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Q&A: Katrina Radke Talks Survivor ‘Ready Room’ 1 Week Out of Premiere

“I think fans should just be prepared to watch an awesome show,” Radke says. “The cool thing about Survivor is that it’s constantly evolving. They love to keep people wondering what’s going to happen.”

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First Swim Meet 101 – The Swimmers’ Version

Part 1 of a two-part guide for swimmers and parents to enjoy their first swim meet.

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First Swim Meet 101 – The Parents’ Version

Part Two of a two-part guide for swimmers and parents to enjoy their first meet.

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Study Looks At Death Risk During Triathlons

As excited as we are to celebrate those athletes finishing a grueling triathlon event, we’re also devastated when we hear of a sudden and tragic death occurring during a race.

Katie Reveno Writes Children’s Book Promoting Synchronized Swimming

Katie Reveno is hoping to introduce girls to synchronized swimming through new book.

Swimming Australia Says Their Entire Board Will Vote For Marriage Equality

Double Olympic medalist Mitch Larkin (above) is one of the few Australian elites who have spoken out on the marriage equality vote this week in Australia.

Research Participants Needed: NCAA Division I Female Swimming Coaches

I am currently conducting a research study, approved by the University of Tennessee, on the career experiences of female college swim coaches who have spent time coaching at the NCAA Division I level. Experience in any position is welcome: assistant, associate, and head coaches.

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How to Ramp Up Early Season Conditioning

In the early weeks of spring training, swimmers are faced with the challenge of getting back into shape for summer racing. After a solid few weeks of taper, championship meets, and multiple days off from all training, putting in the strength and conditioning that follows can be quite difficult.

Little Things That Count In Swimming

Whether it’s a t-shirt, cap or a bag tag, these little things in swimming mean a whole lot to our swimmers.

Beyond The Lane Lines: Conor Dwyer Teams Up With Zac Efron

Conor Dwyer tapped into his Hollywood connections to benefit the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles.

Getting Back Into The Swimming State Of Mind

Labor Day marked my two-year anniversary of when I started training to swim competitively at the age of 53.

4 Tips for Swim Parents on Why We Shouldn’t Coach Our Kids

If you are a coach and your son or daughter is on your team, this article is not for you. This is for us on the sidelines, the parents who give their swimmers tips, thinking we’ll help our kids improve. This is where the old adage, “coaches coach, swimmers swim and parents parent” comes into play.

Conor Dwyer Leads 7th Inning Stretch at Chicago Cubs Game

At Friday night’s Cubs game, Illinois native Conor Dwyer led the Wrigley Field crowd in a raucous rendition of “Take Me Out to the Ball Game.”

The Key To Happiness: Naked Swimming

 It is a new concept for swimming in the ocean – feeling free and one with nature.

“Butt-Dialing Michael Phelps Changed My Life”

Michael Phelps is among the rare swimmers, or Olympic athletes in general, who transcend the sports in which they compete…

Setting Goals: Short, Medium And Long Term

We begin every camp at The Race Club by helping each swimmer in setting goals: a short term, medium term and a long term goal.

Opinion: Stop NCAA Hazing & Drinking Events Or NCAA Will Stop Swimming

Which is more essential to the proverbial “college experience”: forced binge drinking fests with incoming freshmen or having the swim team remain a part of your college athletic department?