Synchronized Swimming: The Pursuit of Excellence
Synchronized Swimming: The Pursuit of Excellence Previous Broadcasts
KQED Life: Thu, Apr 3, 2014 -- 7:00 PM
The film follows two synchronized swimming teams at they try to make it to the climactic final event of the US Synchronized Swimming season - the US Open. The Santa Clara Aquamaids are in it to win. Determined to prove their worth against the world's best, their training is rigorous. Meanwhile, the Saint Paul Stars swim from the heart for the love of the sport. Their 'Minnesota Nice' training philosophy offers a stark contrast to the Aquamaids' Olympic style. For these future Olympians, the perfect make-up, the colorful costumes and those permanent smiles mask the fierce competitive spirit they each need to win.
- KQED Life: Fri, Apr 4, 2014 -- 1:00 AM