Brendan Hansen

Olympic Experience: Does It Really Matter?

DeSantis and the Viking take a look at the stats to determine how much past Olympic experience should weigh in toward national selection criteria.


Van der Burgh Ready for Rio After Reigniting His Passion for the Sport

Olympic champion Cameron van der Burgh discusses how he changed his approach after the 2014 Commonwealth Games…

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Swimming’s TopTenTweets of the Week: #5 Katie Hoff Gets Married

Katie Hoff and husband Todd Anderson at Michigan State University, where they got married yesterday.


Brendan Hansen Among 13 to Enter Longhorns’ 2015 Hall of Honor

Swimmers Brendan Hansen, Debbie Risen Hurwitz, and Tori Trees Smith are slated to be inducted into the 2015 Men’s and Women’s Athletics Halls of Honor this September.

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The 8 Most Interesting Long Course U.S. Open Records

Below, we’ve looked at some of the most surprising US Open records in the books, and what they mean historically to the sport of swimming.


Cal v Texas- The Swimming Rivalry

We might be in for an even more wild ride than we had at last year’s championships this weekend in Iowa City


Arena Pro Swim Series Photo Vault Day 1

It’s the same series with a new name – the Arena Pro Swim Series kicked off in Austin today and…

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Forecasting the road to next year’s Rio Olympic Games

Now that the 2016 Rio Olympics are officially “next year,” let’s take a look back at the previous Olympic cycle to see just how much is likely to change between now and Rio.


Katinka Hosszu Sets Meet Record in 100 IM, American Record in 4×50 Medley Relay Falls

Katinka Hosszu cleared yet another meet record this morning with her morning swim in the 100 IM.


Brendan Hansen presents Lehigh vs Lafayette (Video Feature)

Thanks to Lafayette alum and U.S. FINA Press Commissioner, Greg Eggert, Olympic icons Brendan Hansen and Rowdy Gaines traveled to NYC to cover the famous Lehigh vs Layafette dual meet.


Olympic Icon Brendan Hansen Named General Manager of Aquatics Operations and Head Coach at Austin Aquatics and Sports Academy

Brendan Hansen: “I am fired up to join Austin Aquatics and Sports Academy. AASA and I share a strong commitment to providing an ideal training environment for young swimmers…”


Nathan Adrian & Conor Dwyer Headline USA National Team Alumni Social at Men’s NCAA Championships

Olympians Nathan Adrian and Conor Dwyer will headline the USA National Team Alumni Social held on site at the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center on Saturday right after prelims in Austin, Texas.

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Chun to lead new Lindenwood University – Belleville Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Program

Wherever Mandy Chun seems to go teams sprout up. Last year the energetic young coach got Maryville University’s women’s program off…

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Austin Swimming Gets Injection of Enthusiasm with Hansen & Foley

Brendan Hansen has stepped into a roll as coach at Lost Creek Aquatics in suburban Austin. “Now is the time for me to teach the younger generations everything that I’ve learned in the sport,” said Hansen, who will be coaching at all three Lost Creek Aquatics locations.


The Rivalry: The Greatest Swimming Rivalry of All Time (Documentary Film)

From the swimming vaults of a little website known as swimnetwork, a swimming documentary was captured. It was (and is) perhaps the greatest “rivalry documentary film” ever produced. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)