By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam Georgia All-American and U.S. Olympian Gunnar Bentz is out of the water after breaking his collarbone. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Olympian Gunnar Bentz Out After Breaking Collarbone
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Gunnar Bentz, 15th in the men's 400 free, is the only top-16 qualifier to scratch the final on Day Two of the 2017 U.S. Open. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2017 U.S. Open: Day 2 Scratch Report
By Coleman Hodges on SwimSwam U.S. Olympian Gunnar Bentz of the University of Georgia led the 200 fly from start to finish. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Gunnar Bentz talks Austin training trip (Video)
By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam One of the top swimmers to watch tonight is U.S. Olympian Gunnar Bentz, who is the top seed for the men's 200 fly final. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2017 U.S. Open: Day 1 Finals Live Recap
By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam Heat sheets have dropped for tomorrow's prelims session of the 2017 U.S. Open, with Olympians Gunnar Bentz (USA) and Jonathan Gomez (Colombia) being the biggest opening-day scratches. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Gunnar Bentz Scratches 100 FR, Gomez 200 FL On Day 1 Of 2017 US Open
Jack Conger are Gunnar Bentz thriving in the pool after putting suspension behind them.
By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam Rio 800 free relay champions Jack Conger and Gunnar Bentz missed the final, as it took a 1:48.10 or better to take a spot in the top 8. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Olympian Roundup: 200 Free Leaves Major Players on the Outside Looking in
Last summer U.S. swimmers Ryan Lochte, Jimmy Feigen, Gunnar Bentz, and Jack Conger found themselves embroiled in a scandal that rocked the Rio Olympics. After urinating outside the bathroom of a Rio gas station and supposedly causing some minor damage to the facilities, they got into an altercation with the gas station owner and his […]
By Coleman Hodges on SwimSwam Bentz negative split his 200 Free on Night 3 of Santa Clara, turning in a 54.83 at the 100 and bringing it home in 54.71 for a final time of 1:49.54 Read the full story on SwimSwam: Gunnar Bentz confident after Bob Bowman Training Camp (Video)
By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam One of the big scratches tonight came from Georgia's Gunnar Bentz, who was the top seed in the 400 IM. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2017 Santa Clara PSS: Top Seed Bentz Scratches 400 IM Final
By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam U.S. Olympians Jay Litherland, Chase Kalisz, and Gunnar Bentz each picked up an individual event victory for the Georgia men. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Georgia Stays Undefeated With Wins Against Wisconsin
The three American Olympic swimmers – Jimmy Feigen, Gunnar Bentz and Jack Conger – involved with Ryan Lochte in the infamous gunpoint altercation in Rio De Janeiro last month have been suspended from the U.S. national team for four months, the U.S. Olympic Committee announced Thursday. The USOC also announced details of Lochte’s previously reported [...]
New details are emerging in the “Rio Robbery” alleged by American swimmers, and the media examination of the evidence being used against U.S. Olympic swimmers Ryan Lochte, James Feigen, Gunnar Bentz, and Jack Conger may indicate that the four were actually detained at gunpoint by Brazilian security guards last week in a Rio gas station,... Show More Summary
He apologized for his involvement in the controvery
Ryan Lochte and his fellow U.S. swimmers aren’t out of the woods yet. U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun told the Associated Press that Lochte and his three teammates — Gunnar Bentz, Jack Conger, and Jimmy Feigen — would be subject to further discipline. “They let down our athletes,” Blackmun said. Show More Summary
Ryan Lochte fought back tears as he confessed... he screwed over his teammates by going nuts at a Rio gas station and then lying about it. Matt Lauer asked Lochte about the difficulties fellow swimmers Gunnar Bentz and Jack Conger had when they…
Blame it on Rio by Clay Jones U.S. Olympic swimmers Ryan Lochte, Gunnar Bentz, Jimmy Feigen, and Jack Conger are currently in turmoil over their story about being mugged in Rio. The athletes went out on the town to do some partying, stopped at a gas station to pee on a wall, and apparently damaged [...] The post Cartoon: Blame it on Rio appeared first on The Moderate Voice.
Two U.S. swimmers have released statements that blame Ryan Lochte for instigating the fracas at a Rio de Janeiro gas station on Sunday morning, turning a verbal altercation into a potentially dangerous encounter. Gunnar Bentz gave his...Show More Summary
Shockingly, it is a completely different story than the one Lochte told.
Sydney (dpa) – US Olympic swimmer Gunnar Bentz on Friday effectively blamed his teammate Ryan Lochte over a fake robbery story which has angered local authorities in Rio. In a statement posted on the University of Georgia’s website, Bentz apologized for the incident and insisted he had...