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Boston officially out as U.S. Olympic bid, USOC says

The U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) has officially severed ties with the Boston 2024 Olympic bid today, ESPN reports.

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Grevers, Ervin, Beisel among Team USA Captains for World Championships

Team USA has selected its captains for the 2015 World Championships: Matt Grevers, Anthony Ervin, David Plummer, Elizabeth Beisel, Cammile Adams and Jessica Hardy.

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Jimmy Feigen Joins SwimMAC Elite

Jimmy Feigen is heading east, to train alongside Ryan Lochte at SwimMAC Elite.

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Psych Sheets Released for Inaugural “Futures” Championships

Psych sheets for 2 of the 3 “Futures Championships” are now available.

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Abbie Fish Joins The Race Club As Expert Technical Coach

“We can’t wait for Abbie to join our family in mid-August. She is passionate about all things swimming” – Gary Hall Sr.

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Winn Aung Breaks Destin Lasco’s 11-12 NAG Record in 100 Free

Winn Aung of the Redding Swim Team in Redding, California has broken yet another National Age Group Record after swimming…

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Michael Phelps among flag-bearers at Special Olympics opening ceremonies

Michael Phelps was among a star-studded group of flag-bearers at opening ceremonies of the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles Saturday.

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Rooney, Eastin, Andrew head 2015 Junior National psych sheets

USA Swimming has released its psych sheets for the 2015 Junior National Championships, with Maxime Rooney (pictured), Ella Eastin and Michael Andrew among the biggest names.

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2015 World Championships Preview: Women’s 200 Back

Missy Franklin is the 200 backstroke World Record holder in the 200 meter backstroke in long course, but hasn’t matched that time since the 2012 Olympic Games.

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Haley Anderson Uses 5K to Feel out Course Before 10K (Video Interview)

Haley Anderson spoke after winning the 5K at the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

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Michael Andrew Posts Sub-53 100 Fly at Missouri Valley LC Champs

With his performance tonight, Michael Andrew is now just .07 off of Justin Lynch’s men’s 15-16 NAG record in the 100m butterfly.

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Giles Smith Swims 51.92 Butterfly to Stake Claim for National Team

Giles Smith has improved upon the time that won him gold at the Pan American Games in the 100 fly.

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Jack Conger goes 1:48.4 in 200 free at PV Senior Champs

Texas Longhorn Jack Conger is back from representing Team USA at World University Games, and has already made waves back in the States with a lifetime-best 1:48.47 in the 200 free.

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King Aquatic Club Breaks Scottsdale’s 200m Free Relay NAG Record

In the first men’s event of the day, the relay from King Aquatic Club won with a new national record of 1:33.72.

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National Team Coach Opell Out of Club Role 3 Weeks Before Nationals

Aaron Opell, who is a member of the USA Swimming’s National Team coaching staff, is no longer the head coach of the Newburgh Sea Creatures.

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