Japan’s powerhouse Kosuke Hagino officially pulls out of Worlds; Kazan Curse continues.
More thoughtful swimmers are those that focus on the little things which will ultimately cultivate in reaching their full potential.
“Olympic year 2016 would be Phelps’s Nine year. 9 means completion.”
In honor of Michael Phelps’s 30th birthday, SwimSwam’s top commenter, Bobo Gigi, has compiled a list of some of his favorite moments from Phelps’ long career.
In honor of Michael Phelps’ 30th birthday, take a look back at the impact he’s already had on the sport of swimming.
Our most recent count of US Olympic Trial Qualifiers as of June 23rd showed that 989 swimmers have qualified for the meet.
Australian National Champion, Daniel Tranter is another swimmer joining Bowman’s clan in Tempe.
CDC report strongly recommended not to “pee or poop in the water” in order to prevent dangerous chemicals from forming when that pee or poop chemically reacts with the chlorine.
Over the next several weeks, I will break down the flip turn into four components: the approach, the flip, the underwater and the breakout. Each of these components is important and I commonly see mistakes made in all four of them, often by the same swimmer.
Mike Lewis captured 47 images of Michael Phelps in Santa Clara, and, at your request, we’ve loaded them all into one post. You’re welcome.
22 Olympic medals in swimming…..the world’s longest televised putt in golf….hard to imagine what record-breaking statistic Michael Phelps would have…
In honor of Olympic day, we’ve compiled 16 of the great moments that have shaped Olympic swimming history:
Missy Franklin (above) rocked Twitter with some big news along with some awesome photos. Check #2 on our list for more!
In the wake of her shiny new 50m backstroke American record, fans will now get to see 12-time Olympic medalist…
Michael Phelps is starting to inch his way back towards the type of schedule he would do at a meet before his retirement. He’s competing in more 200s, doing more multi-event days, and for the first time since his comeback, he looks as though he’s truly put in the work to be competitive in these races.