pool and get situated before the team comes in. This be a major con for morning practices.

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