Nicholas Andrade, a SwimMAC athlete, suffered a tragic driving accident visiting family in Brazil. He sustained a broken neck and trauma to his spinal cord. For SwimMAC athletes, alumni, and friends, you can show your support by participating in the 1st Annual Team Nick 5k. (Image courtesy of Prayers for Nick Andrade)
Nick Juba shares his perspective on Lotte Friis leaving Nice to train in Baltimore. (Photo: Victor Puig/victorpuig.com)
Gunnar Bentz is featured in the newest issue of Sports Illustrated as a “Face in the Crowd” (Photo Tweeted by Steve Bentz)
Lotte Friis (left) swam her first open water race on Saturday, and a Scandanavian swimming site is reporting that her next stop with be Baltimore in the United States. (Photo: Lotte Friis/Facebook.com)
Caeleb Dressel broke his 2nd NAG Record of the meet on the final day of the 2013 World Junior Championships. (Photo: Colin Blair/SwimSwam.com)
Caeleb Dressel has broken his first National Age Group Record as a 17-18. (Photo: Colin Blair/SwimSwam.com)
10-time North Carolina All-American Tom Luchsinger will train at the North Baltimore Aquatic Club as a professional. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Clare Blackwell, seen here with Bolles coaches Jason Calanog, Christian Bahr, and Sergio Lopez.
KING will have a pair of new National group coaches next year. (Photo above of NAG Record-breaking 15-16 boys’ 200 medley relay. (Photo Courtesy: Mark Moffatt)
Andrew Seliskar, on replay, in the men’s 200 IM: a very different swim, but another NAG Record. (File Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
James Michael Soderling, a former high-level swim coach in Kansas, has been banned for life from USA Swimming following incredibly serious drug charges.
NBAC head coach and CEO Bob Bowman has announced that Keenen Robinson will return to the club as Director of Athlete Services. (File Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
In club swimming news, two prominent clubs in North Carolina have combined to form East Carolina Aquatics. Greenville Swim Club…
SwimMAC’s David Marsh has signed a contract extension to remain as the club’s CEO until 2018. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
With the end of the 2012-2013 season approaching, 163 national age group records have been broken (or tied) over the past year between the short course and long course seasons. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, TheSwimPictures)