Heart of a Champion

Olympians Bennett & Kowal Participate in 22-Mile Boston Harbor Swim for Charity

Swim Across America wrote a pair of big checks to cancer researchers on Thursday morning.

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Hardcore Swim Selling Suits to Benefit Swim for MS, Team NEGU

Swim for MS is an organization that uses swimming as a vehicle to raise money for Multiple Sclerosis, a horrendous…

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Nathan Murray Launches ‘Water Comfort’ Program as Part of Eagle Scout Project

Nathan Murray, a Junior National qualifier at SwimMAC Carolina, turned his love for swimming into his Eagle Scout project.

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Boston Area Team Hosting “Marathon Swim” for Marathon Bombing Victims

With the help of new team member, and Olympic gold medalist, Rhi Jeffrey, Bernal’s Gator Swim Club is raising money for Boston Marathon victims. (Stock Photo: Janna Schulze)

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Former Florida All-American, WUG Champion, Laura Booth Needs Blood Donations

A former University of Florida All-American needs help battling a terrible disease, and we’re asking the swimming community to help.

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As SwimSwam Surpasses 20,000 Facebook Fans, a Chance to Give Back

2012 was a banner year for us here at SwimSwam. That’s because it was our first year. As I write…


Missy Franklin Joining Stand Up to Cancer Telethon with Hanks, Timberlake

The above painting of Missy Franklin was captored by impressionist Malcom Farley leading up to her Olympic exploits.


Bolles Swimmers Raise Over $3,000 in Clare Blackwell Fundraiser

Florida Gator Colin Hamilton teamed with a group of Bolles Teammates to raise a huge sum of money in honor of their former coach. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Bolles Alum Organizes Fundraiser For Clare Blackwell

Photo of Clare Blackwell and the Bolles coaching staff courtesy: Jason Calanog


Only the Good Die Young

Fran Crippen Remembered One Year Later Brings Echoes of Steve Prefontaine


Swim Talk with Texas A&M Captain Amini Fonua

Braden Keith chats with Texas A&M Men’s Swim Team captain Amini Fonua (Photo courtesy: ©2012 Tim Binning)


Video: Jess Schipper Talks MND and Me, Upcoming Olympic Year

Today, I sat down with Australian 5-time World Champion and four-time Olympic medalist Jess Schipper from Australia. We spoke about…