I'm not going to answer that dilemma, but instead conclude that an answer may not be needed when you can wallpaper your facility - newly constructed or long condemned - with National Championship banners. And when winning another one will bring up the uncomfortable question of just where are we going to put this?
Welcome to the UT-Austin Texas Swim Center. If the mere sight of the gleaming tiles and sparkling water doesn't make you swim faster - or feel unworthy, then perhaps a record board chock full of recognizable Olympic-medal winning names will. Add a masters coach with Olympic bling of her own at home and I'm thinking I might need to go back to my "dump"...
|Someone named Phelps is listed at least twice, he and this Peirsol fella must be pretty good|
|gallons and gallons just waiting...|
|the banners in this picture are just from 1987-1991...5 years, 4 banners...|