A for Athlete

Under water again!

Aidan Gorman

Reflections from Swim & Water Polo Camp from 2014

  • Today in water polo I played with a dive stick and lost it. I still had a lot of fun just like I always do.
  • I finished the Liberty Mile in 8:43. I was very proud.

A-B-C terms

  • Attacker, noun. Fighter. Punch, hitting. I am an attacker.

Attacker by Aidan Gorman.

  • Catch, verb. Grab. To grab an object. Here, catch the ball.
  • Dang. Fudge cake. Fudge. Dang man!!!!

Dang as an illustration in water polo by Aidan Gorman.

  • Float, verb. Not drowning. Stay up in the water. "I'm floating. Ta da!"
  • Hurt, noun. Injured. Not okay. I got hurt.
  • Joke, noun. Being funny. Lying, but being silly. "You guys can not get in..... (Awaaa) .... Just joking. (Yeah!)"
  • Mimic, verb. Copying. Copying some one.
  • Option, verb. Choose. Choice. You have an option to shoot, pass, fake, dribble or wait with the ball in water polo.
  • Yell, verb. Shout. Scream. "Pass!"

Yelling "Pass" happens in water polo.

  • Zip, verb. Fast. Quick. I zipped through the water.

Underwater Aiden.