SwimSwam Pulse: Fans Have Appetite For Phelps In 200 Back, Dressel In 200 Free

31 percent selected a Michael Phelps 200 back as the hypothetical race they wanted to see, though there’s also an appetite for a Caeleb Dressel 200 free.


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Schooling & Quah’s SGP Military Service Deferments End

Singaporean swimming aces Joseph Schooling and Quah Zheng Wen have had their mandatory national military duties deferred up until now.


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Swimming’s TopTenTweets: Introducing America’s Next Great Olympian

We’re back this week with swimming’s TopTenTweets presented by Arena, where we round up the best of the swimming Twitterverse.


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The SwimSwam Breakdown: Hafnaoui, Class of 2023, and Dressel Out of ISL

we discuss Olympic champ Ahmed Hafnaoui committing to IU, the recruiting class of 2023 already starting to commit, and the ins and outs of ISL developments

Most Likely To Go Pro

Towards the end of my senior year of high school, I was unexpectedly named “Most Likely To Go Pro” by my peers.

Canadian Paralympian In Critical Condition Due To Septic Shock

Multi-Paralympic medal winner Danielle Campo McLeod is in critical condition at a hospital in her native Canada after giving birth to her 3rd child.

Australia Reports 20% Increase In Drownings During Pandemic

Some concerning drowning figures are coming out of Australia, with a national report detailing the statistics compiled during July 2020 and June 2021

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Think You Can Beat Joseph Schooling In A 200 Fly?

Singapore’s Joseph Schooling has recently garnered media and fan attention for responding to another athlete’s social media post issuing a unique challenge.

SwimSwam Pulse: 55% Pick Regan Smith To Be Top US Olympian/NCAA Freshman Scorer

More than half of readers believe that Regan Smith will be the top scoring female freshman among the four that represented the U.S. in Tokyo.

Three Pet Hates About Swimming Strength Training

Three things not to do when when you’re strength training in order to get faster in the pool.

William & Mary Swimming: A Case Study in Reinstatement

Some of the strategies used by William & Mary that could apply to other programs to help avoid avoid being cut, and if they are, aid them in reinstatement.

Swimming, A Healing Comeback

Philip Yeager (pictured) fractured multiple vertebras in his back while hiking in 2020, and now swims 4-5 days a week.

Olympic Champion Pernille Blume Swaps Fins For Heels, Joins Danish Dance Show

Pernille Blume will spend some of her off-season in the dance studio, competing on the Danish celebrity dance show ‘Vild Med Dans’.

Swimming’s TopTenTweets: Diver Matty Lee Brings Relatable Post-Tokyo Content

We’re back this week with swimming’s TopTenTweets presented by Arena, where we round up the best of the swimming Twitterverse.

Beyond The Lane Lines: India’s Sajan Prakash Gets Promoted

Read on to find out more about smaller swimming stories from around the web in this week’s edition of Beyond the Lane Lines.