7 out of every 10 voters picked Caeleb Dressel’s 1:40.61 200 IM as the most impressive off-event swim of the opening weekend of college invite season.
My kids started swimming with our club team when they were five and seven years old. Looking back, I am not the same swim parent that I was back then—and thank goodness for that!
A short-axis stroke is defined as a stroke where there is desirable rotation of the body along the short axis through the middle of the hip, as opposed to the long axis, along the length of the body.
A scholarship is a wonderful bonus, but by focusing on it, children may view swimming as work rather than a great life experience.
With the introduction of the back footplate on the swim starting blocks in 2008, the dynamics of the technique of starting changed.
With the #1 overall pick in the 2018 SwimSquad Draft, Team Krayzelburg selects…
About 40% of voters picked Stanford’s Olympic and world champ sprinter Simone Manuel as the most concerning NCAA swimmer MIA this fall.
More than half of voters selected Indiana’s wins over Texas and Florida as the upset of the NCAA season so far.
There is more to a strong kick than flexibility. For the down kick, the quadriceps, hip flexors and core muscles have to be incredibly strong in order to create a quick snap of the foot backwards…
90% of SwimSwam voters proved their sanity this week, selecting Stanford to win the 2018 women’s NCAA title.
Breaststroke is the most challenging, inefficient and slowest of the four strokes. It is also the key to a successful IM.
“A coach once told me that his favorite swim parents are the ones who jump in and help–wherever they are needed–and don’t expect anything in return. Keep that in mind, especially at swim meets.”
35% of voters found Anthony Ervin’s decision to kneel during the U.S. national anthem at the Raia Rapida meet “unpatriotic,” but 38% said it was neither patriotic nor unpatriotic.
Incorporating a yoga for swimmers practice into your training program provides several different benefits that will enhance your performance…
Welcome to SwimSwam’s feature, called simply SwimSwam Discussion. We might rename it at a later point in time (Hospitality Room,…