Confidant, confused, terrified. Swimmers go through a gamut of emotions when coach scrawls up a tough set on the board. Here are 11 mental stages swimmers go through during a tough workout.
Coach Woodard. “We are sitting at .500, and all in all I think our girls have done a great job in training and in their race strategy. We feel pretty good; now it is time to push the pedal for the rest of the season.”
Etiene Medeiros won the women’s 50 backstroke at the Brazilian National Championships in a time of 27.37…
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In the above video from Simon Fraser University, head coach Liam Donnelly discusses his team’s position as the lone Canadian…
FGCU’s Emma Svensson brings home the 50y and 100y freestyle wins, as the Eagles trounced both GA Tech and Florida Atlantic.
The University of Iowa men’s swimming and diving team has signed two in-state standouts to the class of 2019: Ben Colin and Tanner Nelson.
Swim Fort Lauderdale made the trip to the Gulf Swimming Senior Championships in Houston, Texas, this December and came up with some breaking news bits.
After a year full of impressive exploits, Cate Campbell is in line for several awards at the 2014 Australian Swimmer of the Year banquet.
The 2014 short course meters Salnikov Cup, featuring for the first time a prize pool of over 4 million Rubles…
Michael Phelps, the winningest Olympian of all time with 18 gold medals, plead guilty and was sentenced on Friday in Maryland.
In only his second year as head coach, Coach Brabson has guided the Yeo swimmers to a wealth of success both in the pool and academically.
Trinidad and Tobago’s star swimmer George Bovell was just awarded the Sports Personality of the Year award, chosen by the TV6 viewers. CCN TV6 In Trinidad is one of the main television networks, adding more prestige to the award.
Ledecky is the first swimmer to earn L’Equipe’s international “Champion of Champions” award, which has been presented annually since 1980.
Bruno Fratus lifted a little further the hopes of the Brazilian 400 free relay going toward the 2016 Summer Olympic Games.
Michael Phelps, who was arrested on September 30 for excessive speed, DUI, and crossing double yellow lines, is scheduled to appear in court on December 19, 2014.