Carmel Valley swimmer Michael Xu selected to participate at 2017 USA Swimming National Select Camp

Carmel Valley swimmer Michael Xu was chosen as one of 48 boys from across the country to participate in USA Swimming’s National Select Camp slated for Oct. 26-29 at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.

“I am very proud of what Michael has been able to achieve. He got started late by swimming standards, but he is extremely physically gifted and what really sets him apart is his swimming knowledge. Michael is easily one of the smartest swimmers I have ever worked with and I am excited for the information he will be able to absorb from this once in a lifetime experience,” said Pete Murphy, head coach of the PAC Swim Team at Bay Club Carmel Valley.

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