The pledge had raised $1.7 million as of September 22.
The plan, which had been approved by the D1 Council last week, has now been given the go-ahead by the Board. Men’s water polo is among the affected sports.
The Roar have reloaded with seven new athletes, including Scottish backstroker Kathleen Dawson and French sprinting legend Amaury Leveaux.
The national champion wrestler was executed on September 12 after being sentenced to death over the murder of an Iranian security guard.
The event will host close to 150 of the country’s top divers, with 10 national titles on the line, along with selection for the 2021 FINA World Cup.
Lohr was just about a week into his freshman year at Iowa when the decision was made to cut the swimming & diving programs.
Dave Salo will coach one of the new clubs, the Tokyo Frog Kings, during the ISL’s second season.
ISL Founder Konstantin Grigorishin thinks that swimmers still have an amateur mindset in terms of their approach to competing.
The 100 IM arrives, the skins could be any stroke, and a swimmer could potentially steal all of the points available in any given race.
Coaches will be permitted to challenge the official decision of the head referee.
All 10 team logos have been revealed on the league’s website.
With the University of Iowa cutting its swimming & diving programs, the NCAA has begun looking for a new host for the 2021 Men’s Division I Championships.
Rivard, a native of Springfield, Va., is among the youngest to cross the channel in decades due to the rules requiring swimmers to be at least 16 to go solo.
The AAU implemented strict safety procedures, including not allowing families to sit together, in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Martin has remained in the ICU since the accident on July 12. A GoFundMe page has been set up in order to help Reagan begin physical therapy in Atlanta.