Articles by Retta Race

In Briefs 04/29/15: Gunn Breaks Zimbabwean Records, Bechtel Wins “Catspys”, Oak Park Pool Site Determined

Christina Bechtel earned two individual “Catspys” at the University of Kentucky’s athletic awards ceremony earlier this week.

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FINA President Maglione Speaks In Favor of Removing Age Limit Of Its Members, Including Himself

Could we see FINA President Maglione in his position until 2021, when he will be 81 years old?


Australia’s “Sports Tally” Reveals Some Trepidation Headed into Rio

In the aftermath of a comparatively disastrous 2012 Olympic Games for Australia, where the country’s 10th position in the overall…

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Ottesen, Meilutyte and Peaty Earn Wins at the UK’s 2015 National Arena Swimming League Finals

The National Arena Swimming League held its annual meet in Cardiff, Wales, hosting some of the biggest swimming names in…


Four Northern Kentucky Clipper Swimmers Announce College Commitments

Four swimmers from the Northern KY Clippers club team commit to swimming at the collegiate level.


Joseph Schooling, Sergio Lopez Highlight Singapore Swimming Association Awards

Joseph Schooling and Coach Sergio Lopez earn top honors at the Singapore Swimming Association’s award ceremony this week.


Justin Hove Set To Become Ohio State Buckeye for 2015-16

Justin Hove, a senior from Mason, Ohio, just outside of Cincinnati, has committed to swim for the Ohio State University…

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Canadian Professor Awarded Grant to Study Team Canada Swimming

Building on the announcement by the Government of Canada that it will match private sector investment in support of the…


Bob Bowman Confirmed As New Head Coach of Arizona State University; Phelps Likely To Follow

Bob Bowman, coach of the one and only Michael Phelps, will become Head Coach at Arizona State University.


South African Female Swimming: “Get the Girls to Gold” Follow-up

The South African female youth certainly made their mark at this year’s South African National Championships, fueled by the “Get the Girls to Gold” campaign.

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UIndy Hires Drury University Asst. Jason Hite as New Head Coach

Just days after announcing the retirement of men’s and women’s swimming and diving head coach Gary Kinkead, the University of…


ASU Press Conference: Michael Phelps Will Be Joining Coach Bob Bowman In Tempe

Vice President for Arizona State University Athletics, Ray Anderson, formally introduces Bob Bowman as the new coach of the Sun Devils’ swimming program.


New Zealand Releases 2015 World University Games Roster

The 2015 World University Games are set to take place in Gwangju, South Korea on July 3-14th, and we now…

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Adam Peaty, Jazz Carlin Among Great Britain’s 2015 Worlds Team Roster

With his world-record-breaking 100m breaststroke swim at British World Trials, Adam Peaty is poised to continue his success at the 2015 FINA World Championships.


Swimming Australia Halts Search For New High Performance Director

Swimming Australia has come up empty-handed in its search for a replacement High Performance Director after Michael Scott resigned in February 2014.


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