“I plan to continue to prepare Kirsty Coventry for her 4th Olympic Games in London and then take some time to welcome my husband back home from his service to our country and enjoy Austin with our children.”
What’s the SwimSpray culture like? “We’re all college swimming buddies. That turns out to be huge for a couple of reasons: Everyone understands how to work hard; and everyone adopts a very team-oriented mindset.”
Japanese National Championships, Tokyo: Ryosuke Irie swam a 53.17 in the 100 back taking the top seed.
Brent Hayden wins the 50 free & Ryan Cochrane dominates the 1500 free! (Courtesy Swimming Natation Canada/SendtoNews)
Athony Ervin, 2000 Olympic Gold Medalist in the 50 free, reacts to his 100 & 50 freestyle swims at the 2012 Indianapolis Grand Prix.
Micah Lawrence reacts to her 200 meters breaststroke victory at the Indianapolis Grand Prix. Her time, 2:24, makes her a contender to make Team USA at U.S. Olympic Trials this summer in Omaha.
Dana Vollmer, winner of the 100 free & fly at the Indianapolis Grand Prix, has a goal time of 55 in the 100 fly this summer, re: she wants a world record!
Clark Burckle is now an Olympic contender after his 2:09 200 breast prelim & 2:10 win at the Indianapolis Grand Prix.
In honor of Canadian Olympic Trials, Celebrity Swim Tuesday profiles Canadian star, Estella Warren. “I really wanted to go to the Olympics,” Estella explained, “but everyone wanted me to model for them, so I said why not!”
Savannah King talks with SwimSwam’s Callumn Ng about the vibe at Canadian Olympic Trials. (photo credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures.com)
Missy Franklin is America’s darling, a swimming purist who will not go pro despite millions in potential endorsement revenue. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)