Updated: May 19
Ava Curnutt is a 9-year-old swimmer who swims at Sigma Swim's Fort Worth North (TCCNW) Swim School location under Coach Taylor and Coach Brian. She attends Walsh Elementary in Aledo.
Q: How did you decide to become a swimmer?
A: I’ve just always loved to swim!
Q: Do you have any favorite swimmers and who are they?
A: Michael Phelps because my Dad said he’s the best swimmer ever, and I’ve seen him swim and he’s really good.
Q: What do you like the most about swimming?
A: Competing and getting better and making new friends.
Q: What do you think is the most difficult stroke and why?
A: Breast stroke is hardest for me.... it’s the one I do the least.
Q: What is your favorite stroke?
A: Back Stroke! It’s my favorite one and the one I do the best.
Q: Do you have any friends or family that are involved in the sport of swimming?
A: No. I’m the first swimmer in my family.
Q: Have you swam in any meets and how did you like it?
A: Yes. It was very fun!
Q: Who is your biggest supporter?
A: My Mom. But I also have my Dad and both Coach Taylor and Coach Brian.
Q: There are many videos and competitions on TV such as Nationals. Did or do you watch any of them?
A: I watched the Olympics and I’ve seen really good swimmers like Michael Phelps.
Q: Are there any other sports that you are involved in?
A: Yes. Tennis and Volleyball.