The rivalry between Kosuke Kitajima and Brendan Hansen is one of the most well-known in swimming, and it came to a head at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens.
Michael Phelps has been a household name in the United States since the 2004 Olympic Games where he won six gold medals and two bronze medals – but can trace his humble beginnings back to the North Baltimore Aquatic Club where he began training since he was seven.
Townsend is an 8-time NCAA Champion, World Record Holder, 3-time Olympian and an Olympic Gold Medalist in the 400-meter Freestyle Relay at the 2004 Athens Olympic Games.
June 23 marks Olympic Day, a holiday dedicated to the Olympic movement and its three pillars: move, learn and discover. To celebrate, we’re giving swim fans a chance to move (their mouse to scroll lower down this page), learn (about the most-decorated Olympic swimmers of all-time) and discover (some swimming legends they may not have previously known).
The United States Olympic Committee today announced its annual award recipients for 2016 national coaches of the year. On the…
According to an interview done on Japanese TV, Kosuke Kitajima, one of the most famed breaststrokers this sport has ever seen, will retire following the 2016 Olympic Games.
Rick Ehrlich, Team USA Swim Chairman for the 20th World Maccabiah Games is proud to announce that Olympic gold medalists…
Anthony Ervin will be one of seven athletes participating in the torch lighting ceremonies at the 20th Maccabiah Games.
The IOC has formally announced Paris, Los Angeles, Budapest, and Rome as Candidate Cities to host the 2024 Olympic Games.
Sándor Széles, former President of the Hungarian Swimming Federation has passed away this week at the age of 61.
“LA is a city of dreamers, where the impossible becomes possible.”
South African Roland Schoeman fell just short of reaching his dream of a 5th Olympic Games appearance.
Olympic medalist Katie Hoff, who retired from competitive swimming in December 2015, was inducted into the Maryland Swimming Hall of Fame this past weekend.
And then there were two. After Budapest formally withdraws its bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games, only Los Angeles and Paris will remain in the race.
Kitajima qualifying for his 5th Olympics is not a sure thing.
Some tickets to the 2018 Commonwealth Games are seeing their original price increase tenfold due to online reseller websites.
The Olympic and Paralympic Flags were welcomed this week to Ishinomaki in Miyagi Prefecture by crowds of students from the…
Florent Manaudou, Olympic Champion in the 50 free at London 2012, will be commentating World Championships in Budapest this summer. …
During the dismantling of the Rio 2016 Olympic facilities, one man died from electrocution and another lost his leg due to crashing in the beach volleyball arena. Both victims were outsourced workers hired to help dismantle the Olympic facilities.
Check out selection procedures for the 2017 World University Games.