Articles by SwimSwam Staff

New Zealand Olympians Ingram and O’Donnell announce retirement

2012 Olympians Melissa Ingram and Carl O’Donnell announced their retirements today. In a press release from New Zealand Swimming Ingram…

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Coutts takes 50 butterfly and 100 freestyle on first night of New South Wales Championships

Men’s 400 freestyle 18 year old Kosuke Hagino of Japan found himself third at the 200 meter mark where David…

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Russian Swimmers suspended after Failing Doping Tests

It was announced today that former European Short Course Champion Ksenia Moskvina and 2012 Olympian Ekaterina Andreeva would be suspended from…

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Brazil has a strong first day at South American Youth Championships

On the first day of competition at the South American Youth Championships in Valparasio, Chile a young Brazilian team took…

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Germans Soften their qualification standards for Barcelona

After having a successful campaign at the 2008 Olympics, winning two gold and bronze to finish fifth in the medal…

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Rollason comments on the toughness of Danish Swimmers

In late January Australian coach Shannon Rollason was hired to take over the coaching duties at the Danish National Training…

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Meilutyte, Carlin and Roebuck put up World Bests

On the final night of the British Gas International Ruta Meilutyte, Jazz Carlin and Joe Roebuck all posted times that took top spot in…

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Kromowidjojo wins the 50 freestyle in star studded final

Olympic 50 and 100 freestyle champion Ranomi Kromowidjojo came away with gold in the 50 freestyle on the third night of…

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Miley comebacks with a strong 400 IM; Ervin takes the 50 freestyle

The second day of the British Gas International Competition saw Hannah Miley redeem herself in the 400 IM while Anthony…

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Australian Olympic Committee Launches Investigation

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has announced that they will be conducting their own investigation into the behaviour of James…

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Will there be a comeback for Ian Thorpe?

Although Ian Thorpe has talked about making comebacks for the both the 2013 World Championships and the 2014 Commonwealth Games,…

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Halsall takes centre stage on final day in Marseille

On the final day of the 2nd International Meeting of the Mediterranean in Marseille Great Britain’s Fran Halsall capped off a…

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Sun Yang Back in the pool, but the drama may not be over

It has been reported on People’s Daily Online that Sun Yang and long time coach Zhu Zhigen have decided it is time…

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Louisville Women, Notre Dame Men Both Repeat at 2013 Big East Championships

Both teams repeated as champions, but Villanova’s Hayley Edwards began the night by breaking a Big East Record previously belonging to an Olympian.

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Five Individual Big East Records Set on Day 3 in Indianapolis

The Notre Dame men can do almost no wrong at these Big East Championships, though the Cardinals still got some…

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