SwimSwam Podcast: Hawaii Head Coach Elliot Ptasnik Gives COVID Update from Honolulu
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Elliot Ptasnik, the head coach at the University of Hawaii, gave us an update from Honolulu about the effects the Covid-19 outbreak has had on the rainbow warriors. Elliot put a HEAVY emphasis on taking this time to build relationships and communicate with your social circles. Ptasnik spoke on finding the positives in our situation, putting positivity out there, and making sure we are staying connected and having communication while we can. Click here to listen and subscribe on Spotify Click here to listen and subscribe on Apple Podcasts Click here to listen and subscribe on Podbean Click here to listen and subscribe on Google Click here to listen and subscribe on YouTube Originally published March 29, 2020.
He has been a coach with the UH swimming and diving program since 2016, serving as an assistant, now as the head coach. But, before Elliot Ptasnik helped lead UH to a total of six conference championship he was a member of Team AE as a coach for Olympian Anthony Ervin. Hear about his journey from 2012 in London to 2016 in Rio and how everything came together.