Efimova Pops Season-Best in 200 Breast; Russians Dominate Final Day of Grand Challenge

Russian Yuliya Efimova was back on form on the final day of the 2013 Grand Challenge meet in Irvine, California. (Photo: Melissa Lundie/


Morozov Goes Under 22 Seconds Again at Speedo Grand Challenge

On day two of the 2013 Speedo Grand Challenge, USC Trojan Vlad Morozov, who went pro this year after a brilliant…


Hardy Doubles; DiRado Posts Top American Time on Day 1 of Speedo Grand Challenge

Stanford’s Maya DiRado, in her first long course meet of the season, appears to be poised for her international-level breakout. (Photo: Tim Binning/


Cielo, Schoeman Competing at Arizona Invite This Weekend

Cesar Cielo and Roland Schoeman, who have somewhat of a history, will race head-to-head in Phoenix this weekend at the 2013 Arizona Invitational. (Photo: Satiro Sodre/SSPress)


10-Year Old Winn Aung Breaks Kris Humphries’ NAG Record

In the team’s first long course meet of 2013, Redding Swim Team 10-year old Winn Aung swam a 1:01.21 in…


T2’s Matthew Limbacher Breaks National Age Group Record in 50 Breaststroke

T2 Aquatics’ Matthew Limbacher broke a 21-year old National Age Group Record in Florida on Sunday. (Stock Photo: Janna Schulze/


SwimMAC Relay Stars Recap Record Run, Video Interview

At the 2013 Charlotte Ultraswim, SwimSwam caught up with record-breaking SwimMAC relay stars Matthew Josa, Jack Manchester, Michael Chadwick, and Kyle Darmody. Coach David…


Matt Rankin Out at Phoenix Swim Club; Garrett McCaffrey Named Interim Head Coach

SwimSwam’s Garrett McCaffrey, seen here outside of the Beijing Water Cube, has been named the new head coach at the Phoenix Swim Club.

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Grace Van Brunt Breaks 10 & Under 50 Back NAG Record in Clearwater

Grace Van Brunt of the Georgia Coastal Aquatic Team broke a National Age Group Record held by rising California high school swimmer Ella Eastin. (Stock Photo: Tim Binning)


Ryan Murphy rips a 25 Butterfly at the end of workout

After a longer aerobic workout, Bolles School Super Star Ryan Murphy steps up to see what he’s got in a 25 fly. (Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning/


2013 Winter Juniors Time Standards Overall Get Faster, But Not By Much

Defending Winter Junior Nationals 200 backstroker Kathleen Baker doesn’t have to worry about qualifying for the 2013 meet, but she may be facing fewer competitors after the women’s backstroke qualifying standards stiffened significantly. (Photo: Tim BInning/

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Former Michigan HS Swim Coach Dennis Carter Banned for Life

Former Michigan High School swim coach Dennis Carter has been added to the USA Swimming public list of “Individuals Permanently…

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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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PEAK’s Benjamin Ho Breaks Ryan Murphy NAG Record in 100m Back

Benjamin Ho and his coach Abi Liu pose after Ho broke Ryan Murphy’s National Age Group Record in one of his last attempts on Sunday. (Photo Courtesy: Abi Liu)


Hardcore Swim Of the Week: Grant House in the 400 IM at the Showcase Classic

“The HardCoreSwim of the week goes to Grant House of the Cincinnati Marlins for his 400 IM swim at last week’s Showcase Classic in Clearwater Florida, with honorable mentions to Michael Andrew, Maxime Rooney, and Benjamin Ho.” (Artwork Credit: HCS)

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