Lifestyle

Lessons From Legends: Coach Ray Bussard, An Independent Mind

Is your approach to competitive swimming as a coach, athlete or parent out of the mainstream? Do you think differently…outside the box? Then consider your perspective to what Coach Ray Bussard injected into the sport during his relatively short, 21-year coaching career.

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When a Program Becomes a Family: Thoughts on the Life of Michael Heaney

Michael Heaney, the namesake of the Swim for Mike fundraiser, has passed away.

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Swim4Good Nominated for Open Water Swimming Performance of the Year Award

Swim4Good – The Gibraltar Crossing (created by Víctor Rins)

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Ready for season opener, Harvard releases swimmer-made pump-up video

Check out this pre-season pump-up video for Harvard Swimming and Diving. The video was created by Harvard junior Spenser Goodman….

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Missy Franklin Named one of Time Magazine’s Most Influential Teens of 2013

World Champion and World Record holder Missy Franklin has been named one of Time’s most influential teens of 2013.

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David Marsh Fantasy Camp Vine Videos and Photos, an Inside Look

The USA Swimming Foundation’s Fantasy Camp included six Olympic hosts and a full immersion experience into Olympic Training Center life.

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Great Recruit Video: Utah Swimming and Diving

“Overall, I felt like this was the school where I could spend the next four years of my life.” –Maddy Meisel

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Houchin and Sutton to Visit Duke Children’s Hospital & Health Center

“The opportunity to do a hospital visit with The Jessie Rees Foundation is so special,” Sutton said. “It’s an extremely humbling and rewarding experience to be able to bring joy to a courageous kid who is battling cancer and to remind them to Never Ever Give Up.”

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November is American Diabetes Month – Meet a New Face of Courage

Hannah Vester of the College of William & Mary is one of many swimmers fighting the battle against diabetes – and winning.

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Auburn Raises Over $25,000 in Swim for MS Campaign

AUBURN, Ala. – The Auburn swimming and diving team completed its annual Orange and Blue Intrasquad Meet on Friday at the James E. Martin…

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Arena Teams Up With Rosolino To Promote Swimming Leading Up To Rio

Italian great Massimiliano Rosolino has joined the Arena swimwear team leading up to the 2016 Rio Olympics. The partnership was…

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Cornell Swim and Dive Tackle Movember Challenge For Charity

Cornell Men’s Swimming and Diving team take on No Shave November, taking it one step further, teaming up with an international charity organization to take part in Movember. (Featured image: Mitchell Johnson and Michael Reynolds)

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Program Development with Chris Hadden: Establishing Philosophies and Values – Part I

“As far as staffing goes, Chris looks for three main things from his assistants: 1) reliability, 2) skilled when working with the youth, and 3) capabilities for learning.”

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Michael Phelps To Be In Subway Commercial with Soccer Icon Pele

According to Nick Zaccardi and the Sports Business Journal, Michael Phelps, the greatest Olympian of all-time, has re-upped with Subway.

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What Does The Fox Say – Northern Michigan University Swim Jam

SwimSwam contributor, Kelly McCommons, is a former swimmer and current swim coach who is a broadcast journalism student at Northern…

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