Coronavirus

State-By-State Coronavirus Pool Reopening Index

As pools reopen after COVID-19 pandemic shutdowns, we’ll track each state’s opening dates and guidelines for reopening in our index.

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National

Simone Manuel Lends Voice to Calls for Change after George Floyd Killing

“I’m tired.” Olympic gold medalist Simone Manuel called for change in the aftermath of the killing of George Floyd by a police officer this week.

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News

SwimSwam Podcast: Davis Tarwater on Making the Olympic Team After Finishing 7th

Davis explains his training as an age grouper, including beating Michael Phelps at Jr Nationals, Swimming at Michigan under Urbanchek and Bowman, and more

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2020 Tokyo Olympic Games

Mireia Belmonte: “I will swim as many events as possible in Tokyo”

The Spanish Olympic champion has spoken in an interview about her preparation for the Olympic Games and the possibility of becoming the nation’s flag bearer.

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Swimming Workouts

Daily Swim Coach Workout #109

SwimSwam’s daily swimming workout series is a collection of workouts written by coaches from a variety of backgrounds. All daily…

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Powerlist

Simone Manuel Lends Voice to Calls for Change after George Floyd Killing

“I’m tired.” Olympic gold medalist Simone Manuel called for change in the aftermath of the killing of George Floyd by a police officer this week.

SwimSwam Podcast: Davis Tarwater on Making the Olympic Team After Finishing 7th

Davis explains his training as an age grouper, including beating Michael Phelps at Jr Nationals, Swimming at Michigan under Urbanchek and Bowman, and more

Mireia Belmonte: “I will swim as many events as possible in Tokyo”

The Spanish Olympic champion has spoken in an interview about her preparation for the Olympic Games and the possibility of becoming the nation’s flag bearer.

Daily Swim Coach Workout #109

SwimSwam’s daily swimming workout series is a collection of workouts written by coaches from a variety of backgrounds. All daily…

Daily Dryland Swimming Workouts #69 – Core Stability Burner

Test your core strength and stability with this ab and shoulder focused burner

Three Styles Of Freestyle – Hip Driven Freestyle Technique

Hip-driven freestyle is the most energy-efficient freestyle technique, though not the fastest. It is best used in distance racing, warm-up and warm-down.

Daily Swim Coach Workout #108

SwimSwam’s daily swimming workout series is a collection of workouts written by coaches from a variety of backgrounds. All daily…

UIL Allows Texas High Schools to Resume Workouts

Rockwall ISD will allow members of the RACE swim team who are also 7th-12th grade students in the district to resume training.

Olympian Matt Grevers Takes Win in Star-Studded Indoor Cycling Race for Charity

In a field including golfers, football players, and an NBA star, the Olympic champion Grevers pulled away for a commanding win.

Shannon Stott Leaves ECU, Announces Transfer to Nebraska

In the wake of East Carolina shutting down its swimming & diving program, Shannon Stott is the latest public transfer to another school.

Slovak NR-Holder Barbora Mikuskova to Join FGCU in January

Mikuskova’s converted times would’ve ranked her the #2 FGCU swimmer in the 50/100/200 free last season, so her addition will have a sizable impact.

Dutch Swimming Sets 2020-2021 Competition Calendar; Loosens Social Distancing

The Dutch National Championships in December will be moved to a long course event and declared an Olympic qualifying competition.

NBC Sports to Feature a Week of Diving World Championship Coverage

Beginning Monday, June 1, The Olympic Channel will host a week of replays of diving events at the 2019 World Aquatics Championships.

After COVID-19 Breakout, Ryan Soria Changes College Decision

Soria was originally signed to attend The College of Staten Island, but says that after the coronavirus outbreak, he opted for the more rural Barton College.

Arizona State Champion Breaststroker Nathan Kempiak Commits to NC State

Nathan Kempiak, above, is NC State’s 3rd 55-second breaststroker in the incoming class of 2021.

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