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4 Parent Lessons From The Conference Meet

By SwimSwam Contributors on SwimSwam We learned big lessons as a family at our daughter’s conference meet—mostly that things don’t go as planned. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 4 Parent Lessons From The Conference Meet

Competitor Coach of the Month: Braden Holloway, NC State

47 minutes agoAquatic Sports / Swimming : SwimSwam

By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam Competitor Coach of the Month is a recurring SwimSwam feature shedding light on a U.S.-based coach who has risen above... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Competitor Coach of the Month: Braden Holloway, NC State

Hardcore Swimmer of the Month: Lilly King, Indiana

48 minutes agoAquatic Sports / Swimming : SwimSwam

By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam Hardcore Swimmer of the Month is a recurring SwimSwam feature shedding light on a U.S.-based swimmer or water polo player who... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Hardcore Swimmer of the Month: Lilly King, Indiana

FIU Panthers Win Third Consecutive C-USA Title

By Shawn Klosterman on SwimSwam The FIU Panthers earned their first ever NCAA Relay A Cut, one of many impressive honors, on their way to their third consecutive Conference USA title. Read the full story on SwimSwam: FIU Panthers Win Third Consecutive C-USA Title

2017 Arena PSS Indy – British Invasion Mix Of Veterans & New Faces

By Loretta Race on SwimSwam Even though 100m breaststroke world record holder Adam Peaty is competing in Indianapolis, he's listed as swimming one event you wouldn't expect. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2017 Arena PSS Indy – British Invasion Mix Of Veterans & New Faces

17-Year-Old Robert Finke Posts 14:37 Mile at FL Senior Champs

By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam Finke's most impressive swim was the 1650 free, which he won by nearly a minute in a blistering 14:37.61. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 17-Year-Old Robert Finke Posts 14:37 Mile at FL Senior Champs

2017 NAIA National Championship Fan Guide: Women’s Meet

By Hannah Hecht on SwimSwam The women of SCAD will fight to defend their title from last year in this week's NAIA National Championship meet. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2017 NAIA National Championship Fan Guide: Women’s Meet

Denis Cotterell Calls Out Sun Yang Haters That Live In ‘Glass Houses’

By Loretta Race on SwimSwam "It's nice when you're in glass houses," storied Aussie coach Denis Cotterell says of the cloud that continues to cover Chinese gold medalist Sun Yang's head since his 2014 doping suspension. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Denis Cotterell Calls Out Sun Yang Haters That Live In ‘Glass Houses’

Why Do They Swim? (Part IV)

By SwimSwam Contributors on SwimSwam By Robert Sullivan, fourth in a series They swim because nothing lasts forever. High school kids do seem to realize... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Why Do They Swim? (Part IV)

Britain’s Roberto Pavoni Announces Retirement from Swimming

By Braden Keith on SwimSwam Roberto Pavoni becomes the second Brit in as many days to announce a retirement from competitive swimming. Pavoni, at 25... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Britain’s Roberto Pavoni Announces Retirement from Swimming

National Age Group Record Holder Drew Kibler Commits to Texas

By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam Carmel Swim Club's Drew Kibler, a multi-NAG Record holder, has given his verbal commitment to swim for the University of Texas. Kibler will begin his NCAA swimming career in the fall of 2019. Read the full story on SwimSwam: National Age Group Record Holder Drew Kibler Commits to Texas

Turkey’s Derya Can shatters Guinness World Record for longest freedive under ice

Turkish Derya Can set a new Guinness World Record for the longest freedive under ice on Friday by diving 120 meters horizontally under the frozen surface of Weissensee lake in Austria. With her dive, Can shattered French Aurore Asso’s record of 112,3 meters and celebrated her success with a Turkish flag. Read Daily Sabah

Alexandra Wenk: Schwimmsport muss sich besser positionieren

By Daniela Kapser on SwimSwam Anfang Februar hat Alexandra Wenk verkündet, dass zukünftig die Firma HEAD ihr Ausrüster ist. Während der ISPO in München, der... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Alexandra Wenk: Schwimmsport muss sich besser positionieren

Roberto Pavoni: European Championship silver medallist retires aged 25

European Championship silver medallist and London 2012 Olympian Roberto Pavoni retires from swimming, aged 25.

Why Swimming is the Best Sport | Your Sport

Swimming is the best sport out there. Or at least according to our “unbiased” Swimming Olympians. It moves every muscle in your body, it’s intense and you are allowed to eat whatever you want. What else do you need?

2017 Women’s PAC-12s: USC Good, Cal Better, Stanford Best

By Eli Noblitt on SwimSwam The Stanford women won every relay, and 15 of 21 total events, to capture their 20th PAC-12 title in program history. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2017 Women’s PAC-12s: USC Good, Cal Better, Stanford B...

Auburn’s Fredriksson Goes 1:40.57 200 Back at Bulldog Invite

By Eli Noblitt on SwimSwam Day Two of the Bulldog Invite was headlined by Auburn's men swimming fast in the 200 back, 200 fly and 200 breast. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Auburn’s Fredriksson Goes 1:40.57 200 Back at Bulldog Inv...

Grant House Downs State Record with 4:19.1 500 Free at Ohio D1 States

By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam House turned in a 4:19.15 to become the first swimmer to clear the 4:20-barrier at an Ohio High School State Championships. The former record of 4:20.56 set by Dvid Mosko in 2007. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Grant House Downs State Record with 4:19.1 500 Free at Ohio D1 States

Manganiello Punches NCAA Ticket with 14:44 Mile at Last Chance Meet

By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam Florida's Blake Manganiello secured his invite to the NCAA championships, dropping over 10 seconds from his season best time in the mile on day 3 of the Florida Last Chance Meet. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Manganiello Punches NCAA Ticket with 14:44 Mile at Last Chance Meet

Arizona Commit Sam Iida Busts IHSA Record with 1:46.02 200 IM (VIDEO)

By Karl Ortegon on SwimSwam Glenbrook South senior Sam Iida destroyed the field in the 200 IM, going 1:46.02 as the only finisher under 1:50. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Arizona Commit Sam Iida Busts IHSA Record with 1:46.02 200 IM (VIDEO)

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