Swim tests strike fear in the hearts of many aspiring marine mammal trainers.   They scour the internet for any information that can give them an advantage (hey, that’s what I did)!  IMATA’s swim test thread is always active.   So today I thought I’d write about the swim test that landed me a job in the field.  Also, I address my obsession with Chris Hemsworth (is that so wrong?).Follow me to the Middle Flipper!

Swim tests strike fear in the hearts of many aspiring marine mammal trainers.   They scour the internet for any information that can give them an advantage (hey, that’s what I did)!  IMATA’s swim test thread is always active.   So today I thought I’d write about the swim test that landed me a job in the field.  Also, I address my obsession with Chris Hemsworth (is that so wrong?).

Follow me to the Middle Flipper!