Lifestyle

Olympic Trials to the Olympic Games Part II

“There are many swimmers that struggle to repeat their performance from the Olympic Trials at the Olympic Games and even fewer that exceed it.”

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What does the Olympic Manager job entail?

First ever female Olympic Manager, Bev Montrella shares what managers do and how they help the athletes and team be…

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The Gooder Column

Smell the improvement, as this one is worth reading, we swear. Seriously, give it a shot. We know the last few were bad, but everyone deserves a second chance-month.

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Otter Attacks Swimmer

“In the middle of the lake north of Duluth, the triathlete struggled as the animal sunk its needle-sharp teeth into her legs, feet and back, leaving 25 bite marks, some 2 inches deep.”

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Dear Katrina asks Nelson Diebel what challenges Olympians faced?

Dear Katrina, What challenges have Olympians faced in training? I interviewed Nelson Diebel, Olympic Gold Medalist, who shares one time…

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US Olympians on Twitter: The Complete List

Read how to follow all of the Twitters and Tweeters of the US Olympic Swim Team (Photo of the Olympic Team announcement ceremony courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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What steps did you take to make the Olympic Team? Olympian Roque Santos’ story.

Dear Katrina, What steps did you take to make the Olympic Team? Every Olympian has their own story. Here is…

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Former Bolles Coach Suffers Devastating Triathlon Accident

This time of year is supposed to be filled with happiness. The Olympic season is about four years of hard…

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Interested in Masters Swimming? President Nadine Day…

Hello All, US Masters Nationals just finished up last week. If you would like to get back into swimming, this…

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VIP Olympic Camp Party, Exclusive Photos

Swimmers may be preparing for the biggest meet of the year, but they still have time for some fun in Knoxville.

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Brendan Hansen, Wife Martha, Expecting First Child

First broken this morning by the New York Times, and then confirmed later by a Tweet from Brendan, the Hansens…

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SwimSpray at US Olympic Trials

SwimSpray’s “Shower With Me” T-shirts were a hit at Trials.

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Russia, Quebec Push for Mandatory Aquatic Education

After a successful test run in the Rostov region, a Russian council has made recommendations that swimming be incorporated into…

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Maurer, 2012 Olympic Swimmer, Poses for Playboy

No ruling yet on whether or not “birthday suits” are FINA approved for London.

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NBAC Swimmer Alec Cosgarea Passes Away in Car Accident

Alec Cosgarea, a HS All-American and younger brother of Stanford’s Drew died tragically on Monday. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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